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31 January 2009[edit]

  • 20:32, 31 January 2009 (UTC)

Xipe Totec


  • 14:16, 31 January 2009 (UTC)

Charles B. Moores


  • 08:24, 31 January 2009 (UTC)

Washington Talking Book & Braille Library


  • 02:32, 31 January 2009 (UTC)

osmotic pressure in a semipermeable membrane

30 January 2009[edit]

  • 20:40, 30 January 2009 (UTC)

Wisent


  • 14:48, 30 January 2009 (UTC)

SS Empress of Russia


  • 08:48, 30 January 2009 (UTC)

ripening Lucques olives


  • 02:56, 30 January 2009 (UTC)

wolf lichen (Letharia vulpina)

29 January 2009[edit]

  • 21:09, 29 January 2009 (UTC)

Vladas Jurgutis


  • 15:16, 29 January 2009 (UTC)

Israel Railways' Siemens Viaggio Light train


  • 09:24, 29 January 2009 (UTC)

Light-mantled albatross


  • 03:32, 29 January 2009 (UTC)

Goneplax rhomboides

28 January 2009[edit]

  • 21:40, 28 January 2009 (UTC)

Sorgenfri Palace


  • 15:40, 28 January 2009 (UTC)

K pattern flamethrower


  • 09:48, 28 January 2009 (UTC)

Golden Gate Bridge


  • 03:56, 28 January 2009 (UTC)

Trondheim Tramway Class 8 tram

27 January 2009[edit]

  • 22:08, 27 January 2009 (UTC)

Thomas Paine Cottage


  • 16:16, 27 January 2009 (UTC)

Paul Bocuse


  • 10:24, 27 January 2009 (UTC)

St Luke's Church, Queen's Park, Brighton


  • 04:32, 27 January 2009 (UTC)

Mike Murphy

26 January 2009[edit]

  • 22:40, 26 January 2009 (UTC)

Cookeina


  • 16:50, 26 January 2009 (UTC)

Royal penguin, a species of crested penguin


  • 11:00, 26 January 2009 (UTC)

Delacroix barque of dante 1822 louvre


  • 05:10, 26 January 2009 (UTC)

A trained bottlenose dophin

25 January 2009[edit]

  • 23:20, 25 January 2009 (UTC)

orange webcap mushroom (Cortinarius mucosus)


  • 17:30, 25 January 2009 (UTC)


  • 11:40, 25 January 2009 (UTC)

The Agnew Clinic


  • 05:50, 25 January 2009 (UTC)

Barnet Burns


  • 00:00, 25 January 2009 (UTC)

Wadi Zin Ein Avdat

24 January 2009[edit]

  • 18:10, 24 January 2009 (UTC)

Clavulina cristata


  • 12:20, 24 January 2009 (UTC)

Keene Fitzpatrick


  • 06:30, 24 January 2009 (UTC)

Tadeusz Kosciuszko Monument in Krakow


  • 00:40, 24 January 2009 (UTC)

William Henry Harrison

23 January 2009[edit]

  • 18:50, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

CSA Surgeon General Samuel P. Moore


  • 13:00, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

A squat toilet


  • 07:10, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

Philip Bartelme


  • 01:20, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

Upgraded section of the Østfold Line

22 January 2009[edit]

  • 19:30, 22 January 2009 (UTC)

View of Carneros Sonoma from Artesa


  • 13:40, 22 January 2009 (UTC)

Scarlet elf cap


  • 07:50, 22 January 2009 (UTC)

Quiriguá


  • 02:00, 22 January 2009 (UTC)

SS City of Erie

21 January 2009[edit]

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  • 14:20, 21 January 2009 (UTC)

Type 93 2-carriage diesel multiple unit


  • 08:10, 21 January 2009 (UTC)

Chthamalus stellatus


  • 02:00, 21 January 2009 (UTC)

Muhammad Ali NYWTS

20 January 2009[edit]

  • 19:51, 20 January 2009 (UTC)

Western Meadowlark


  • 13:40, 20 January 2009 (UTC)

Human Pyramid, etching by Juste de Juste, 1540s


  • 07:30, 20 January 2009 (UTC)

Etching by Juste de Juste


  • 01:20, 20 January 2009 (UTC)

Dr. K. B. Hedgewar

19 January 2009[edit]

  • 19:10, 19 January 2009 (UTC)

Flekkefjord Station


  • 13:00, 19 January 2009 (UTC)

Capture of Hermione


  • 06:50, 19 January 2009 (UTC)

Potosi


  • 00:40, 19 January 2009 (UTC)

Square milk jug

18 January 2009[edit]

  • 18:30, 18 January 2009 (UTC)

Charles Baird


  • 12:20, 18 January 2009 (UTC)

Lysurus mokusin


  • 06:10, 18 January 2009 (UTC)

SS Milazzo


  • 00:00, 18 January 2009 (UTC)

17 January 2009[edit]

  • 17:50, 17 January 2009 (UTC)

Paul Dresser Birthplace, Terre Haute, Indiana


  • 11:40, 17 January 2009 (UTC)

Linotype matrix


  • 05:30, 17 January 2009 (UTC)

Günter Klass - May 1964

16 January 2009[edit]

  • 23:20, 16 January 2009 (UTC)

St. Peters Church, Jaffa


  • 17:10, 16 January 2009 (UTC)

Shelbourne Hotel


  • 11:01, 16 January 2009 (UTC)

Platax orbicularis


  • 05:28, 16 January 2009 (UTC)

MS Rhapsody

15 January 2009[edit]

  • 23:10, 15 January 2009 (UTC)

Czesław Wycech


  • 17:49, 15 January 2009 (UTC)

Rafflesia keithii


  • 11:45, 15 January 2009 (UTC)

Frank Atwood Huntington vehicle 1889


  • 04:23, 15 January 2009 (UTC)

"Allegory of the Transience of Life" by Master I. A. M. of Zwolle

14 January 2009[edit]

  • 22:48, 14 January 2009 (UTC)


  • 16:09, 14 January 2009 (UTC)

Ayyanar statue at a village near Gobi


  • 10:10, 14 January 2009 (UTC)

AJS Model 16MS 1953


  • 03:59, 14 January 2009 (UTC)

Clathrus ruber

13 January 2009[edit]

  • 22:46, 13 January 2009 (UTC)

Rhododendron


  • 15:49, 13 January 2009 (UTC)

Dorothy Lavinia Brown


  • 09:37, 13 January 2009 (UTC)

William H. Webb


  • 03:32, 13 January 2009 (UTC)

Breast cancer awareness ribbon

12 January 2009[edit]

  • 20:02, 12 January 2009 (UTC)

Lieutenant General George R. Christmas


  • 14:32, 12 January 2009 (UTC)


  • 09:13, 12 January 2009 (UTC)

Pike Place Market


  • 02:56, 12 January 2009 (UTC)

Livingston County Courthouse

11 January 2009[edit]

  • 20:39, 11 January 2009 (UTC)

Adam Worth


  • 15:01, 11 January 2009 (UTC)

Turkey bowling in a supermarket aisle


  • 10:11, 11 January 2009 (UTC)

Schulze Baking Company Factory


  • 04:01, 11 January 2009 (UTC)

10 January 2009[edit]

  • 21:59, 10 January 2009 (UTC)

The Coffee Pot (Roanoke, Virginia)


  • 15:51, 10 January 2009 (UTC)

Sculpture by Nikolay Zherikhov


  • 08:54, 10 January 2009 (UTC)

Geastrum fornicatum


  • 02:40, 10 January 2009 (UTC)

turnpike trusts in Greater Manchester

9 January 2009[edit]

  • 17:28, 9 January 2009 (UTC)

St. Augustine in the American Civil War


  • 11:20, 9 January 2009 (UTC)

Bob Marley, in 1980


  • 05:06, 9 January 2009 (UTC)

Pane ticinese

8 January 2009[edit]

  • 22:43, 8 January 2009 (UTC)

Kandake Amanitore


  • 15:37, 8 January 2009 (UTC)

Modern high field clinical MRI scanner


  • 08:27, 8 January 2009 (UTC)


  • 02:22, 8 January 2009 (UTC)

Patrie (airship)

7 January 2009[edit]

  • 20:18, 7 January 2009 (UTC)

Intellivision with the game AstroSmash


  • 13:15, 7 January 2009 (UTC)

Cullen Performance Hall


  • 07:03, 7 January 2009 (UTC)

Kamianets-Podilskyi Castle

6 January 2009[edit]

  • 23:50, 6 January 2009 (UTC)

Galician slaughter


  • 15:15, 6 January 2009 (UTC)

United Nations logo


  • 09:06, 6 January 2009 (UTC)

Crucibulum laeve


  • 01:42, 6 January 2009 (UTC)

white-faced heron

5 January 2009[edit]

  • 19:11, 5 January 2009 (UTC)

St Michael and All Angels Church


  • 13:08, 5 January 2009 (UTC)

Golden coat of arms of Singapore


  • 06:40, 5 January 2009 (UTC)

Alexander John Scott


  • 00:35, 5 January 2009 (UTC)

Wild Oats XI

4 January 2009[edit]

  • 18:44, 4 January 2009 (UTC)

Qianling Mausoleum


  • 11:16, 4 January 2009 (UTC)

Kamila Skolimowska in 2008


  • 05:22, 4 January 2009 (UTC)

al-Khadra Mosque

3 January 2009[edit]

  • 23:09, 3 January 2009 (UTC)

Hwanbyeokdang


  • 13:16, 3 January 2009 (UTC)

John L. Stevens


  • 06:58, 3 January 2009 (UTC)

Kākā parrot


  • 00:19, 3 January 2009 (UTC)

Monarchies in Oceania

2 January 2009[edit]

  • 18:01, 2 January 2009 (UTC)

Asclepias cordifolia


  • 11:54, 2 January 2009 (UTC)

Pillars of the Bangkok Elevated Road and Train System


  • 05:33, 2 January 2009 (UTC)

Moet and glass

1 January 2009[edit]

  • 23:26, 1 January 2009 (UTC)

Don Tallon


  • 15:31, 1 January 2009 (UTC)

Prosecco di Conegliano bottle and glass


  • 09:19, 1 January 2009 (UTC)

Undegorgierter Champagner