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Did you know...[edit]

30 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:52, 30 June 2008 (UTC)

Service badge of Operation Noble Eagle

  • 12:51, 30 June 2008 (UTC)

Class at a secondary school in Pendembu, Sierra Leone

  • 02:55, 30 June 2008 (UTC)

Cape Maclear

29 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:11, 29 June 2008 (UTC)

Madonna, photographed by David Shankbone

  • 09:27, 29 June 2008 (UTC)

Siamese method

  • 03:04, 29 June 2008 (UTC)

Hwajeon

28 June 2008[edit]

  • 20:02, 28 June 2008 (UTC)

Tartan of Nova Scotia

  • 14:01, 28 June 2008 (UTC)

Philipse Manor train station

  • 07:56, 28 June 2008 (UTC)

Fairey Swordfish of 820 Naval Air Squadron passing over HMS Ark Royal in 1939

27 June 2008[edit]

  • 22:25, 27 June 2008 (UTC)

Perseus of Macedon

  • 12:11, 27 June 2008 (UTC)

Norwegian Industrial Workers Museum

  • 02:08, 27 June 2008 (UTC)

Mexico 1-real eagle stamp of 1864

26 June 2008[edit]

  • 17:01, 26 June 2008 (UTC)

Albert Pujols

  • 10:48, 26 June 2008 (UTC)

Monkey Bay, Malawi

  • 03:26, 26 June 2008 (UTC)

Silene acaulis

25 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:26, 25 June 2008 (UTC)

Russula claroflava

  • 10:18, 25 June 2008 (UTC)

The Legg Mason Building is the tallest building in Baltimore

  • 04:17, 25 June 2008 (UTC)

Budweiser Clydesdales

24 June 2008[edit]

  • 21:55, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

Nkhata Bay

  • 15:37, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

Scaly hedgehog

  • 09:36, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

Archie Old's route around the world

  • 02:30, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

Mask of Tutankhamun

23 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:23, 23 June 2008 (UTC)

Marmion1475 LA GettyMuseum Ms30-f17r detail.jpg

  • 12:14, 23 June 2008 (UTC)

100 North Tampa, the tallest building in Tampa, Florida

  • 02:14, 23 June 2008 (UTC)

A Canadian CF-18, winner of the NFA program, flies off the coast of Hawaii

22 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:29, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Woodsia alpina

  • 12:27, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Abert Rim, Oregon

  • 06:26, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Boletus radicans

  • 00:25, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Dobbs Ferry, NY, post office

21 June 2008[edit]

  • 17:34, 21 June 2008 (UTC)

Example distinct vegetation boundary orienteering.png

  • 11:33, 21 June 2008 (UTC)

Benjamin Harrison Home

  • 05:21, 21 June 2008 (UTC)

Suitports

20 June 2008[edit]

  • 23:05, 20 June 2008 (UTC)

Estherwood

  • 15:58, 20 June 2008 (UTC)

George Haden

  • 07:52, 20 June 2008 (UTC)

Majorelle Garden in Morocco

  • 00:46, 20 June 2008 (UTC)

MF Storegut

19 June 2008[edit]

  • 16:47, 19 June 2008 (UTC)

Australian White Ibis

  • 10:21, 19 June 2008 (UTC)

Millersburg Ferry

  • 02:49, 19 June 2008 (UTC)

Ebell of Los Angeles

18 June 2008[edit]

  • 19:29, 18 June 2008 (UTC)

El Greco Apartments, Los Angeles

  • 12:26, 18 June 2008 (UTC)

Robert Sterling Yard

  • 06:19, 18 June 2008 (UTC)

Christ Episcopal Church

17 June 2008[edit]

  • 22:52, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

Chase Promenade

  • 14:10, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

Statue outside Jeita Grotto in Lebanon

  • 06:31, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

Veena Malik

  • 00:28, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

New York City Police Museum

16 June 2008[edit]

  • 17:36, 16 June 2008 (UTC)

Jean Miélot

  • 11:23, 16 June 2008 (UTC)

Warwick Village Historic District

  • 04:33, 16 June 2008 (UTC)

A juvenile Mountain Gorilla

15 June 2008[edit]

  • 21:24, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

Harry Peckham by Joseph Wight of Derby

  • 13:59, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

Red Bridge, Bern

  • 07:20, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

Female Black Java chicken

  • 00:17, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

VA-46 Clansmen insignia

14 June 2008[edit]

  • 15:41, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

U-505chicago.jpg

  • 09:40, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

Andreas Frederik Krieger

  • 02:43, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

Crescent Honeyeater

13 June 2008[edit]

  • 20:04, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Christopher Smart

  • 14:01, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Catholic Church of St. Catherine

  • 07:49, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Bulgarian forces rout the Byzantines at Anchialos in 917

  • 01:17, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Pitis

12 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:18, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

A Delaware chick at three weeks old

  • 12:03, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Grigori Rasputin

  • 06:01, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

John Sowden House, Los Angeles

  • 00:00, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Coin of Yazdgard I (399–421), Sasanian king

11 June 2008[edit]

  • 16:57, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

Cozy Dog Drive-In Sign

  • 10:56, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

Polyphemos Painter

  • 04:49, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

Neil Hamilton Fairley

10 June 2008[edit]

  • 21:17, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Hatshetsup temple

  • 14:45, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

HNoMS Kjell

  • 08:44, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Harris Theater

  • 02:44, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Eberswalde Hoard

9 June 2008[edit]

  • 19:38, 9 June 2008 (UTC)

Culver Randel Mill

  • 13:37, 9 June 2008 (UTC)

Uri-On

  • 07:34, 9 June 2008 (UTC)

McCormick Tribune Plaza & Ice Rink

  • 01:33, 9 June 2008 (UTC)

Pale Yellow Robin

8 June 2008[edit]

  • 19:27, 8 June 2008 (UTC)

Haridasa Thakur, depicted in a temple exhibition image

  • 12:39, 8 June 2008 (UTC)

Italian Wall Lizard

  • 06:38, 8 June 2008 (UTC)

Clinton Jencks starring in Salt of the Earth, a film based on his story

7 June 2008[edit]

  • 23:49, 7 June 2008 (UTC)

The Greencards in concert

  • 17:48, 7 June 2008 (UTC)

Guettarda speciosa

  • 11:45, 7 June 2008 (UTC)

Vratislav Brabenec

  • 05:37, 7 June 2008 (UTC)

A rock in a tree in Yellowwood State Forest

6 June 2008[edit]

  • 22:14, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

R101 airship

  • 15:59, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

A model of Pinnacle@Duxton

  • 09:56, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

Montecito Apartments, Hollywood, California.JPG

  • 03:56, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

Gällsta Runestone U 229

5 June 2008[edit]

  • 19:48, 5 June 2008 (UTC)

Kramgasse

  • 13:47, 5 June 2008 (UTC)

Washington Avenue Soldier's Monument and Triangle

  • 07:44, 5 June 2008 (UTC)

Hugh de Largie

  • 01:07, 5 June 2008 (UTC)

The statue of Lady Justice on the Gerechtigkeitsbrunnen

4 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:55, 4 June 2008 (UTC)

Agujjim

  • 12:54, 4 June 2008 (UTC)

Suffern, New York post office

  • 06:54, 4 June 2008 (UTC)

Class II 1804 Silver Dollar

  • 00:43, 4 June 2008 (UTC)

Female Leaden Flycatcher

3 June 2008[edit]

  • 18:22, 3 June 2008 (UTC)

Norman entrance of St Marys Church, Chepstow

  • 12:18, 3 June 2008 (UTC)

Viktorija Čmilytė

  • 06:18, 3 June 2008 (UTC)

Verdeja

2 June 2008[edit]

  • 23:06, 2 June 2008 (UTC)

The virginals, a keyboard instrument

  • 17:07, 2 June 2008 (UTC)

St. Paul with two swords - Springinklee woodcut

  • 10:59, 2 June 2008 (UTC)

White-throated Treecreeper

  • 04:58, 2 June 2008 (UTC)

Portland Armory

1 June 2008[edit]

  • 22:52, 1 June 2008 (UTC)

Hayyim Selig Slonimski

  • 14:28, 1 June 2008 (UTC)

A reconstruction of a Teuchitlan village

  • 08:27, 1 June 2008 (UTC)

Florida Tropical House

  • 02:26, 1 June 2008 (UTC)

Hollywood Studio Club