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31 January 2007[edit]

  • 21:51, 31 January 2007 (UTC)

Ralphie


  • 09:42, 31 January 2007 (UTC)

Rock Art

30 January 2007[edit]

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  • 09:52, 30 January 2007 (UTC)

Varangians

29 January 2007[edit]

  • 18:22, 29 January 2007 (UTC)

Charvolant


  • 10:39, 29 January 2007 (UTC)

amyloid precursor protein


  • 03:19, 29 January 2007 (UTC)

28 January 2007[edit]

27 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:55, 27 January 2007 (UTC)

William Alexander Hammond


  • 16:41, 27 January 2007 (UTC)

Poecilostomatoida


  • 00:34, 27 January 2007 (UTC)

Ann Eliza Bleecker

26 January 2007[edit]

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  • 08:26, 26 January 2007 (UTC)

Hunnerstad Monument


  • 00:06, 26 January 2007 (UTC)

okiagari-koboshi

25 January 2007[edit]

  • 15:29, 25 January 2007 (UTC)

Four Times of the Day

24 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:59, 24 January 2007 (UTC)

Castelseprio


  • 15:37, 24 January 2007 (UTC)

Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska


  • 00:18, 24 January 2007 (UTC)

23 January 2007[edit]

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22 January 2007[edit]

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21 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:06, 21 January 2007 (UTC)



  • 15:19, 21 January 2007 (UTC)

Deposition

  • ...that in the deposition initiation ritual (pictured) of Medieval and Early Modern universities, new students were dressed up with horns which were then removed with grindstones, axes, and pliers?
  • ...that in his satirical 1827 pamphlet Grand Erratum, French physicist Jean-Baptiste Pérès argued that Napoleon never existed, but was just another expression of an ancient myth?
  • ...that model Rebecca Twigley became a household name in Australia after wearing a revealing dress to an event in 2004?
  • ...that the Golden Resources Mall in Beijing, the second-largest shopping mall in the world, has attracted as few as 20 shoppers in an hour?
  • ...that the Soviet spotter aircraft Sukhoi Su-12, though approved, was never produced due to lack of manufacturing capacity in the USSR?


  • 01:03, 21 January 2007 (UTC)

Nantes Cathedral

20 January 2007[edit]

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19 January 2007[edit]

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  • 05:25, 19 January 2007 (UTC)

Creobroter

18 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:52, 18 January 2007 (UTC)

White Castle


  • 14:58, 18 January 2007 (UTC)

TSS Kanowna


  • 01:58, 18 January 2007 (UTC)

St. Clement's Church in Büsum

17 January 2007[edit]

  • 19:42, 17 January 2007 (UTC)

James Maclaine


  • 10:45, 17 January 2007 (UTC)

An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump

16 January 2007[edit]

  • 23:42, 16 January 2007 (UTC)

Sharps Island Light


  • 15:32, 16 January 2007 (UTC)

East Kowloon Corridor


  • 05:20, 16 January 2007 (UTC)

Fokker Spin

15 January 2007[edit]

  • 23:01, 15 January 2007 (UTC)

Dash-and-dot goatfish


  • 16:07, 15 January 2007 (UTC)

Klabund


  • 01:44, 15 January 2007 (UTC)

Darwin Falls

14 January 2007[edit]

  • 14:58, 14 January 2007 (UTC)

A Harlot's Progress



  • 00:55, 14 January 2007 (UTC)

Beaumont House

13 January 2007[edit]

  • 17:01, 13 January 2007 (UTC)

Kraków's Florian Gate


  • 01:20, 13 January 2007 (UTC)

Saint Mina

12 January 2007[edit]

  • 17:35, 12 January 2007 (UTC)

Chroogomphus


  • 05:34, 12 January 2007 (UTC)

Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb, Illinois

11 January 2007[edit]

  • 20:09, 11 January 2007 (UTC)

Pitot-static system


  • 07:54, 11 January 2007 (UTC)

Getty Victorious Youth

10 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:31, 10 January 2007 (UTC)

Portrait of Hazel Lavery


  • 19:31, 10 January 2007 (UTC)
  • ...that the inhabitants of Fjuckby, Sweden want to change the name of their village because of its unfortunate associations?


  • 15:22, 10 January 2007 (UTC)

John Pasco

9 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:35, 9 January 2007 (UTC)

Rosersberg Palace


  • 11:52, 9 January 2007 (UTC)


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8 January 2007[edit]

  • 18:53, 8 January 2007 (UTC)

Württembergische Landesbibliothek


  • 04:14, 8 January 2007 (UTC)

Johannes Zick

7 January 2007[edit]

  • 21:57, 7 January 2007 (UTC)

Xanten Cathedral


  • 14:48, 7 January 2007 (UTC)

Herman Baltia


  • 03:11, 7 January 2007 (UTC)

6 January 2007[edit]

  • 18:37, 6 January 2007 (UTC)


  • 11:18, 6 January 2007 (UTC)

Hearthstone House


  • 01:40, 6 January 2007 (UTC)

Edmonson sisters

5 January 2007[edit]

  • 15:31, 5 January 2007 (UTC)

Fallasburg Bridge portal, with fine sign


  • 04:27, 5 January 2007 (UTC)

The Alamo Dome

4 January 2007[edit]

  • 21:50, 4 January 2007 (UTC)

Marsileaceae


  • 13:14, 4 January 2007 (UTC)

Ichikawa

3 January 2007[edit]

  • 23:47, 3 January 2007 (UTC)

Haghpat Monastery


  • 17:30, 3 January 2007 (UTC)

The Last of England


  • 03:39, 3 January 2007 (UTC)

Look at me!

2 January 2007[edit]

  • 21:48, 2 January 2007 (UTC)

Elizabeth Margaret Chandler


  • 14:18, 2 January 2007 (UTC)

Brown truss member diagram

1 January 2007[edit]

  • 22:59, 1 January 2007 (UTC)

A balkline table


  • 15:21, 1 January 2007 (UTC)

Bodélé Depression