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31 October 2012[edit]

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Grave assemblage of two Mesolithic women who died violently at Téviec

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Solaster endeca

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Wojciech Stattler, Self portrait

30 October 2012[edit]

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Portrait of Satyajit Ray

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Clarke wearing a prototype limpet mine

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Xu Xusheng

29 October 2012[edit]

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Cortinarius iodes

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Circumpolar Star Trails with passing aircraft

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Lady Godiva by John Collier

28 October 2012[edit]

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St Eata's Church, Atcham, from the southwest

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Aplastodiscus callipygius

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Harold A. Lafount

27 October 2012[edit]

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Cnapan Hotel

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Ben Goldacre

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Pony Express mochila mailbag

26 October 2012[edit]

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Vignoles Bridge, Coventry

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State Farm Downtown Building

  • 00:00, 26 October 2012 (UTC)

Rambhadracharya

25 October 2012[edit]

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Panorama image taken with the SVII camera

  • 08:00, 25 October 2012 (UTC)

The mural painting of the investiture of Zimrilim

  • 00:00, 25 October 2012 (UTC)

Achilles on Skyros, 1656 painting by Nicolas Poussin, now in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

24 October 2012[edit]

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Ruins of Gamleborg

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Rama and Sita, Hanuman, and Rama's three brothers Lakshmana, Bharata, and Shatrughna

  • 00:00, 24 October 2012 (UTC)

Alben Barkley

23 October 2012[edit]

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Ferdinand the Holy Prince in captivity

  • 08:00, 23 October 2012 (UTC)

Tents in Resurrection City in Washington, D.C.

  • 00:00, 23 October 2012 (UTC)

Boletus carminiporus

22 October 2012[edit]

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Postern gate of the Royal Palace of Ugarit with walls leaning 25 degrees

  • 08:00, 22 October 2012 (UTC)

Vulpicida canadensis

  • 00:00, 22 October 2012 (UTC)

Hericium abietis

21 October 2012[edit]

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Windsbacher Knabenchor

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Parastylotermes fossil

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Main Street and the Hotel Jerome

20 October 2012[edit]

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Statue of the praying figure of Ebih-Il from ancient Mari

  • 08:00, 20 October 2012 (UTC)

Orange sun star

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The Tauzieher in Rheinauhafen

19 October 2012[edit]

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8 House in Ørestaden, Copenhagen

  • 08:00, 19 October 2012 (UTC)

David Munk using outrigger skis

  • 00:00, 19 October 2012 (UTC)

Harry Wolverton baseball card

18 October 2012[edit]

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Wythburn Church from the north

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National Museum in Wrocław

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Gorgonia flabellum

17 October 2012[edit]

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2007 photograph of the British library

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Jama Masjid, Champaner

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Propagule of red mangrove

16 October 2012[edit]

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Koutoubia Mosque at night

  • 08:00, 16 October 2012 (UTC)

Bigclaw snapping shrimp

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Niobe under sail as painted by Christopher Rave

15 October 2012[edit]

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Atlantic thorny oyster

  • 08:00, 15 October 2012 (UTC)

Tara VanDerveer at Spokane Regional in the 2011 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament March 28, 2011

  • 00:00, 15 October 2012 (UTC)

Crusade for Freedom stamp with a multicultural West contrasted with repressive Communists

14 October 2012[edit]

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Stiftsbasilika Waldsassen, main organ

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First lady Mamie Eisenhower's hairstyle in 1954

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Self-portrait of Darío de Regoyos y Valdés

13 October 2012[edit]

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Flemish Synagogue (l) and Bomb House (r)

  • 08:00, 13 October 2012 (UTC)

Balanus improvisus on Mya arenaria shell

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Sgt. Anthony Larson, his adaptive ski instructor close behind, skis down the beginner’s hill on his mono-ski March 9 in Vail, Colo. Larson lost his right leg below the knee while serving in Iraq.

12 October 2012[edit]

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Gibraltar F.C. in 1895

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The J. Edgar Hoover Building, the headquarters of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Washington, D.C.

  • 00:00, 12 October 2012 (UTC)

1920 Louden Machinery Company catalog of "Louden Barn Plans"

11 October 2012[edit]

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Portrait of Dionysios Solomos

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New York's Woolworth Building, c. 1913

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Purdue University Reactor Number One

10 October 2012[edit]

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N. isaacae fossil

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View down Clinton Street from Schuyler Mansion

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The memorial

9 October 2012[edit]

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Orion Head to Toe

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Golden-winged Sunbird feeding on Leonotis nepetifolia, Kenya

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The tallest minaret of the world (210 m)

8 October 2012[edit]

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Salunke in the role of Sita

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Frank Chance

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Aerial view of Holy Rosary Cathedral

7 October 2012[edit]

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Mary Dreaver, one of the first two women appointed in 1946

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Common rocket frog with tadpoles

6 October 2012[edit]

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Ida fossil, Darwinius masillae

  • 08:34, 6 October 2012 (UTC)

The Giant's Grave

  • 00:49, 6 October 2012 (UTC)

Monarch butterfly

5 October 2012[edit]

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Tomb of Mah Laqa Bai, a Nizam-era Urdu poet and courtesan located in Moula Ali, Hyderabad

  • 08:00, 5 October 2012 (UTC)

James Luttrell

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Saccharum officinarum

4 October 2012[edit]

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Geo survey disc at Brow Monument

  • 08:00, 4 October 2012 (UTC)

Beaverslide haystacker and stack of hay

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Echinometra viridis

3 October 2012[edit]

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Caltech's Fleming Cannon after having been returned to the Caltech campus

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St Mary's Longfleet

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Apolo y Marsias porcelain art made in Buen Retiro

2 October 2012[edit]

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St. Gumbertus, Ansbach

  • 08:00, 2 October 2012 (UTC)

Twinkle Toes with its hydraulic boom not extended

  • 00:00, 2 October 2012 (UTC)

Archway in the Palacio de Velázquez

1 October 2012[edit]

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Gonzales de Cordoba

  • 08:00, 1 October 2012 (UTC)

Paul Prudhomme, photographed in 2008

  • 00:00, 1 October 2012 (UTC)

Specimen of A. thiersii from the US