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Saturday
27
December
2014
Media of the day
A woman at a roadside stall between Mandalay and Bagan, Myanmar, preparing quids of areca nut (Areca catechu) wrapped in betel leaves (Piper betle) for chewing.  

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1

Working Drott hot bulb engine produced by Pythagoras Engine Factory (Norrtälje, Sweden) in 1924

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English : Working Drott hot bulb engine produced by Pythagoras Engine Factory (Norrtälje, Sweden) in 1924

2

Aerial shots of Texel, the Netherlands

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English : Aerial shots of Texel, the Netherlands

3

Lordithon lunulatus is a common rove beetle in central Europe.

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English : Lordithon lunulatus is a common rove beetle in central Europe.

4

Anton Reicha's Lento from the Grand Duo in D Major played at the University of Washington on Feb 26, 1970, by Felix Skowronek and Marshall Winslow.

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English : Anton Reicha's Lento from the Grand Duo in D Major played at the University of Washington on Feb 26, 1970, by Felix Skowronek and Marshall Winslow.

5

Tear gas fired to disperse protesters outside government headquarters 2014 Hong Kong Protests (28 September)

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English : Tear gas fired to disperse protesters outside government headquarters 2014 Hong Kong Protests (28 September)

6

Black-headed gulls (Chroicocephalus ridibundus, Syn. Larus ridibundus), Mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) and Swans (Cygnus) at Danube river near Georg-Danzer-Steg/Nordbahnbrücke in Vienna, Austria.

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English : Black-headed gulls (Chroicocephalus ridibundus, Syn. Larus ridibundus), Mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) and Swans (Cygnus) at Danube river near Georg-Danzer-Steg/Nordbahnbrücke in Vienna, Austria.

7

A view of Red Square in Moscow at night.

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English : A view of Red Square in Moscow at night.

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9

Koala climbing a tree in the wild off Montacute Road in the Adelaide Hills, east of Adelaide, Australia.

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English : Koala climbing a tree in the wild off Montacute Road in the Adelaide Hills, east of Adelaide, Australia.

10

Recording of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 10 December 1948 (in English).

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English : Recording of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 10 December 1948 (in English).

11

Silent film of a test flight of Pescara's helicopter, 1922

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English : Silent film of a test flight of Pescara's helicopter, 1922

12

A blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) eating peanuts from a garden bird feeder in England.

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English : A blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) eating peanuts from a garden bird feeder in England.

13

Sawmill, Landsnora, Stockholm County, Sweden.

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English : Sawmill, Landsnora, Stockholm County, Sweden.

14

Emperor penguins (Aptenodytes forsteri) in Antarctica

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English : Emperor penguins (Aptenodytes forsteri) in Antarctica

15

Video clip for the Esperanto song La fina venk' by i.d.c. (Eric Languillat).

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English : Video clip for the Esperanto song La fina venk' by i.d.c. (Eric Languillat).

16

Laying a Stolperstein in front of the historic city hall of Cologne in memory of Heinrich Himmler's order of 16 December 1942 to deport the Romani to the Auschwitz concentration camp.

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English : Laying a Stolperstein in front of the historic city hall of Cologne in memory of Heinrich Himmler's order of 16 December 1942 to deport the Romani to the Auschwitz concentration camp.

17

How to feed 250 geese in less than one minute. Hufelschulte farm, Nordwalder Straße 136 in Greven, Germany.

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English : How to feed 250 geese in less than one minute. Hufelschulte farm, Nordwalder Straße 136 in Greven, Germany.

18

Ludwig van Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 8 in G major, Opus 30 No. 3, Movement 3: Allegro vivace. Performed by Paul Rosenthal (violin) and Edward Auer (piano).

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English : Ludwig van Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 8 in G major, Opus 30 No. 3, Movement 3: Allegro vivace. Performed by Paul Rosenthal (violin) and Edward Auer (piano).

19

Iron powder marking the hemispherical field lines of the rotating magnetic field (1600 rpm) on top of a magnetic stirrer.

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English : Iron powder marking the hemispherical field lines of the rotating magnetic field (1600 rpm) on top of a magnetic stirrer.

20

Eastern Metropolitan Bypass - Mathpukur to Sukanta Nagar - Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

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English : Eastern Metropolitan Bypass - Mathpukur to Sukanta Nagar - Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

21

UTair ATR 72 landing at Lviv International Airport (Ukraine) in strong crosswinds

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English : UTair ATR 72 landing at Lviv International Airport (Ukraine) in strong crosswinds

22

Drinking birds, also known as insatiable birdies or dipping birds, are toy heat engines that mimic the motions of a bird drinking from a water source.

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English : Drinking birds, also known as insatiable birdies or dipping birds, are toy heat engines that mimic the motions of a bird drinking from a water source.

23

Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in Brøggerhalvøya, Svalbard, Norway

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English : Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in Brøggerhalvøya, Svalbard, Norway

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25

A Polish Christmas carol Bóg się rodzi sung by Studio Accantus artists

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English : A Polish Christmas carol Bóg się rodzi sung by Studio Accantus artists

26

Watch the Bells by Frank Allison - Concept Reel 1. Part of a Hack the Bells contest

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English : Watch the Bells by Frank Allison - Concept Reel 1. Part of a Hack the Bells contest

27

A woman at a roadside stall between Mandalay and Bagan, Myanmar, preparing quids of areca nut (Areca catechu) wrapped in betel leaves (Piper betle) for chewing.

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English : A woman at a roadside stall between Mandalay and Bagan, Myanmar, preparing quids of areca nut (Areca catechu) wrapped in betel leaves (Piper betle) for chewing.

28

Time-lapse sequence of Djebel Chélia, a mountain in Algeria and the highest point in the Aurès Mountains.

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English : Time-lapse sequence of Djebel Chélia, a mountain in Algeria and the highest point in the Aurès Mountains.

29

Vivaldi's Cello Concerto in G major - 1. Allegro.

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English : Vivaldi's Cello Concerto in G major - 1. Allegro.

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31

Bobby Bumps' Fourth (1917)

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English : Bobby Bumps' Fourth (1917)


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