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Wednesday
27
August
2014
Media of the day
Arrival and reception of Belgian refugees in a (military?) camp in the south of the Netherlands at the beginning of the First World War  

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In this animation the external and internal anatomy of a dorada marked with their names is shown.

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English : In this animation the external and internal anatomy of a dorada marked with their names is shown.

2

Increased flow at the Longtang Dam around 3 days after Typhoon Rammasun (2014), Hainan, China

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English : Increased flow at the Longtang Dam around 3 days after Typhoon Rammasun (2014), Hainan, China

3

Carnival procession on Avenida del Saladar, Morro Jable, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands.

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English : Carnival procession on Avenida del Saladar, Morro Jable, Pájara, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands.

4

Hump yard in Vienna, Austria

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English : Hump yard in Vienna, Austria

5

Distribtion of food donation 1945 (reenactment). Open Air Museum Roscheider Hof, Living History Dayx, 2014

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English : Distribtion of food donation 1945 (reenactment).

Open Air Museum Roscheider Hof,

Living History Dayx, 2014

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Extract from the public address of the German Emperor Wilhelm II "To the German people", 6 August 1914. "So now the sword must decide. In the midst of peace, the enemy attacks. So, rise up! To arms! Any dithering, any faltering would be treason to the Fatherland."

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English : Extract from the public address of the German Emperor Wilhelm II "To the German people", 6 August 1914. "So now the sword must decide. In the midst of peace, the enemy attacks. So, rise up! To arms! Any dithering, any faltering would be treason to the Fatherland."

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Waterfall Sgwd Gwladus, Wales

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English : Waterfall Sgwd Gwladus, Wales

8

Mint moth (Pyrausta aurata) on shrubby cinquefoil (Dasiphora fruticosa)

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English : Mint moth (Pyrausta aurata) on shrubby cinquefoil (Dasiphora fruticosa)

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10

The phase and libration of the Moon for 2014, at hourly intervals. Includes supplemental graphics that display the Moon's orbit, subsolar and sub-Earth points, and the Moon's distance from Earth at true scale.

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English : The phase and libration of the Moon for 2014, at hourly intervals. Includes supplemental graphics that display the Moon's orbit, subsolar and sub-Earth points, and the Moon's distance from Earth at true scale.

11

A Drilus “L” larva (in the lab) creating an exit bore-hole from within a prey Albinaria meleaus, followed by stills from the lengthy procedure by which the larva emerges from the shell.

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English : A Drilus “L” larva (in the lab) creating an exit bore-hole from within a prey Albinaria meleaus, followed by stills from the lengthy procedure by which the larva emerges from the shell.

12

Urilift by Kungsportsplatsen in Gothenburg. It is a pissoir that is lowered in the ground during the day, and can only be used at night.

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English : Urilift by Kungsportsplatsen in Gothenburg. It is a pissoir that is lowered in the ground during the day, and can only be used at night.

13

A popular 19th-century brass band arrangement of the Hunters' Chorus, from The Rose of Erin, also known as The Lily of Killarney (1862).

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English : A popular 19th-century brass band arrangement of the Hunters' Chorus, from The Rose of Erin, also known as The Lily of Killarney (1862).

14

Crystallization of aqueous potassium permanganate KMnO4 solution on ceramic surface due to evaporation at room temperature.

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English : Crystallization of aqueous potassium permanganate KMnO4 solution on ceramic surface due to evaporation at room temperature.

15

Le Voyage sur Jupiter is a French silent film directed by Segundo de Chomón in 1909.

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English : Le Voyage sur Jupiter is a French silent film directed by Segundo de Chomón in 1909.

16

Berako inude eta artzaiak (Nursemaids and shepherds of Bera) is a festival during the carnival of Bera, a village in Navarre. Girls from the village play shepherds, and boys play nursemaids.

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English : Berako inude eta artzaiak (Nursemaids and shepherds of Bera) is a festival during the carnival of Bera, a village in Navarre. Girls from the village play shepherds, and boys play nursemaids.

17

Floating watermill, Mur river, Ižakovci, Slovenia

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English : Floating watermill, Mur river, Ižakovci, Slovenia

18

Common ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on nest.

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English : Common ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on nest.

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Ruminating female fallow deer (Dama dama) in the Naturwildpark Granat in Haltern am See, Germany

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English : Ruminating female fallow deer (Dama dama) in the Naturwildpark Granat in Haltern am See, Germany

21

Southern shore of Aura river in Turku between Föri cabel ferry and Martinsilta and Myllysilta bridges. Video taken from river ferry Jakke.

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English : Southern shore of Aura river in Turku between Föri cabel ferry and Martinsilta and Myllysilta bridges. Video taken from river ferry Jakke.

22

Masstransiscope artwork in New York City Subway

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English : Masstransiscope artwork in New York City Subway

23

The exterior of Landeshaus in Kiel.

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English : The exterior of Landeshaus in Kiel.

24

The Evidence of the Film is a 1913 American silent short crime film directed by Lawrence Marston and Edwin Thanhouser starring William Garwood.

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English : The Evidence of the Film is a 1913 American silent short crime film directed by Lawrence Marston and Edwin Thanhouser starring William Garwood.

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An excerpt from a film showing the courtship rituals of the Heath hen (Tympanuchus cupido cupido), which has been extinct since 1932.

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English : An excerpt from a film showing the courtship rituals of the Heath hen (Tympanuchus cupido cupido), which has been extinct since 1932.

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Two single-celled Vorticella on the root of duckweed. One Vorticella is clearly trying to feed itself by capturing smaller, swimming organisms.

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English : Two single-celled Vorticella on the root of duckweed. One Vorticella is clearly trying to feed itself by capturing smaller, swimming organisms.

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Arrival and reception of Belgian refugees in a (military?) camp in the south of the Netherlands at the beginning of the First World War

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English : Arrival and reception of Belgian refugees in a (military?) camp in the south of the Netherlands at the beginning of the First World War

28

A Škoda 7Ev departs from Hradec Králové station (Czech Republic).

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English : A Škoda 7Ev departs from Hradec Králové station (Czech Republic).

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