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31 October 2013

  • 16:00, 31 October 2013 (UTC)

Cemetery and Canal by Cowen

  • 08:00, 31 October 2013 (UTC)

Wukang Mansion

  • 00:00, 31 October 2013 (UTC)

Williamsburg print shop sign = rebus

30 October 2013

  • 16:00, 30 October 2013 (UTC)

Gitega drums in the sanctuary

  • 08:00, 30 October 2013 (UTC)

Bertha Parker Pallan

  • 00:00, 30 October 2013 (UTC)

Russula crustosa

29 October 2013

  • 16:00, 29 October 2013 (UTC)

Mottled Owl

  • 08:00, 29 October 2013 (UTC)

Cavalier Windmill at Langlade

  • 00:00, 29 October 2013 (UTC)

Main entrance to Nahalat Yitzhak Cemetery, Givatayim, Israel

28 October 2013

  • 16:00, 28 October 2013 (UTC)

Lågskär Lighthouse

  • ... that Finland's Lågskär island lighthouse (pictured) contained the world's first rotating gas lighting device?
  • ... that two years after the magnificent wedding of Edward of Norfolk, his father-in-law was hanged at Tyburn?
  • ... that the wooden chapel on Malören in northern Sweden became known as the "cathedral of the islands" due to its tall spire?
  • ... that a content audit, a qualitative analysis of all or part of a website, can help an organization develop its content strategy?
  • ... that in Dutch director Ruud van Hemert's Schatjes (1984), one of the most successful Dutch movies ever, parents and their children engage in guerrilla warfare?
  • ... that no One Day International cricket matches have been played at the Albion Sports Complex since 1985?
  • ... that royal midwife Mrs. Cannon collected exotic animals and curiosities such as Oliver Cromwell's nightcap?
  • 08:00, 28 October 2013 (UTC)

Remy Sylado

  • 00:00, 28 October 2013 (UTC)

Zigrasimecia tonsora holotype

27 October 2013

  • 16:00, 27 October 2013 (UTC)

Skånela Church

  • ... that there are fifteen runestones in or near Skånela Church (pictured), Sweden?
  • ... that photographer Cecilia Glaisher compiled an illustrated book of ferns during the Victorian fern craze?
  • ... that ants of the extinct genus Haidomyrmex could possibly open their mandibles to almost twice their head size?
  • ... that YouTube personality Daym Drops became a host on the Travel Channel after posting a YouTube video of himself eating a hamburger from Five Guys?
  • ... that the first owner of the Silas Ferrell House owned two businesses and helped to operate a third?
  • ... that the diary of Christian missionary Elizabeth Barrows Ussher is said to have described "unspeakable cruelty"?
  • ... that lawyer Allen Grubman, seeking his first job, told his interviewer: "I really want to work for you, but I don't come from a very wealthy family, so I can't afford to pay you very much to hire me"?
  • 08:00, 27 October 2013 (UTC)

Wu Yin

  • 00:00, 27 October 2013 (UTC)

Haidoterminus cippus holotype

26 October 2013

  • 16:00, 26 October 2013 (UTC)

George Edward White

  • 08:00, 26 October 2013 (UTC)

Woman sewing a tivaevae at Rarotonga

  • 00:00, 26 October 2013 (UTC)

Tide water flows into the restored Salt River

25 October 2013

  • 16:00, 25 October 2013 (UTC)

A group of largely nude figures, with a table to the rear

  • 08:00, 25 October 2013 (UTC)

Belvidere South State Street Historic District

  • 00:00, 25 October 2013 (UTC)

A live individual of Zospeum tholussum

24 October 2013

  • 16:00, 24 October 2013 (UTC)

Klöckner in 2010

  • 08:00, 24 October 2013 (UTC)

Armillaria mellea, Honey Fungus

  • 00:00, 24 October 2013 (UTC)

Sibyl Rock and the Datatron

23 October 2013

  • 16:00, 23 October 2013 (UTC)

The presiding temple deity, Maa Bhavatarini, Mother Goddess Kali, with a foot over Shiva

  • 08:00, 23 October 2013 (UTC)

Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin

  • 00:00, 23 October 2013 (UTC)

Children playing an encyclopedic 80 games in a street scene in Pieter Bruegel the Elder's 1560 painting, Children's Games

22 October 2013

  • 16:00, 22 October 2013 (UTC)

Caracalla

  • 08:00, 22 October 2013 (UTC)

Emperor Jahangir

  • 00:00, 22 October 2013 (UTC)

The Royal Naval College, Greenwich

21 October 2013

  • 16:00, 21 October 2013 (UTC)

Italian tree frog calling

  • 08:00, 21 October 2013 (UTC)

Melissa Bergland, portrayer of Jenny Gross

  • 00:00, 21 October 2013 (UTC)

Comparison of frog and tunicate larvae

20 October 2013

  • 16:00, 20 October 2013 (UTC)

Altenburg Abbey in Lower Austria

  • 08:00, 20 October 2013 (UTC)

Chen Liting

  • 00:00, 20 October 2013 (UTC)

Two Skytop Lounges in their original Milwaukee Road paint scheme. These cars were part of the Twin Cities Hiawatha equipment pool

19 October 2013

  • 16:00, 19 October 2013 (UTC)

Chechen rebel

  • 08:00, 19 October 2013 (UTC)

John Henry Wright

  • 00:00, 19 October 2013 (UTC)

Crimonmogate House

18 October 2013

  • 16:00, 18 October 2013 (UTC)

Comodoro Rivadavia Cathedral

  • 08:00, 18 October 2013 (UTC)

Bob Turley headshot, 1959

  • 00:00, 18 October 2013 (UTC)

Ancyronyx schillhammeri

17 October 2013

  • 16:00, 17 October 2013 (UTC)

Gothic House in Western Road, Brighton, pictured in 2010

  • 08:00, 17 October 2013 (UTC)

"The Capture of the Tourelles" – illustration by Frank DuMond from Mark Twain's Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

  • 00:00, 17 October 2013 (UTC)

Pedro Justo Berrío statue in Berrío Park

16 October 2013

  • 16:00, 16 October 2013 (UTC)

Virgin and Child Enthroned, c. 1430–1432. Oil on oak panel, 15.8cm x 11.4cm. Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza

  • 08:00, 16 October 2013 (UTC)

Callville Bay

  • 00:00, 16 October 2013 (UTC)

Barrow Court

15 October 2013

  • 16:00, 15 October 2013 (UTC)

Wim T. Schippers, 1973

  • 08:00, 15 October 2013 (UTC)

Fred D. Shepard

  • 00:00, 15 October 2013 (UTC)

Zeinodin Caravanserai

14 October 2013

  • 16:00, 14 October 2013 (UTC)

Hildegard Björck

  • 08:00, 14 October 2013 (UTC)

Rub' al Khali or Empty Quarter, the largest sand desert on earth

  • 00:13, 14 October 2013 (UTC)

A mature Plathymenia reticulata tree

13 October 2013

  • 16:28, 13 October 2013 (UTC)

Rejtan, or the Fall of Poland

  • 08:43, 13 October 2013 (UTC)

Justice Gresson in circa 1862

  • 00:48, 13 October 2013 (UTC)

Joan Jara in 2012

12 October 2013

  • 17:03, 12 October 2013 (UTC)

Mr Straw's House, a National Trust property in Worksop

  • 09:17, 12 October 2013 (UTC)

Avocados in Oaxaca

Harvard president's chair

11 October 2013

  • 16:00, 11 October 2013 (UTC)

Amir Chakhmaq Complex

  • 08:00, 11 October 2013 (UTC)

Point set registration is the process of aligning two point sets. Here, the blue fish is being registered to the red fish.

  • 00:05, 11 October 2013 (UTC)

The group at right, under Bellini's trees, with pheasant at top

10 October 2013

  • 16:20, 10 October 2013 (UTC)

Giuseppe Verdi, 1899

  • 08:35, 10 October 2013 (UTC)

1884 issue of Muslim Nesan

  • 00:50, 10 October 2013 (UTC)

Odd-clawed spider with its catching ladder

9 October 2013

  • 17:05, 9 October 2013 (UTC)

The eastern part of Adelaide Crescent in Hove, East Sussex

  • 09:20, 9 October 2013 (UTC)

An advertisement depicts a third-generation Beaver Tail car on the rear of the Midwest Hiawatha in the 1940s.

  • 00:00, 9 October 2013 (UTC)

Nasib al-Bakri, early 1920s

8 October 2013

  • 16:00, 8 October 2013 (UTC)

Jamie Fleeman

  • 08:00, 8 October 2013 (UTC)

snow bunting in snow

  • 00:00, 8 October 2013 (UTC)

Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Landscape with the Flight into Egypt, 1563, 37.1 × 55.6 cm (14.6 × 21.9 in)

7 October 2013

  • 16:00, 7 October 2013 (UTC)

Head sculptures of Miklós Zrínyi (left) and Sultan Suleiman (right) at the Hungarian Turkish Friendship Park, Szigetvár

  • 08:00, 7 October 2013 (UTC)

Team portrait of the 1947–48 Michigan Wolverines men's ice hockey team

  • 00:00, 7 October 2013 (UTC)

Sava in Belgrade, Serbia

6 October 2013

  • 16:00, 6 October 2013 (UTC)

The facade of St. Louis Cathedral in Fort-de-France

  • 08:00, 6 October 2013 (UTC)

Dr. Charles Boarman

  • 00:00, 6 October 2013 (UTC)

Flip Flap Railway at Coney Island's Sea Lion Park

5 October 2013

  • 16:00, 5 October 2013 (UTC)

Lawrence, with his 60-inch cyclotron

  • 08:00, 5 October 2013 (UTC)

European rabbit

  • 00:00, 5 October 2013 (UTC)

The Easterner leader Yi San-hae

4 October 2013

  • 16:00, 4 October 2013 (UTC)

Mycenastrum corium

  • 08:00, 4 October 2013 (UTC)

The Order of the Chrysanthemum

  • 00:00, 4 October 2013 (UTC)

A red brick building with a tall tower, situated against a mostly clear sky

3 October 2013

  • 16:00, 3 October 2013 (UTC)

HMCS New Westminster (K228)

  • 08:00, 3 October 2013 (UTC)

Red Ruffing Goudey baseball card

  • 00:00, 3 October 2013 (UTC)

2 October 2013

  • 16:00, 2 October 2013 (UTC)

Nakhal Fort tower

  • 08:00, 2 October 2013 (UTC)

Mount McKinley

  • 00:00, 2 October 2013 (UTC)

A party of fashionably dressed young people is interrupted by intruders with masks and a lighted torch suggesting that these revels take place during Carnival. Well-bred young ladies did not join parties in public inns; these smiling women are prostitutes

1 October 2013

  • 16:00, 1 October 2013 (UTC)

Knifetooth sawfish

  • 08:00, 1 October 2013 (UTC)

China Art Museum

  • 00:00, 1 October 2013 (UTC)

The Thinker, Portrait of Louis N. Kenton, a 1900 painting by Thomas Eakins

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