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Did you know...[edit]

28 feb 2009[edit]

  • 22:30, 28 February 2009 (UTC)

Pollicipes pollicipes

  • 15:48, 28 February 2009 (UTC)

Rocksavage

  • 09:03, 28 February 2009 (UTC)

Orbitron

  • 02:28, 28 February 2009 (UTC)

Tommy Merritt

27 February 2009[edit]

  • 19:59, 27 February 2009 (UTC)

Horace Prettyman (1890)

  • 14:05, 27 February 2009 (UTC)

Bluespotted trevally

  • 07:59, 27 February 2009 (UTC)

Joachim Boldsen

  • 02:22, 27 February 2009 (UTC)

Anostoma octodentatum shell

26 February 2009[edit]

  • 20:13, 26 February 2009 (UTC)

A sprite

  • 14:01, 26 February 2009 (UTC)

Phallus hadriani

  • 07:51, 26 February 2009 (UTC)
  • 01:38, 26 February 2009 (UTC)

location of the Wannsee Conference

25 February 2009[edit]

  • 16:58, 25 February 2009 (UTC)

Wonsam

  • 11:02, 25 February 2009 (UTC)

Traveller's Bungalow, Sispara

  • 01:49, 25 February 2009 (UTC)

Tapsel gate

24 February 2009[edit]

  • 18:46, 24 February 2009 (UTC)

Pauline Joran

  • 12:51, 24 February 2009 (UTC)

Ed Chynoweth Cup

  • 03:26, 24 February 2009 (UTC)

CSS Shenandoah

23 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:05, 23 February 2009 (UTC)

Austrått Manor in Norway

  • 14:24, 23 February 2009 (UTC)

Imposter trevally

  • 07:07, 23 February 2009 (UTC)

Geopyxis carbonaria

  • 01:23, 23 February 2009 (UTC)

Dangui

22 February 2009[edit]

  • 18:58, 22 February 2009 (UTC)

Beverly Eckert

  • 12:10, 22 February 2009 (UTC)

Tekkiye Mosque

  • 06:08, 22 February 2009 (UTC)

Brazilian battleship Minas Gerais

21 February 2009[edit]

  • 23:46, 21 February 2009 (UTC)

Chocolate covered bacon from the Minnesota State Fair

  • 17:18, 21 February 2009 (UTC)

Folkestone White Horse

  • 11:02, 21 February 2009 (UTC)

Adam Mickiewicz Monument, Kraków

  • 04:56, 21 February 2009 (UTC)

Lactarius quietus

20 February 2009[edit]

  • 23:34, 20 February 2009 (UTC)

Wayne L. Morse United States Courthouse

  • 17:29, 20 February 2009 (UTC)

Xanthoria elegans

  • 11:36, 20 February 2009 (UTC)

Anderson Ruffin Abbott

  • 05:41, 20 February 2009 (UTC)

Cascin Adelaide Barolo & decanter

19 February 2009[edit]

  • 23:50, 19 February 2009 (UTC)

La Maratona bicycle race

  • 14:46, 19 February 2009 (UTC)

Cortinarius triumphans

  • 07:31, 19 February 2009 (UTC)

Franklin "Cappy" Cappon

  • 01:14, 19 February 2009 (UTC)

A World Series of Poker bracelet

18 February 2009[edit]

  • 15:03, 18 February 2009 (UTC)

His Majesty's Theatre in Perth

  • 09:16, 18 February 2009 (UTC)

Izmir Clock Tower

  • 01:40, 18 February 2009 (UTC)

Sodolak's chicken fried bacon

17 February 2009[edit]

  • 19:36, 17 February 2009 (UTC)

64 pounder gun firing at Fort Glanville

  • 13:49, 17 February 2009 (UTC)

Alan Scott (blacksmith)

  • 07:39, 17 February 2009 (UTC)

Lord Howe's action, or the Glorious First of June, Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, 1795.

  • 01:33, 17 February 2009 (UTC)

Comet steamboat

16 February 2009[edit]

  • 16:49, 16 February 2009 (UTC)

Ann Thornton

  • 11:00, 16 February 2009 (UTC)

Great Auk

  • 04:48, 16 February 2009 (UTC)

Khan As'ad Pasha, Damascus

15 February 2009[edit]

  • 22:24, 15 February 2009 (UTC)

Charlotte Turner Smith

  • 14:18, 15 February 2009 (UTC)

Church of St Mary Magdalene, Chewton Mendip

  • 08:16, 15 February 2009 (UTC)

Sporting school of England

  • 01:58, 15 February 2009 (UTC)

Japanese icebreaker So-ya

14 February 2009[edit]

  • 18:33, 14 February 2009 (UTC)

Sputnik

  • 11:19, 14 February 2009 (UTC)

Armenian Postage Stamps by Archak Fetvajian

  • 04:11, 14 February 2009 (UTC)

Kentucky Railway Museum Station

13 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:03, 13 February 2009 (UTC)

Soyboean aphid

  • 14:56, 13 February 2009 (UTC)

Sir Thomas Allin

  • 09:08, 13 February 2009 (UTC)

The Gollaher cabin, a cabin of Lincoln's neighbour now located at Knob Creek Farm

  • 03:08, 13 February 2009 (UTC)

Canton Island, a coral reef atoll

12 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:27, 12 February 2009 (UTC)

Lincoln Memorial building

  • 15:24, 12 February 2009 (UTC)

Sesquipedale orchid

  • 09:32, 12 February 2009 (UTC)

Abraham Lincoln Statue

  • 03:32, 12 February 2009 (UTC)

Portrait of Charles Darwin

11 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:32, 11 February 2009 (UTC)

Yeay Mao

  • 21:24, 11 February 2009 (UTC)

Porcelain model by Bustelli

  • 15:32, 11 February 2009 (UTC)

O.J. Simpson

  • 09:40, 11 February 2009 (UTC)

Jerzy and Irena Krępeć

  • 03:48, 11 February 2009 (UTC)

Battle of Loyew (1649)

10 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:48, 10 February 2009 (UTC)

Ernest "Aqua" Allmendinger

  • 15:56, 10 February 2009 (UTC)

Oslo District Court

  • 10:08, 10 February 2009 (UTC)

Golar Spirit

  • 04:12, 10 February 2009 (UTC)

Neil Snow

9 February 2009[edit]

  • 22:48, 9 February 2009 (UTC)

Valhalla crater on Callisto

  • 16:56, 9 February 2009 (UTC)

Georgette Leblanc

  • 10:56, 9 February 2009 (UTC)

Vice-Admiral James Richard Dacres

  • 05:08, 9 February 2009 (UTC)

Tirumala natural stone arch

8 February 2009[edit]

  • 23:16, 8 February 2009 (UTC)

USS Connecticut (BB 8)

  • 13:40, 8 February 2009 (UTC)

Scene on the Magdalene (Church)

  • 07:48, 8 February 2009 (UTC)

Jaffa Clock Tower

  • 01:48, 8 February 2009 (UTC)

Camridge CAP computer

7 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:09, 7 February 2009 (UTC)

Khan al-Umdan

  • 14:08, 7 February 2009 (UTC)

Defensive tower in Rila Monastery

  • 08:16, 7 February 2009 (UTC)

Two Xochipala figurines

  • 02:24, 7 February 2009 (UTC)

American Bison

6 February 2009[edit]

  • 20:32, 6 February 2009 (UTC)

Bacon Explosion

  • 14:32, 6 February 2009 (UTC)

Lysurus periphragmoides

  • 08:40, 6 February 2009 (UTC)

Stag's horn fungus

  • 02:48, 6 February 2009 (UTC)

Red Scapular of the Passion

5 February 2009[edit]

  • 20:56, 5 February 2009 (UTC)

Coast Air ATR-42

  • 15:08, 5 February 2009 (UTC)

Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower

  • 09:16, 5 February 2009 (UTC)

A print depicting Great Tom, circa 1776

  • 03:24, 5 February 2009 (UTC)

Silver Buffaloberry

4 February 2009[edit]

  • 21:32, 4 February 2009 (UTC)

Crazywell Cross

  • 15:32, 4 February 2009 (UTC)

Arms of Schaw of Sauchie

  • 06:40, 4 February 2009 (UTC)

Vietnamese water puppet theatre

  • 00:48, 4 February 2009 (UTC)

Maple Lawn

3 February 2009[edit]

  • 18:56, 3 February 2009 (UTC)

Maryland Residence

  • 13:08, 3 February 2009 (UTC)

Skuon fried spiders

  • 07:16, 3 February 2009 (UTC)

Nazi brownshirts enforcing boycott of Jewish store, April 1933

  • 01:16, 3 February 2009 (UTC)

Three Crosses in Vilnius, Lithuania

2 February 2009[edit]

  • 19:24, 2 February 2009 (UTC)

Sample of English embroidery

  • 13:32, 2 February 2009 (UTC)

General Aircraft Hamilcar

  • 07:40, 2 February 2009 (UTC)

Wilkinson TMC

  • 01:48, 2 February 2009 (UTC)

Amy Winehouse performing in Berlin, 2007

1 February 2009[edit]

  • 19:57, 1 February 2009 (UTC)

Museo Barracco - Giove Ammone

  • 14:08, 1 February 2009 (UTC)

TRPV1

  • 08:16, 1 February 2009 (UTC)

Greek sage (Salvia fruticosa)

  • 02:27, 1 February 2009 (UTC)

Appomattox Court House Historical Park