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30 September 2004[edit]

  • ...that dabbawalas are Indian lunch carriers that make, on average, only one mistake in every 6,000,000 deliveries, even though they do all their work manually?
  • ...that Alfred J. Kwak, a duck from a Dutch television cartoon, lives in a clog?

29 September 2004[edit]

  • ...that dhabawallahs are Indian lunch carriers that make, on average, only one mistake in every 6000 deliveries, even though they do all their work manually?

28 September 2004[edit]

Inside of the Cathedral of Magdeburg

27 September 2004[edit]

26 September 2004[edit]

Fort Calgary, 1878

25 September 2004[edit]

24 September 2004[edit]

23 September 2004[edit]

  • ...that timber from the leadwood tree burns very slowly and is often used for nightlong fires intended to keep animals at bay?
  • ...that when complete, B of the Bang will be Britain's tallest sculpture?

22 September 2004[edit]

21 September 2004[edit]

20 September 2004[edit]

19 September 2004[edit]

Bahamas



Rajpath in India

16 September 2004[edit]

Lake Urmia satellite image

Paul Popenoe

15 September 2004[edit]

Giant isopod

14 September 2004[edit]

Tiranga

13 September 2004[edit]

12 September 2004[edit]

10 September 2004[edit]

Submarine

9 September 2004[edit]

Union Jack

8 September 2004[edit]

7 September 2004[edit]

6 September 2004[edit]

Coin representing Greek king Menander, a follower of Buddhism

5 September 2004[edit]

4 September 2004[edit]

Vancouver area map

3 September 2004[edit]

Hurricane from satellite

1 September 2004[edit]

Reconstruction of a Roman abacus