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31 October 2016

  • 00:00, 31 October 2016 (UTC)
Talking Gravestone in the cemetery of Süderende, Föhr
Talking Gravestone of Föhr

30 October 2016

  • 00:00, 30 October 2016 (UTC)
Brine pump at Warmingham
Brine pump at Warmingham

29 October 2016

  • 00:00, 29 October 2016 (UTC)
The flag of Trenton, Georgia
The flag of Trenton, Georgia

28 October 2016

  • 00:07, 28 October 2016 (UTC)
Craigievar Express
Craigievar Express

27 October 2016

  • 01:10, 27 October 2016 (UTC)
New London Union Station
New London Union Station

26 October 2016

  • 00:05, 26 October 2016 (UTC)
Thomas Aldersey by Robert Peake (1588)
Thomas Aldersey

25 October 2016

  • 00:20, 25 October 2016 (UTC)
Reads Landing School
Reads Landing School

24 October 2016

  • 00:35, 24 October 2016 (UTC)
Headache vine
Headache vine

23 October 2016

  • 00:50, 23 October 2016 (UTC)
Bridge on BR-319
Bridge on BR-319

22 October 2016

  • 00:00, 22 October 2016 (UTC)
The Taunton Flag
The Taunton Flag

21 October 2016

  • 00:00, 21 October 2016 (UTC)
Cliff Clinkscales in 2014
Cliff Clinkscales

20 October 2016

  • 00:00, 20 October 2016 (UTC)
Ascanius Shooting the Stag of Sylvia
Ascanius Shooting the Stag of Sylvia

19 October 2016

  • 00:00, 19 October 2016 (UTC)
Comet Hale–Bopp
Comet Hale–Bopp

18 October 2016

  • 00:00, 18 October 2016 (UTC)
Mammon
Mammon

17 October 2016

  • 00:00, 17 October 2016 (UTC)
Siti Nurhaliza
Siti Nurhaliza

16 October 2016

  • 00:00, 16 October 2016 (UTC)
Alojzy Plewa (left) with his brother and Ruth Schwarz
Alojzy Plewa (left) with his brother and Ruth Schwarz

15 October 2016

  • 00:00, 15 October 2016 (UTC)
Flag of Guernsey
Flag of Guernsey

14 October 2016

  • 00:00, 14 October 2016 (UTC)
Edmund Kalau
Edmund Kalau

13 October 2016

  • 00:00, 13 October 2016 (UTC)
The Royal Stables of Sweden
Royal Stables of Sweden

12 October 2016

  • 00:00, 12 October 2016 (UTC)
David Suhor, speaking before the Pensacola City Council in 2014
David Suhor

11 October 2016

  • 00:00, 11 October 2016 (UTC)
Florida predatory stink bug nymph
Florida predatory stink bug nymph

10 October 2016

  • 00:00, 10 October 2016 (UTC)
After the Deluge
After the Deluge

9 October 2016

  • 00:00, 9 October 2016 (UTC)
South Africa Red Ensign
South Africa Red Ensign
  • ... that the South Africa Red Ensign (pictured) was raised over Windhoek following the British conquest of German South West Africa in 1915?
  • ... that after admitting he took $10,000 to help a fictitious Arab sheikh, Joseph A. Maressa argued that "it would be patriotic to take some of this OPEC oil money and get it back to the United States"?
  • ... that the opening episode of Cash Trapped contained a continuity error which revealed the outcome at the start of the game show?
  • ... that Guiseley A.F.C. were accused of "disgraceful unsporting behaviour" when a player broke an unwritten fair-play convention to score past goalkeeper Tom King?
  • ... that in 1960, two barges collided with the 4,162-foot (1,270 m) Severn Railway Bridge, causing two bridge spans to fall into the river?
  • ... that a reviewer of Zwölf Stücke, Op. 65, twelve organ pieces by Max Reger, wrote that the composer was "still in his storm and stress period"?
  • ... that research by Columbia Law School professor Jeffrey Fagan into stop-and-frisk in New York City was a major factor in Judge Shira Scheindlin's decision to rule the practice unconstitutional in 2013?
  • ... that swarms of dykes have intruded into Uruguay?

8 October 2016

  • 00:00, 8 October 2016 (UTC)
American germander
American germander

7 October 2016

  • 00:00, 7 October 2016 (UTC)
Handel
Handel

6 October 2016

  • 00:00, 6 October 2016 (UTC)
Wash & Sons' Seafood Restaurant
Wash's Restaurant

5 October 2016

  • 00:00, 5 October 2016 (UTC)
Fossilised human footprints at Ciampate del Diavolo
Fossilised human footprints at Ciampate del Diavolo

4 October 2016

  • 00:00, 4 October 2016 (UTC)
Lena Sundström
Lena Sundström

3 October 2016

  • 03:30, 3 October 2016 (UTC)
Pygmy goosefoot
Pygmy goosefoot

2 October 2016

  • 07:22, 2 October 2016 (UTC)
Entrance to the air-raid shelter at St Leonard's Court
Air-raid shelter at St Leonard's Court

1 October 2016

  • 04:47, 1 October 2016 (UTC)
Elin Rombo as Sister Blanche
Elin Rombo as Sister Blanche