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31 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:00, 31 August 2013 (UTC)

A tall termite mound


  • 00:00, 31 August 2013 (UTC)

Cristóbal-Oudrid-(1825-1877)

30 August 2013[edit]

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Apinac


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The ruins of Mattersey Priory

29 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:05, 29 August 2013 (UTC)

Chacmool from Chichen Itza


  • 00:05, 29 August 2013 (UTC)

Major Mite at the White House, 1922

28 August 2013[edit]

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The HMCS Morden in 1941


  • 00:00, 28 August 2013 (UTC)

Old Yankee Stadium (1923)

27 August 2013[edit]

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Louisiana unicorn-plant (Proboscidea louisianica)


  • 00:00, 27 August 2013 (UTC)

the statue Ashurbanipal in April 2011

26 August 2013[edit]

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Thầy Temple in greater Hanoi, Vietnam


  • 00:00, 26 August 2013 (UTC)

Reigate Heath Windmill—an 18th-century windmill which now serves as Reigate Mill Church

25 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:00, 25 August 2013 (UTC)

The Wild Goose weekly paper


  • 00:00, 25 August 2013 (UTC)

The Curfew Tower: the remains of Barking Abbey's main gate

24 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:00, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

Detail of the triumphal cross in Öja Church


  • 00:00, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

Franz Joseph Bridge in 1885

23 August 2013[edit]

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Pricasso at a press conference for Sexpo in Sydney, March 2012


  • 00:00, 23 August 2013 (UTC)

Maria Pia Kothbauer

22 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:00, 22 August 2013 (UTC)

Hamish Hay Bridge


  • 00:00, 22 August 2013 (UTC)

INS Chakra

21 August 2013[edit]

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Marikamba Temple, Sirsi


  • 00:15, 21 August 2013 (UTC)

Meems Bottom Covered Bridge

20 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:30, 20 August 2013 (UTC)

Topiary walk up to the porch of Borley Church


  • 00:30, 19 August 2013 (UTC)

James K. Johnson

19 August 2013[edit]

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Creusot steam hammer


  • 00:00, 19 August 2013 (UTC)

razorgrinder

18 August 2013[edit]

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Tower Belle in the Cumberland Basin


  • 00:00, 18 August 2013 (UTC)

Olate dog riding a scooter

17 August 2013[edit]

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Joachim Raff


  • 00:00, 17 August 2013 (UTC)

Lembede smoking pipe

16 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:00, 16 August 2013 (UTC)

Linnea Henriksson (2013)


  • 00:00, 16 August 2013 (UTC)

Yongle Emperor

15 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:00, 15 August 2013 (UTC)

George St Lo


  • 00:00, 15 August 2013 (UTC)

K-18 Karelia

14 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:15, 14 August 2013 (UTC)

Tomb of Safdarjung


  • 00:30, 14 August 2013 (UTC)

The Battle of Cape Passaro, 11 August 1718

13 August 2013[edit]

  • 12:45, 13 August 2013 (UTC)

Moai facing the ocean.


  • 01:00, 13 August 2013 (UTC)

Government House, New York

12 August 2013[edit]

  • 13:15, 12 August 2013 (UTC)

Northern Pacific Depot


  • 01:30, 12 August 2013 (UTC)

Generación del 13

11 August 2013[edit]

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Maillezais Cathedral in Vendée, France


  • 02:00, 11 August 2013 (UTC)

Liberty Head double eagle

10 August 2013[edit]

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Entrance gate at La Feria Chapultepec Mágico


  • 02:30, 10 August 2013 (UTC)

A Slate-colored Boubou in Tanzania

9 August 2013[edit]

  • 14:45, 9 August 2013 (UTC)

Microcline from the Kenticha mine, Oromia Region, Ethiopia.


  • 03:00, 9 August 2013 (UTC)

Ida and William Wilcox

8 August 2013[edit]

  • 15:15, 8 August 2013 (UTC)

Jesse B. Jackson


  • 03:30, 8 August 2013 (UTC)

The Maire of Bristowe is Kalendar

7 August 2013[edit]

  • 15:45, 7 August 2013 (UTC)

five-horn smotherweed (Bassia hyssopifolia)


  • 04:00, 7 August 2013 (UTC)

Old 1910 baseball card

6 August 2013[edit]

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Addleshaw Tower


  • 08:00, 6 August 2013 (UTC)

Image Lake


  • 00:00, 6 August 2013 (UTC)

Xerocomus armeniacus

5 August 2013[edit]

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Tang Dynasty clay figure of a dancing girl


  • 08:00, 5 August 2013 (UTC)

St. Francis of Assisi, Kraków


  • 00:00, 5 August 2013 (UTC)

Illustration in An Account of Corsica

4 August 2013[edit]

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Providence Chapel, erected at Charlwood in 1816


  • 08:00, 4 August 2013 (UTC)

Emperor Huizong of Song


  • 00:00, 4 August 2013 (UTC)

Andrew Smith

3 August 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 3 August 2013 (UTC)

Alice Vickery


  • 08:00, 3 August 2013 (UTC)

Knowles and Jay-Z performing on the I Am... Tour


  • 00:00, 3 August 2013 (UTC)

Sergeant Reckless with handler US Marine Sergeant Joseph Latham

2 August 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 2 August 2013 (UTC)

Marion Talley


  • 08:00, 2 August 2013 (UTC)

White-flippered Penguin


  • 00:00, 2 August 2013 (UTC)

Fairfax Court House

1 August 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 1 August 2013 (UTC)

Fredrik Pettersson


  • 08:00, 1 August 2013 (UTC)

Dog surfing


  • 00:00, 1 August 2013 (UTC)

Post office in December 2006