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Standing Suricata suricatta (meerkat) looking behind, in the Singapore zoo
 
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ଏହି ଛବିସମୂହ ପ୍ରଧାନ ପୃଷ୍ଠାରେ "ଆଜିର ଛବି" ବିଭାଗରେ ପ୍ରଦର୍ଶିତ ହେବା ନିମନ୍ତେ ଉଦ୍ଦିଷ୍ଟ । ଏହି ପୃଷ୍ଠାରେ ପ୍ରଦର୍ଶିତ କରି ଏହାର ସବିଶେଷ ତ‌ଥ୍ୟ ବ୍ୟବ‌ହାରକାରୀମାନଙ୍କୁ ଅଲଗା ଭାଷାରେ ଅନୁବାଦ କରିବା ପାଇଁ ରଖାଯାଇଛି ।

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Petrol is sold by the (mainly liquor) bottle in Bénin. There are thousands of these shops in the capital Cotonou, where motorbikes can refuel. It is said that the petrol is illegally imported by sea from Nigeria. Cotonou is one of the most polluted cities in West Africa because of the tens of thousands of motorbikes.

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English : Petrol is sold by the (mainly liquor) bottle in Bénin. There are thousands of these shops in the capital Cotonou, where motorbikes can refuel. It is said that the petrol is illegally imported by sea from Nigeria. Cotonou is one of the most polluted cities in West Africa because of the tens of thousands of motorbikes.

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Animation of gears including epicyclic gears and a rack and pinion

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English : Animation of gears including epicyclic gears and a rack and pinion

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Stairs to Central Station at Tietgensbroen, Copenhagen, Denmark

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English : Stairs to Central Station at Tietgensbroen, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Computer generated cross section 3d-model of a Heart

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English : Computer generated cross section 3d-model of a Heart

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The small pearl-bordered fritillary (Boloria selene) is one of the UK's rarer butterflies and the peak time to find them is the beginning of June. Wyre Forest, Worcestershire is one prime location in England.

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English : The small pearl-bordered fritillary (Boloria selene) is one of the UK's rarer butterflies and the peak time to find them is the beginning of June. Wyre Forest, Worcestershire is one prime location in England.

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Aerial recording of Solis Viaduct, Schin gorge and Solis dam (Ablula/Alvra, Grisons, Switzerland)‎

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English : Aerial recording of Solis Viaduct, Schin gorge and Solis dam (Ablula/Alvra, Grisons, Switzerland)

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Detail of Wasserglockenbrunnen, also known as Wasserpilzbrunnen on Frauenplatz, next to Frauenkirche, Munich, at night. It was designed by Bernhard Winkler in 1972.

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English : Detail of Wasserglockenbrunnen, also known as Wasserpilzbrunnen on Frauenplatz, next to Frauenkirche, Munich, at night. It was designed by Bernhard Winkler in 1972.

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Mandelbrot set zoom with center at (-0.743643887037158704752191506114774, 0.131825904205311970493132056385139) and magnification 1 .. 3.18 × 1031

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English : Mandelbrot set zoom with center at (-0.743643887037158704752191506114774, 0.131825904205311970493132056385139) and magnification 1 .. 3.18 × 1031

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Church of Saint Lazarus' Resurrection on Kizhi Island of Lake Onega, Republic of Karelia (Russia)

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English : Church of Saint Lazarus' Resurrection on Kizhi Island of Lake Onega, Republic of Karelia (Russia)

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A video of Caenorhabditis elegans, a free-living, transparent nematode, about 1 mm in length.‎

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English : A video of Caenorhabditis elegans, a free-living, transparent nematode, about 1 mm in length.

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Blue-hour view of the Juma (Friday) Mosque, Shamakhi, Azerbaijan. This mosque, built in 743, is considered the first one in the Caucasus after the Friday mosque of Derbent (constructed in 734). It was built during the governance period of Caliphate's vicar in the Caucasus and Dagestan. The mosque underwent numerous damages due to plunderings, earthquakes and wars and was lately reconstructed in 2009.

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English : Blue-hour view of the Juma (Friday) Mosque, Shamakhi, Azerbaijan. This mosque, built in 743, is considered the first one in the Caucasus after the Friday mosque of Derbent (constructed in 734). It was built during the governance period of Caliphate's vicar in the Caucasus and Dagestan. The mosque underwent numerous damages due to plunderings, earthquakes and wars and was lately reconstructed in 2009.

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This visualization shows the orbital paths of Venus and Earth that led to this rare alignment on June 5, 2012.

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English : This visualization shows the orbital paths of Venus and Earth that led to this rare alignment on June 5, 2012.

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A pier and a path to the beach during the sunset. Campsite at Sidney Spit (part of Gulf Islands National Park Reserve), Sidney Island, British Columbia, Canada.

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English : A pier and a path to the beach during the sunset. Campsite at Sidney Spit (part of Gulf Islands National Park Reserve), Sidney Island, British Columbia, Canada.

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Cytoplasmic streaming (organized movement of organelles) in onion bulb scale epidermis cells.‎

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English : Cytoplasmic streaming (organized movement of organelles) in onion bulb scale epidermis cells.

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Mountain hike of Gimillan (1805m) at Colle Tsa Sètse Cogne Valley (Italy). Waterfall above Gimillan partly in the fog.

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English : Mountain hike of Gimillan (1805m) at Colle Tsa Sètse Cogne Valley (Italy). Waterfall above Gimillan partly in the fog.

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Elephants Dream is a 2006 English-language and Dutch-produced 3D CGI animated science fiction 9-minute short film.‎

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English : Elephants Dream is a 2006 English-language and Dutch-produced 3D CGI animated science fiction 9-minute short film.

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Portrait of Michael Ancher.

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"Flute Quartet No. 1" composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Performance: Felix Skowronek with the Philadelphia Quartet.‎

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English : "Flute Quartet No. 1" composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Performance: Felix Skowronek with the Philadelphia Quartet.

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Aratinga solstitialis (Linnaeus, 1758), Sun parakeet; Loro Parque, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.

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English : Aratinga solstitialis (Linnaeus, 1758), Sun parakeet; Loro Parque, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.

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A JOY STORY: Joy and Heron is an 2018 animated 3D CGI spot by Passion Pictures.‎

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English : A JOY STORY: Joy and Heron is an 2018 animated 3D CGI spot by Passion Pictures.

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Hanse harbour at blue hour, Stade, Lower Saxony, Germany

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English : Hanse harbour at blue hour, Stade, Lower Saxony, Germany

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A brassy long-horn moth (Nemophora metallica) with a biting midge on its back (probably Forcipomyia), sucking hemolymph.‎

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English : A brassy long-horn moth (Nemophora metallica) with a biting midge on its back (probably Forcipomyia), sucking hemolymph.

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Remains of the church of St Mariña Dozo, Cambados, Pontevedra, Spain. The gothic church was built in the 15th century over a former Romanesque church of the 12th century by order of María de Ulloa, mother of Alonso III Fonseca. In 1943 it was declared National Heritage Monument in Spain.

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English : Remains of the church of St Mariña Dozo, Cambados, Pontevedra, Spain. The gothic church was built in the 15th century over a former Romanesque church of the 12th century by order of María de Ulloa, mother of Alonso III Fonseca. In 1943 it was declared National Heritage Monument in Spain.

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Local Forecast - Elevator composed by Kevin MacLeod.‎

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English : Local Forecast - Elevator composed by Kevin MacLeod.

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An old man carrying a yoke in the countryside of Jaflong, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

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English : An old man carrying a yoke in the countryside of Jaflong, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

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Animation of a leg mechanism using the Ghassaei Linkage.‎

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English : Animation of a leg mechanism using the Ghassaei Linkage.

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Balkan fritillary (Boloria graeca balcanica) This little butterfly lives at 2,300m above sea level at the top cable car station on Yastrebets, in the Rila Mountains: the ski resort of Borovets in Bulgaria

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English : Balkan fritillary (Boloria graeca balcanica) This little butterfly lives at 2,300m above sea level at the top cable car station on Yastrebets, in the Rila Mountains: the ski resort of Borovets in Bulgaria

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Leica Mod. Ia (1927), production number 5193, production time 1925–1936.‎

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English : Leica Mod. Ia (1927), production number 5193, production time 1925–1936.

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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758), Killer whale; Loro Parque, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.

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English : Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758), Killer whale; Loro Parque, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.

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Danse sacrée, L 103, pt. 1, written by Claude Debussy, performed by the United States Marine Chamber Orchestra with Major Jason K. Fettig, conducting, MSgt Karen Grimsey, harp soloist on Aug. 14, 2010.‎

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English : Danse sacrée, L 103, pt. 1, written by Claude Debussy, performed by the United States Marine Chamber Orchestra with Major Jason K. Fettig, conducting, MSgt Karen Grimsey, harp soloist on Aug. 14, 2010.

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Munich's HVB Tower and "Mae West", a sculpture on Effnerplatz, at dusk.

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English : Munich's HVB Tower and "Mae West", a sculpture on Effnerplatz, at dusk.

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Ultrasound axial scan of the fetal head with eye movements and a monolateral congenital cataract seen at 20 weeks of pregnancy.‎

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English : Ultrasound axial scan of the fetal head with eye movements and a monolateral congenital cataract seen at 20 weeks of pregnancy.

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A peat bog below the top of Doune Hill, Luss Hills, Scotland

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English : A peat bog below the top of Doune Hill, Luss Hills, Scotland

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Ice crystals form in a drop of water exposed to a very cold environment.‎

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English : Ice crystals form in a drop of water exposed to a very cold environment.

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Night view of the Pashkov house, Moscow, Russia. The palace, of neoclassical style, was erected in 1784-1786 by Pyotr Pashkov, a Muscovite nobleman, and presumably designed by Vasili Bazhenov. Today it is owned by the Russian State Library.

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English : Night view of the Pashkov house, Moscow, Russia. The palace, of neoclassical style, was erected in 1784-1786 by Pyotr Pashkov, a Muscovite nobleman, and presumably designed by Vasili Bazhenov. Today it is owned by the Russian State Library.

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"Tales from the Vienna Woods" (German: "Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald") is a waltz by Johann Strauss II.‎

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English : "Tales from the Vienna Woods" (German: "Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald") is a waltz by Johann Strauss II.

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This image is created from eight images shot in sequence as a tornado formed north of Minneola, Kansas on May 24, 2016.

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English : This image is created from eight images shot in sequence as a tornado formed north of Minneola, Kansas on May 24, 2016.

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Прекрасная Люканида, или война рогачей и усачей
(English: The beautiful Lucanida, or the war of Stag beetles and Longhorn beetles), is a 1912 stop motion animation by Ladislas Starevich.‎

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Прекрасная Люканида, или война рогачей и усачей
(English: The beautiful Lucanida, or the war of Stag beetles and Longhorn beetles), is a 1912 stop motion animation by Ladislas Starevich.

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"Santa Maria, strela do dia" one of 420 poems with musical notation collected in the Cantigas de Santa Maria during the reign of Alfonso X of Castile (1221–1284).‎

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English : "Santa Maria, strela do dia" one of 420 poems with musical notation collected in the Cantigas de Santa Maria during the reign of Alfonso X of Castile (1221–1284).

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Standing Suricata suricatta (meerkat) looking behind, in the Singapore zoo

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English : Standing Suricata suricatta (meerkat) looking behind, in the Singapore zoo

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Steam locomotives climbing the steep railroad incline between Tharandt and Klingenberg in Saxony, Germany‎

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English : Steam locomotives climbing the steep railroad incline between Tharandt and Klingenberg in Saxony, Germany

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Linden trees and the sky with clouds in Planina, Postojna, Slovenia

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English : Linden trees and the sky with clouds in Planina, Postojna, Slovenia

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Bob's Electric Theatre is a 1909 French stop motion animation by Segundo de Chomón.‎

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English : Bob's Electric Theatre is a 1909 French stop motion animation by Segundo de Chomón.

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The "Piano Concerto in A minor", Op. 16, is a concerto composed by Edvard Grieg in 1868.‎

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English : The "Piano Concerto in A minor", Op. 16, is a concerto composed by Edvard Grieg in 1868.

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Frontal view of the Bayerische Staatskanzlei (Bavarian State Chancellery), Hofgarten, Munich, Germany. The institution is serving as the executive office of the Minister-President as head of government. The State Chancellery is represented by Bavarian missions in the German capital Berlin and to the European Union in Brussels.

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English : Frontal view of the Bayerische Staatskanzlei (Bavarian State Chancellery), Hofgarten, Munich, Germany. The institution is serving as the executive office of the Minister-President as head of government. The State Chancellery is represented by Bavarian missions in the German capital Berlin and to the European Union in Brussels.

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Backbay Lounge, by Kevin MacLeod

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English : Backbay Lounge, by Kevin MacLeod

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78 years ago on this day, the Continuation War by co-belligerents Finland and Germany against the Soviet Union began in coordination with Operation Barbarossa. The photograph depicts a Finnish soldier enjoying the spring sun with a reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) at an armoury in Finnish Lapland during the last year of the war on 4 May 1944. Reindeer were used by the Finnish Army to, for example, pull supply sleighs in snow conditions. The photographer's original Finnish caption is translated as 'Warriors of Lapland.'

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English : 78 years ago on this day, the Continuation War by co-belligerents Finland and Germany against the Soviet Union began in coordination with Operation Barbarossa. The photograph depicts a Finnish soldier enjoying the spring sun with a reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) at an armoury in Finnish Lapland during the last year of the war on 4 May 1944. Reindeer were used by the Finnish Army to, for example, pull supply sleighs in snow conditions. The photographer's original Finnish caption is translated as 'Warriors of Lapland.'

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French singer Cécile Cassel (HollySiz) – today is her birthday – discusses her career and her debut full length record My Name Is.

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English : French singer Cécile Cassel (HollySiz) – today is her birthday – discusses her career and her debut full length record My Name Is.

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Desna river, feeder of the Southern Bug, at meadow. Ukraine, Vinnytsia Raion

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English : Desna river, feeder of the Southern Bug, at meadow. Ukraine, Vinnytsia Raion

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Semper Paratus, composed in 1927 by U.S. Coast Guard Captain Francis Saltus Van Boskerck and performed by the United States Coast Guard Band.‎

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English : Semper Paratus, composed in 1927 by U.S. Coast Guard Captain Francis Saltus Van Boskerck and performed by the United States Coast Guard Band.

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Portrait of mute swan (Cygnus olor) on the background of Windermere Lake, Bowness-on-Windermere, England

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English : Portrait of mute swan (Cygnus olor) on the background of Windermere Lake, Bowness-on-Windermere, England

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Nulla in mundo pax sincera 1. Larghetto, RV 630, is a sacred motet composed by Antonio Vivaldi in 1735.‎

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English : Nulla in mundo pax sincera 1. Larghetto, RV 630, is a sacred motet composed by Antonio Vivaldi in 1735.

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Roof of a heritage barn built in circa 1920. Main beams including the ladders are hand hewn. The barn is part of Ruckle Heritage Farm at Saltspring Island, British Columbia, Canada, the oldest working farm in British Columbia which is still owned by the original family (2019)

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English : Roof of a heritage barn built in circa 1920. Main beams including the ladders are hand hewn. The barn is part of Ruckle Heritage Farm at Saltspring Island, British Columbia, Canada, the oldest working farm in British Columbia which is still owned by the original family (2019)

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A stereographic projection of a Clifford torus performing a simple rotation through the xz plane.‎

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English : A stereographic projection of a Clifford torus performing a simple rotation through the xz plane.

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Head of a Tyrolese Mountain Sheep (Tiroler Bergschaf). Stubai Valley, Tyrol, Austria

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English : Head of a Tyrolese Mountain Sheep (Tiroler Bergschaf). Stubai Valley, Tyrol, Austria

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The Bangville Police is a 1913 silent comedy film directed by Henry Lehman, starring Mabel Normand, and considered to be the seminal Keystone Cops short.‎

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English : The Bangville Police is a 1913 silent comedy film directed by Henry Lehman, starring Mabel Normand, and considered to be the seminal Keystone Cops short.

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Panoramic view of the city of Montreal in a stormy day from Mount Royal, Quebec, Canada.

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English : Panoramic view of the city of Montreal in a stormy day from Mount Royal, Quebec, Canada.

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The Symphony No. 9 in E minor, "From the New World", Op. 95, B. 178, popularly known as the New World Symphony, was composed by Antonín Dvořák in 1893.‎

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English : The Symphony No. 9 in E minor, "From the New World", Op. 95, B. 178, popularly known as the New World Symphony, was composed by Antonín Dvořák in 1893.


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