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31 January 2010[edit]

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Ninth century ivory plaque from Genoels-Elderen (present-day Belgium)

War II hero Jean de Lattre de Tassigny, was one of 21 sons of French marshals and generals to be killed in the First Indochina War?

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SMS Von der Tann

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A vineyard in the California wine region of Anderson Valley

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Henri Rougier and his Turcat-Méry car before the inaugural Monte Carlo Rally

30 January 2010[edit]

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Jacob Svetoslav depicted on a coin

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Rankoth Vehera

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Restoration of Batropetes

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Slava after her scuttling

29 January 2010[edit]

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William d'Ufford from a stained glass window in St Andrews church in Wimpole

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Shiva as Sharabha

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Howard A. Hanson Dam

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Reconstructed wooden building at the Bedford Village Archeological Site, Pennsylvania

28 January 2010[edit]

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Cincinnatus Leconte

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Statue of Martín Alonso Pinzón in Palos de la Frontera, Spain

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Alexander Pentland

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Isaac M. Wise Temple

27 January 2010[edit]

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Dunvegan Castle

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Suvarnadurg Fort

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Goldsmith Maid beating Judge Fullerton on July 16, 1874, in East Saginaw, Michigan, where she ran one mile in 2 minutes 16 seconds

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Capture of Princesa, c. 1740 painting

26 January 2010[edit]

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Example of Flemish mannerism in Poland

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Vineyards in Barossa Valley

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Rynda in Sydney in 1888

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Stone tortoise at Thien Mu Pagoda, Vietnam

25 January 2010[edit]

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The Greyhound pub, Tinsley Green, West Sussex

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Morya Gosavi

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Quarter Pounder

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Jensen FF

24 January 2010[edit]

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EkaterinaII

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Henry Perrine Baldwin

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Walnut Hills High School

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Rochdale Town Hall, Rochdale, Greater Manchester

23 January 2010[edit]

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Monument to the Pinzón Brothers in their native Palos de la Frontera, Spain

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Marbled whipray

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Williamson trade-off model

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Ponds in the Upper Harz Water Regale near Buntenbock

22 January 2010[edit]

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Inedible fungus Hydnellum peckii (bleeding tooth fungus)

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Vishnu resting on serpent Shesha, Dashavatara Temple, Deogarh

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Agaricus texensis

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Marcus Cornish's life-size bronze sculpture of Paddington Bear that stands in Paddington Station in London

21 January 2010[edit]

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Wharf of the Caravels

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A replica of the Niña

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Barnsley fern

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Mazunte beach

20 January 2010[edit]

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Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, about 1900

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St. Michael's Cathedral, Qingdao, People's Republic of China

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Dasyatis thetidis.jpg

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Borodino class battlecruiser Izmail

19 January 2010[edit]

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Dancing Ganesha

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Morgaon Ganesha temple

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Jordan Eberle

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Channel from beach to lagoon at La Ventanilla

18 January 2010[edit]

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Polonnaruwa Vatadage

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Paduka footwear

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PRR 4859

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William Laud

17 January 2010[edit]

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Vivary Park, Taunton, Somerset

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General Aubert Dubayet with French officers being received by the Grand Vizier in 1796

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Corta Atalaya in 2007

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St Andrew's Church, Worthing, West Sussex

16 January 2010[edit]

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Observations by the corps at the Battle of Mainz

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Spotted Quail-thrush

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The Fontanilla

15 January 2010[edit]

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Marasmius rotula - Lindsey.jpg

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Jallikattu

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Harold E. Stassen.jpg

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York Imperial apple

14 January 2010[edit]

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Gee's Golden Langur

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Conquest of Antioch

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Orthalicus reses

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The Hortus Palatinus gardens

13 January 2010[edit]

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Amanita regalis 52330.jpg

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Lalitha Mahal

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Arthur C. Clarke in 2005

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The bitter oyster mushroom (Panellus stipticus)

12 January 2010[edit]

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Black-winged Starling - Sturnus melanopterus.jpg

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The green and red Ampelmännchen, designed by Peglau

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The Miami Orange Bowl stadium, in February 2006

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Prince Árpád on the cyclorama "Arrival of the Hungarians"

11 January 2010[edit]

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France Americas relations.jpg


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Mingun, Myanmar: The Mingun Bell

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Union Geyser, Shoshone Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park

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Frukosten hos Ledoyen

10 January 2010[edit]

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Atlantic ghost crab beside its burrow

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Rod Stewart in 1976

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Andrew Cowper, c. 1917

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The prototype Tracked Hovercraft, RTV 31, preserved at Railworld

9 January 2010[edit]

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Map of the 1833 territorial division of Spain.

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Donald Bradman

do not tell the events in chronological order?

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View of the memorial tower and the Cross of Sacrifice

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Princess Alice of the United Kingdom

8 January 2010[edit]

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Split Rock Lighthouse on a cliff above Lake Superior

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Gniezno Doors

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Detail of equestrian statue of General John F. Reynolds by Henry Kirke Bush-Brown

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Washoe Lake in the foreground with a mountain in the background

7 January 2010[edit]

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Karen O of Karen O and the Kids

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Clement-Bayard Airship circa 1910

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A hotel external wall displaying the name "Valley Ho" in stylized raised letters

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Paradox Valley

6 January 2010[edit]

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Eyendorf windmill

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Dal Lake

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The P-51 restored by the Red Tail Project

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Imperator Aleksandr II

5 January 2010[edit]

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Supreme Court Building, Singapore

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Grapes with green stems.jpg

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Emperor Augustus cameo; center of Cross of Lothair

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Salvage of the Mary Rose in October 1982

4 January 2010[edit]

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The Galley Subtle as depicted in the Anthony Roll

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Carved shankhas

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Charles Eaton

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I. M. Pei in 2006

3 January 2010[edit]

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Main entrance of the castle

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Pic du Midi de Bigorre observatory

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Farnham Maxwell-Lyte

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Arms of MacLeod of MacLeod

2 January 2010[edit]

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1895 player Forrest Hall

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Argentine Corvette Uruguay

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Sagittaria lancifolia

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1896 Michigan football team

1 January 2010[edit]

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1899 coach Gustave Ferbert

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Lyceum, Port Sunlight

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New York City Fire Commissioner Salvatore Cassano