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30 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 30 November 2011 (UTC)

The sparrow's-egg lady's-slipper (Cypripedium passerinum)


  • 08:00, 30 November 2011 (UTC)

The Alabama offense lines up against the LSU defense.


  • 00:00, 30 November 2011 (UTC)

St Nidan's Church, Llanidan

29 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 29 November 2011 (UTC)

Capture of most of the ships of a British convoy


  • 08:00, 29 November 2011 (UTC)

Painting of Congo Serpent Eagle


  • 00:12, 29 November 2011 (UTC)

The Yale Union Laundry Building in Portland, Oregon

28 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:11, 28 November 2011 (UTC)

St Cynfarwy's Church, Llechgynfarwy


  • 02:20, 28 November 2011 (UTC)

M5 motorway southbound to the accident site

27 November 2011[edit]

  • 18:35, 27 November 2011 (UTC)

View across the Tamar south of Bere Ferrers


  • 10:50, 27 November 2011 (UTC)

Charles Louisson in 1888 wearing mayoral chains


  • 03:05, 27 November 2011 (UTC)

The crucifix of the Hülfensberg ("Hülfenskreuz"), Thuringia, Germany

26 November 2011[edit]

  • 19:20, 26 November 2011 (UTC)

Tristan Knowles swaps a wheel mid-match during the 2010 World Wheelchair Basketball Championship.


  • 08:00, 26 November 2011 (UTC)

A Sickle-billed Vanga in a tree


  • 00:00, 26 November 2011 (UTC)

Mother African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in New York City

25 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 25 November 2011 (UTC)

The purple prairie clover (Dalea purpurea)


  • 08:00, 25 November 2011 (UTC)

The jellyfish Bathykorus bouilloni


  • 00:00, 25 November 2011 (UTC)

Reflections (Marcelle) by Frederick Carl Frieseke

24 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 24 November 2011 (UTC)

Breslau in 1912


  • 08:00, 24 November 2011 (UTC)

Construction of the Lußsee (1999)


  • 00:00, 24 November 2011 (UTC)

A 0.43 carat pear-shaped cornflower blue Yogo sapphire

23 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 23 November 2011 (UTC)

K-143 highway sign


  • 08:00, 23 November 2011 (UTC)

Brendan Burkett at the 1996 Summer Paralympic Games


  • 00:00, 23 November 2011 (UTC)

Laura Street Trio

22 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 22 November 2011 (UTC)

Psilocybe pelliculosa


  • 08:00, 22 November 2011 (UTC)

Antique hand-drawn map


  • 00:00, 22 November 2011 (UTC)

SMS Kaiserin Augusta in 1893

21 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 21 November 2011 (UTC)

Proposed layout of the race course for the Grand Prix of America


  • 08:00, 21 November 2011 (UTC)

West African Giraffes near Kouré, Niger


  • 00:00, 21 November 2011 (UTC)

The starvation pricklypear (Opuntia polyacantha)

20 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 20 November 2011 (UTC)

Snow falling on autumn leaves


  • 08:00, 20 November 2011 (UTC)

RPS Rajah Soliman at anchor


  • 00:00, 20 November 2011 (UTC)

The plume worm (Serpula vermicularis)

19 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 19 November 2011 (UTC)

Wiki Conference India logo


  • 08:00, 19 November 2011 (UTC)

Church from across intersection


  • 00:00, 19 November 2011 (UTC)

Snowpatch Spire in the Bugaboos, BC, Canada

18 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 18 November 2011 (UTC)

Dried flowers of the flor de Jamaica (hibiscus) plant, used to make agua de Jamaica, or Jamaica iced tea


  • 08:00, 18 November 2011 (UTC)

Oddfellows' Hall, Chester


  • 00:00, 18 November 2011 (UTC)

The Devil's Humps

17 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 17 November 2011 (UTC)

Acacia binervia


  • 08:00, 17 November 2011 (UTC)

The Proscribed Royalist by John Everett Millais, 1651


  • 00:00, 17 November 2011 (UTC)

Grave of Maurice Wilks

16 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 16 November 2011 (UTC)

The Rocky Mountain monkeyflower (Mimulus gemmiparus)


  • 08:00, 16 November 2011 (UTC)

Lopez Lomong, pictured a month before flying the flag for the United States at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games


  • 00:00, 16 November 2011 (UTC)

Portrait of Cornelius Smelt

15 November 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 15 November 2011 (UTC)

Drawing of the older face of the cumdach by Margaret Stokes


  • 08:05, 15 November 2011 (UTC)

Red sea anemone


  • 00:00, 15 November 2011 (UTC)

Rectangular stone building

14 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 14 November 2011 (UTC)

House on stilts over water


  • 00:00, 14 November 2011 (UTC)

Example in painted wood, Southern Germany, c. 1530

13 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 13 November 2011 (UTC)

Royal British Legion pin poppy


  • 00:00, 13 November 2011 (UTC)

Margie Goldstein-Engle, riding Coraya Z; 2009

12 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 12 November 2011 (UTC)

Log cabins remaining at the Independence townsite


  • 00:00, 12 November 2011 (UTC)

Joshua L. Goldberg

11 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 11 November 2011 (UTC)

Image of kneeling knight from Westminster-Psalter, British Library, Royal Ms. 2 A XXII, f. 220


  • 00:00, 11 November 2011 (UTC)

Troy Sachs passes the ball in the gold medal game against Great Britain at the 1996 Atlanta Paralympic Games

10 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:07, 10 November 2011 (UTC)

Case of Molaise's Gospels


  • 00:07, 10 November 2011 (UTC)

Armory from northeast

9 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 9 November 2011 (UTC)

Lon Myers


  • 00:00, 9 November 2011 (UTC)

The Brighton Wheel seen from the beach

8 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 8 November 2011 (UTC)

A hilye by Hâfiz Osman (1642–1698), a master of the art


  • 00:00, 8 November 2011 (UTC)

Dovedale by Moonlight by Joseph Wright

7 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:15, 7 November 2011 (UTC)

Etching of Metropolitan Ghenadie


  • 00:30, 7 November 2011 (UTC)

The wreck of Amagi in 1946

6 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:30, 6 November 2011 (UTC)

The octopus Stauroteuthis syrtensis


  • 00:00, 6 November 2011 (UTC)

Stuffed White-necked Rockfowl

5 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 5 November 2011 (UTC)

Mountains in Shaba National Reserve, Kenya


  • 00:00, 5 November 2011 (UTC)

Up Helly Aa festival

4 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 4 November 2011 (UTC)

Bellavista housing estate designed by Arne Jacobsen


  • 00:00, 4 November 2011 (UTC)

The Scar Dragon Plaque, found at the Scar boat burial site

3 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 3 November 2011 (UTC)

Pile of Roman coins from the Bredon Hill Hoard


  • 00:00, 3 November 2011 (UTC)

The heart cockle (Corculum cardissa)

2 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 2 November 2011 (UTC)

The Port an Eilean Mhòir ship burial site


  • 00:00, 2 November 2011 (UTC)

St Mary's Church

1 November 2011[edit]

  • 12:00, 1 November 2011 (UTC)

First class dining saloon aboard


  • 00:00, 1 November 2011 (UTC)

The head of Eternal Silence