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31 July 2012[edit]

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Urera baccifera

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Justus Jonas

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Astoria Riverfront Trolley car crossing trestle over river inlet

30 July 2012[edit]

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Woodblock print by Hiroshige

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Pheasant Coucal, Queensland

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The coronation of Alexander, from a 15th c. MS of the Histoire ancienne

29 July 2012[edit]

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Isamu Kashiide in the 1940s

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The Matthes couple

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Drang-Drung Glacier

28 July 2012[edit]

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Lieutenant John D. Bulkeley

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Acicular crystals of bultfonteinite from South Africa

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27 July 2012[edit]

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Europa Point Lighthouse

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José Gil de Castro's portrait of José de San Martín

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Mary Dyer enroute to execution

26 July 2012[edit]

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Laufen Hut in the Tennen Mountains

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The Great Map

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25 July 2012[edit]

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Chace Crawford

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Sérandite from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada

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Hélio Castroneves climbs the fence to celebrate his win in 2012.

24 July 2012[edit]

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Portrait of Juan Manuel de Rosas during the campaign

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Houdon's statue of George Washington

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Curtis Dvorak in character as Jaxson de Ville


23 July 2012[edit]

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Vicia orobus, "wood bitter-vetch" (Fabaceae)

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Children competing in an egg-and-spoon race

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St. Mark's Pro-Cathedral, Hastings, Nebraska


22 July 2012[edit]

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Psilocybe makarorae

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Vue de toits (Effet de neige) by Gustave Caillebotte

21 July 2012[edit]

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St Cuthbert's Church, Edenhall, in 2006

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William Thompson

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1: Olfactory bulb 2: Mitral cells 3: Bone 4: Nasal epithelium 5: Glomerulus (olfaction) 6: Olfactory receptor cells

20 July 2012[edit]

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Billy Cooper

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Labidiaster annulatus

19 July 2012[edit]

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Tarbuttite from the type locality in Zambia

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Comparison of a properly and improperly scaled pictogram bar graph.

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Ortrun Enderlein at the German Luge Championships, in Oberhof, 14 February 1965

18 July 2012[edit]

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The Altes Stadthaus in Berlin

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Rhodes in c. 1887

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Entoloma murrayi

17 July 2012[edit]

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Depiction of use of Greek fire by the Byzantines

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Bathing at the Blue Hole on the Fiery Gizzard Trail

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Sapphire iris corsage designed by Paulding Farnham, featuring 120 Yogo sapphires

16 July 2012[edit]

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Pascoite from the Gypsum Valley District in Colorado

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Over 100,000 Bahrainis took part in the protest, which stretched for several miles.

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Nik Wallenda as he begins to cross Niagara Falls on the highwire

15 July 2012[edit]

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Rihanna performing live

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Saint Louis underway in 1903

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"Flowering" coral

14 July 2012[edit]

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Dorothy's fully preserved bathroom, note the double-wide bathtub

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MacKenzie playing for the Columbus Blue Jackets during the 2011–12 NHL season

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Harold Macmillan

13 July 2012[edit]

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Old Cooney Hospital

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Artist restoration of Bellubrunnus rothgaengeri

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Actress Helen Barry

12 July 2012[edit]

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The British mare Gamos in a 1870 engraving by Edward Hacker

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The Taisun crane at the Yantai Raffles Shipyard holds the 17,100 metric ton deck box of Scarabeo 9 in the air as the barge is moved out from underneath.

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St Andrew's Church, Dacre, from the southwest

11 July 2012[edit]

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Star-forming region around the star R Coronae Australis

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Tyler Clippard in 2011

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Harriet Hanson Robinson in 1843

10 July 2012[edit]

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Flight Lieutenant Dave Shannon shortly before taking part in the "Dambuster" raid with No. 617 Squadron RAF, May 1943

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The twenty-one pieces of the Treasure of El Carambolo

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Christ as a Javanese King

9 July 2012[edit]

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Anne Hutchinson trial

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Stropharia semiglobata

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A grey rock with a ruler indicating that it is about 8cm across

8 July 2012[edit]

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The truffle Kalapuya brunnea

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Moonrise over Hauser Lake by Black Sandy

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The Hendre in Monmouthshire

7 July 2012[edit]

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Samuel Charles Farr, Christchurch architect

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St. Mark's Church

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St James Square in the former Wye Bridge Ward

6 July 2012[edit]

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Bill McAfee in 1930

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Go Green Racing's 2011 car

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LZ 129 Hindenburg in 1936

5 July 2012[edit]

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Mamie Eisenhower

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Photovoltaic array on top of the James V. Forrestal Building

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A guitar fretboard with line-segments connecting the successive open-string notes (E-A, A-D, D-G, G-B, B-E) of the standard tuning E-A-D-G-B-E

4 July 2012[edit]

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Original members of The Wiggles, 2004

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Don Eaddy in 1956

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Fort Smith Birney streetcar 224

3 July 2012[edit]

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West front of St Mary's

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Psilocybe hoogshagenii

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1858 Moldavian Bull's Head stamp marked PORTO SCRISORI; "letters to be paid for by the recipient"

2 July 2012[edit]

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Spon Gate on Spon Street, Coventry

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The Royal Oak, Monmouth

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John Herrnstein

1 July 2012[edit]

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Feynman diagram of photon–photon scattering

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Lactarius deterrimus