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31 May 2013

  • 16:00, 31 May 2013 (UTC)

Buchwaldoboletus lignicola, underside of cap showing pores

  • 08:00, 31 May 2013 (UTC)

Alasinga Perumal

  • 00:00, 31 May 2013 (UTC)

Gloriosa superba

30 May 2013

  • 16:00, 30 May 2013 (UTC)

Flag of Senegal

  • 08:00, 30 May 2013 (UTC)

A brick building with large arched windows

  • 00:00, 30 May 2013 (UTC)

29 May 2013

  • 16:00, 29 May 2013 (UTC)

Nike Zeus A being launched at White Sands Missile Range

  • 08:00, 29 May 2013 (UTC)

Simón Bolívar

  • 00:00, 29 May 2013 (UTC)

Walker Art Center in Minneapolis

28 May 2013

  • 16:00, 28 May 2013 (UTC)

Bertholdia trigona

  • 08:00, 28 May 2013 (UTC)

Roholte Church

  • 00:00, 28 May 2013 (UTC)

Aerial view of the Arlington Memorial Amphitheater

27 May 2013

  • 16:00, 27 May 2013 (UTC)

Façade of the old Notre Dame Cathedral now preserved as the entrance

  • 08:00, 27 May 2013 (UTC)

Shelby Miller pitching

  • 00:00, 27 May 2013 (UTC)

Dragon breathing fire

26 May 2013

  • 16:00, 26 May 2013 (UTC)

Jesus and Nicodemus, by Crijn Hendricksz, 1616–1645

  • 08:00, 26 May 2013 (UTC)

Congressional Palace of Argentina

  • 00:00, 26 May 2013 (UTC)

female Turquoise Parrot

25 May 2013

  • 16:00, 25 May 2013 (UTC)

Krishna with eight wives

  • 08:00, 25 May 2013 (UTC)

Cardinal Wolsey

  • 00:00, 25 May 2013 (UTC)

Gazebo in San Marco Square

24 May 2013

  • 16:04, 24 May 2013 (UTC)

Sir James Chadwick

  • 08:19, 24 May 2013 (UTC)

Mondeuse grapes growing in Savoie

  • 00:34, 24 May 2013 (UTC)

Oenococcus oeni, a member of the lactic acid bacteria family that is used in winemaking

23 May 2013

  • 16:49, 23 May 2013 (UTC)
  • 09:04, 23 May 2013 (UTC)

Helicia glabriflora - foliage

  • 00:39, 23 May 2013 (UTC)

St Kilda field mouse

22 May 2013

  • 16:54, 22 May 2013 (UTC)

Krake's splashdown

  • 09:09, 22 May 2013 (UTC)

Diamond Trust of London paper prototype

  • 01:24, 22 May 2013 (UTC)

No. 33 Squadron RAAF Boeing 707 refuelling a US Navy F/A-18 Hornet for its part in the war in Afghanistan, April 2002

21 May 2013

  • 17:39, 21 May 2013 (UTC)

Caracas Cathedral

  • 09:54, 21 May 2013 (UTC)

Mount Elbert

  • 00:19, 21 May 2013 (UTC)

Christiana Mariana von Ziegler, poetess

20 May 2013

  • 16:34, 20 May 2013 (UTC)

Rosario de Acuña Villanueva de la Iglesia

  • 08:49, 20 May 2013 (UTC)

Pinemere Camp sign

  • 01:04, 20 May 2013 (UTC)

Later artist's impression of the Gibbet of Montfaucon, after Viollet-le-Duc

19 May 2013

  • 17:19, 19 May 2013 (UTC)

Gustave Pellet published Elles by Toulouse-Lautrec

  • 09:34, 19 May 2013 (UTC)

Chapel Cleeve Manor

  • 01:49, 19 May 2013 (UTC)

Râpa Roşie Geological monument

18 May 2013

  • 18:04, 18 May 2013 (UTC)

Rock Drill

  • 08:00, 18 May 2013 (UTC)

View of the North Acropolis at Tikal

  • 00:00, 18 May 2013 (UTC)

Via fence on an 11 GHz pcb circuit

17 May 2013

  • 16:00, 17 May 2013 (UTC)

Seen from the Academy Park side

  • 08:00, 17 May 2013 (UTC)

Mongolian death worm (Allghoikhorkhoi)

16 May 2013

  • 23:48, 16 May 2013 (UTC)

The galactic habitable zone of the Milky Way is often seen as an annulus, although the reality may be far more complex

  • 15:33, 16 May 2013 (UTC)

Two sea urchin tests

  • 07:08, 16 May 2013 (UTC)

Carolina Muzzilli

15 May 2013

  • 23:08, 15 May 2013 (UTC)

A Popemobile

An adult standing inside a large rockshelter

  • 00:36, 15 May 2013 (UTC)

The façade of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

14 May 2013

  • 16:51, 14 May 2013 (UTC)

Model of the treasure ship on display at the Ibn Battuta Mall

  • 09:06, 14 May 2013 (UTC)

INS Satpura (F48)

  • 00:10, 14 May 2013 (UTC)

Full View Selworthy Beacon

13 May 2013

  • 16:25, 13 May 2013 (UTC)

Island ladies making Kava

  • 08:40, 13 May 2013 (UTC)

Gold glass bottom, with 4th century married couple, inscribed "PIE ZESES"

  • 00:55, 13 May 2013 (UTC)

Matthew Piers Watt Boulton, c.1840

12 May 2013

  • 16:55, 12 May 2013 (UTC)

St. Michael's Cathedral

Mahango Game Park

11 May 2013

  • 17:33, 11 May 2013 (UTC)

St. Lamberti, Hildesheim, 2007

Sir Alan McNicoll circa 1940s

Gobi desert dunes in the Gurvansaikhan National Park, Mongolia

10 May 2013

  • 16:00, 10 May 2013 (UTC)

Sorrow by Vincent van Gogh

  • ... that van Gogh used his Sorrow (pictured) to "express something of life's struggle"?
  • ... that the final version of the 33-metre-high (108 ft) Temple 33 at the ancient Maya city of Tikal in Guatemala was completely destroyed by archaeologists in 1965?
  • ... that in the Glee episode "Wonder-ful", Katey Sagal appears as the mother of Kevin McHale's character Artie Abrams, months after McHale had suggested her for the role at a Comic-Con panel?
  • ... that Friedrich Wilhelm Rust, who was able to play Bach's Das Wohltemperierte Clavier from memory as a teenager, studied composition with Bach's sons and the violin in Italy?
  • ... that Cuthbert Christy was senior medical officer to the second battalion, West African Field Force in Northern Nigeria from 1898 to 1902?
  • ... that "Buenos Amigos" was a career-launching song for American singer Selena, who recorded it as a duet with Alvaro Torres in 1991?
  • ... that in 1941 the manager of Yeeda Station fatally shot himself by accident only to be replaced by a man who was arrested for cattle stealing?
  • 08:00, 10 May 2013 (UTC)

Close up of Gorgon at the pediment of Artemis temple in Corfu

  • 00:00, 10 May 2013 (UTC)

Louis-André de Grimaldi

9 May 2013

  • 16:00, 9 May 2013 (UTC)

Gasherbrum II from Base Camp

  • 08:00, 9 May 2013 (UTC)

A Qing Dynasty illustration of Lu Xun

  • 00:00, 9 May 2013 (UTC)

Frontispiece and title page to eighteenth-century miscellany, illustrating a bog-house and title page to The Merry Thought: or, The Glass-Window and Bog-house Miscellany

8 May 2013

  • 16:00, 8 May 2013 (UTC)
  • 08:00, 8 May 2013 (UTC)

Paoli Dam

  • 00:00, 8 May 2013 (UTC)

Dirt and grass along the edge of a river

7 May 2013

  • 16:00, 7 May 2013 (UTC)

Illustration of Noah's Ark landing on the Mountains of Ararat (fol. 521a)

  • 08:00, 7 May 2013 (UTC)

Merlot grapes

  • 00:00, 7 May 2013 (UTC)

Mythicomyces corneipes

6 May 2013

  • 16:05, 6 May 2013 (UTC)

Map of Christmas Island published by Goos

  • 08:20, 6 May 2013 (UTC)

George Juskalian in military uniform

  • 00:00, 6 May 2013 (UTC)

Portrait by Antoine Maurin

5 May 2013

  • 16:00, 5 May 2013 (UTC)

St Michael's Church, Duntisbourne Rouse

  • 08:00, 5 May 2013 (UTC)

Banksia speciosa, San Francisco Botanical Garden

  • 00:00, 5 May 2013 (UTC)

Waveguide post filter

4 May 2013

  • 16:00, 4 May 2013 (UTC)
  • 08:00, 4 May 2013 (UTC)

Maria Tallchief in 1954

  • 00:00, 4 May 2013 (UTC)

Mariano Rivera pitching

3 May 2013

  • 16:00, 3 May 2013 (UTC)

Hunterwali film poster

  • 08:00, 3 May 2013 (UTC)

Sant Tukaram

  • 00:00, 3 May 2013 (UTC)

The B-2 Spirit took up its design from Hal Markarian

2 May 2013

  • 16:00, 2 May 2013 (UTC)

All Saints' Church, Winthorpe

  • 08:00, 2 May 2013 (UTC)

Rembrandt self-portrait, 1635

  • 00:00, 2 May 2013 (UTC)

PSY performing on March 9, 2013

1 May 2013

  • 16:00, 1 May 2013 (UTC)

Viking siege of Paris

  • 08:00, 1 May 2013 (UTC)

No. 1 Squadron RAAF Lincoln bomber at Tengah, Singapore, in 1950

  • 00:00, 1 May 2013 (UTC)

Test of Cidaris cidaris

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