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30 November 2012

  • 16:00, 30 November 2012 (UTC)

A painting of the north view of the Chunar Fort, 1705

  • 08:00, 30 November 2012 (UTC)

Harry Rockafeller from the 1940 Scarlet Letter

  • 00:00, 30 November 2012 (UTC)

Overview of the Great Colonnade at Apamea in Syria

29 November 2012

  • 16:00, 29 November 2012 (UTC)

Ramnagar Fort

  • 08:00, 29 November 2012 (UTC)

Orca porpoising

  • 00:00, 29 November 2012 (UTC)

John Breckinridge

28 November 2012

  • 16:00, 28 November 2012 (UTC)

Tourist and pilgrim boats on Ganges River on the occasion of Dev Deepawali festival on Karthik Purnima

  • 08:00, 28 November 2012 (UTC)

Cathedral from across neighboring intersection

  • 00:00, 28 November 2012 (UTC)

The John Harvard statue

27 November 2012

  • 16:00, 27 November 2012 (UTC)

Ocypode cursor

  • 08:00, 27 November 2012 (UTC)

Robert Roswell Brown from the 1937 New Mexico Military Institute yearbook

  • 00:00, 27 November 2012 (UTC)

The Great Tetrapylon at Palmyra linking the western and central sections of the colonnade

26 November 2012

  • 16:00, 26 November 2012 (UTC)

Towarzystwo Sztuka 1897 logo

  • 08:00, 26 November 2012 (UTC)

Enryaku-ji, Ōtsu, Shiga, Japan

  • 00:00, 26 November 2012 (UTC)

2011 World Drivers' Champion Sebastian Vettel

25 November 2012

  • 16:00, 25 November 2012 (UTC)

Beatrice Kerr

  • 08:00, 25 November 2012 (UTC)

Cliffs at Gedser Odde

  • 00:00, 25 November 2012 (UTC)

Gibraltar 2

24 November 2012

  • 16:00, 24 November 2012 (UTC)

Ctenella chagius

  • 08:00, 24 November 2012 (UTC)

1932 caricature of Hele and Borwick

  • 00:00, 24 November 2012 (UTC)

Nurse Klivia (Hetty Blok), 1966

23 November 2012

  • 16:00, 23 November 2012 (UTC)

Franz Marc's "The Tower of Blue Horses"

  • 08:00, 23 November 2012 (UTC)

Remains of the Camp of Diocletian at Palmyra

  • 00:00, 23 November 2012 (UTC)

Alfonso Litta

22 November 2012

  • 16:00, 22 November 2012 (UTC)

Maze coral

  • 08:00, 22 November 2012 (UTC)

Indian gooseberry, or Amla (Phyllanthus emblica)

  • ... that veneration of the Amla tree (pictured), in particular on Amalaka Ekadashi, is due to the belief that the god Vishnu resides in and near the tree?
  • ... that Carol Lee Flinders, coauthor of the "renowned countercultural cookbook" Laurel's Kitchen, has also written books on spirituality, mysticism, and feminism?
  • ... that B4 is a classification for people with visual impairments and is used in sports including sailing, bowls, swimming and cycling?
  • ... that one of the largest shoe companies in Germany, Klauser Schuhe, sponsored the painting of the Lego Bridge in the style of Lego bricks?
  • ... that the Carpet Chameleon can change colour according to its need to warm up or its mood?
  • ... that as Hungarian tennis champion Jenő Zsigmondy's health faded he had to give up tennis and subsequently took up golf?
  • 00:00, 22 November 2012 (UTC)

Blackburn Rovers F.C. in 1884

21 November 2012

  • 16:00, 21 November 2012 (UTC)

Mattheus Marinus Schepman

  • 08:00, 21 November 2012 (UTC)

A green flower-like structure composed of leaves

  • 00:00, 21 November 2012 (UTC)

20 November 2012

  • 16:00, 20 November 2012 (UTC)

Saree, wrapped around the waistline

  • 08:00, 20 November 2012 (UTC)

Calostoma cinnabarinum

  • 00:00, 20 November 2012 (UTC)

Little Raven, some time between 1868 and 1874

19 November 2012

  • 16:00, 19 November 2012 (UTC)

The Hermitage, a Grade II-listed gazebo in the Old Town area of Eastbourne

  • 08:00, 19 November 2012 (UTC)

Central Asian Buddhist Monks, art work from the Second German Turfan expedition

  • 00:00, 19 November 2012 (UTC)

Lumumba, freed and negotiating, in Brussels

18 November 2012

  • 16:05, 18 November 2012 (UTC)

Rhododendron spinuliferum

  • 08:20, 18 November 2012 (UTC)

Kevin Pietersen

  • 00:35, 18 November 2012 (UTC)

Burgundy railcar with a wedge-shaped nose

17 November 2012

  • 16:50, 17 November 2012 (UTC)

Hawaii lunar sample display

  • 08:00, 17 November 2012 (UTC)

Stetind (1,392 m)

  • 00:00, 17 November 2012 (UTC)
Maria Bal as Angel of Death by Jacek Malczewski

16 November 2012

  • 16:00, 16 November 2012 (UTC)

Trioceros cristatus

  • 08:00, 16 November 2012 (UTC)

Portrait of Diego de Guevara by Michael Sittow

  • 00:00, 16 November 2012 (UTC)

Nazario Benavídez painted by Franklin Rawson

15 November 2012

  • 16:05, 15 November 2012 (UTC)

Irish Red and White Setter

  • 08:20, 15 November 2012 (UTC)

Yumiko Hotta in a red top and black wristbands, sitting in the corner of a wrestling ring in 2010

  • 00:00, 15 November 2012 (UTC)

A section of frieze from the Mayan city of Balamku

14 November 2012

  • 16:00, 14 November 2012 (UTC)

Claire Taylor

  • 08:00, 14 November 2012 (UTC)

Police dog

  • 00:00, 14 November 2012 (UTC)

Mike Redmond

13 November 2012

  • 16:00, 13 November 2012 (UTC)

"Der Geist hilft unsrer Schwachheit auf", autograph

  • 08:00, 13 November 2012 (UTC)

Ned Kelly the day before his execution by hanging in November 1880

  • 00:00, 13 November 2012 (UTC)

Eye of a Golden Eagle

12 November 2012

  • 16:00, 12 November 2012 (UTC)

Jesus's Entry into Jerusalem

  • 08:00, 12 November 2012 (UTC)

The Shakespeare Garden's monument and fountain

  • 00:00, 12 November 2012 (UTC)

Gibraltar Cross of Sacrifice

11 November 2012

  • 16:00, 11 November 2012 (UTC)

Tank in 'Sunshield' camouflage for Operation Bertram

  • 08:00, 11 November 2012 (UTC)

Cranmer Court in 2007

  • 00:00, 11 November 2012 (UTC)

Abstract panel from the Williamsburg Housing Project murals

10 November 2012

  • 16:00, 10 November 2012 (UTC)

Dueodde Lighthouse

  • 08:00, 10 November 2012 (UTC)

Indre Viskontas

  • 00:00, 10 November 2012 (UTC)

Wreckage of Ellen Southard

9 November 2012

  • 16:00, 9 November 2012 (UTC)

The Venetian Towers, Barcelona

  • 08:00, 9 November 2012 (UTC)

Staples Center

  • 00:00, 9 November 2012 (UTC)

Zinfandel/Tribidrag grapes

8 November 2012

  • 16:00, 8 November 2012 (UTC)

Charles V Wall, Gibraltar

  • 08:00, 8 November 2012 (UTC)

North face of Pyramid Mound

  • 00:00, 8 November 2012 (UTC)

Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes

7 November 2012

  • 16:00, 7 November 2012 (UTC)

Martha, Countess of Elgin, portrait about 1761 by Allan Ramsay (1713–1784)

  • 08:00, 7 November 2012 (UTC)

Nice views of the Hudson, and 20-foot ceilings, for about $2,200 a month

  • 00:00, 7 November 2012 (UTC)

An 8×8 matrix mixer at the bottom of a rack

6 November 2012

  • 16:00, 6 November 2012 (UTC)

Side view of a Gothic Revival church

  • 08:00, 6 November 2012 (UTC)

The lake front at Geneva

  • 00:00, 6 November 2012 (UTC)

1987 Naylor TF 1700

5 November 2012

  • 16:00, 5 November 2012 (UTC)

Torra di Mortella

  • 08:00, 5 November 2012 (UTC)

Bernabé Araoz (1776–1824)), governor of Tucumán, Argentina

  • 00:00, 5 November 2012 (UTC)

Garden of the Righteous at Yad Vashem

4 November 2012

  • 16:00, 4 November 2012 (UTC)

Franciszek Lampi, Portrait of a Lady

  • 08:00, 4 November 2012 (UTC)

Interior of the Basilica, Volubilis

  • 00:00, 4 November 2012 (UTC)

View of the Cloud Platform at Juyongguan from the north

3 November 2012

  • 16:00, 3 November 2012 (UTC)

Ajanta cave painting by Robert Gill

  • 08:00, 3 November 2012 (UTC)

West Indian sea egg

  • 00:00, 3 November 2012 (UTC)

Graham Waterhouse, 2011

2 November 2012

  • 16:00, 2 November 2012 (UTC)

Naraka

  • 08:00, 2 November 2012 (UTC)

General view of Honiara

  • 00:00, 2 November 2012 (UTC)

Anna Schäffer

1 November 2012

  • 16:00, 1 November 2012 (UTC)

Nativity of St. John the Baptist Church

  • 08:00, 1 November 2012 (UTC)

Blazing The Door to Hell Fire

  • 00:00, 1 November 2012 (UTC)

Winchester Mystery House

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