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Juvenile snow leopards (Uncia uncia) at Salzburg Zoo, Austria.  

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A 3D animation which represents the second law of Fryette, one of the main basics of modern osteopathy.

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English : A 3D animation which represents the second law of Fryette, one of the main basics of modern osteopathy.

2

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) is the fourth in the Basil Rathbone/Nigel Bruce series of 14 Sherlock Holmes films.

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English : Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) is the fourth in the Basil Rathbone/Nigel Bruce series of 14 Sherlock Holmes films.

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Raccoon in safari Parc Omega, Quebec, Canada, June 15, 2012.

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English : Raccoon in safari Parc Omega, Quebec, Canada, June 15, 2012.

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The Juno spacecraft was launched in August 2011 and is planned to enter a polar orbit around the planet Jupiter on July 4, 2016. This NASA computer animation shows the probe's trajectory.

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English : The Juno spacecraft was launched in August 2011 and is planned to enter a polar orbit around the planet Jupiter on July 4, 2016. This NASA computer animation shows the probe's trajectory.

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Giant torito being brought onto the plaza and ignited for the festival Fiesta de Luces y Musica in the town Santiago Zapotitlan, Tláhuac, Mexico.

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English : Giant torito being brought onto the plaza and ignited for the festival Fiesta de Luces y Musica in the town Santiago Zapotitlan, Tláhuac, Mexico.

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Finnish border guard AgustaWestland AW119 Koala helicopter (OH-HVN) over Oulu Airport at Tour de Sky 2014 air show.

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English : Finnish border guard AgustaWestland AW119 Koala helicopter (OH-HVN) over Oulu Airport at Tour de Sky 2014 air show.

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NASA's Juno spacecraft has crossed the boundary of Jupiter's immense magnetic field. Juno's Waves instrument recorded the encounter with the bow shock over the course of about two hours on June 24, 2016. "Bow shock" is where the supersonic solar wind is heated and slowed by Jupiter's magnetosphere. It is analogous to a sonic boom on Earth. The next day, June 25, 2016, the Waves instrument witnessed the crossing of the magnetopause. "Trapped continuum radiation" refers to waves trapped in a low-density cavity in Jupiter's magnetosphere.

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English : NASA's Juno spacecraft has crossed the boundary of Jupiter's immense magnetic field. Juno's Waves instrument recorded the encounter with the bow shock over the course of about two hours on June 24, 2016. "Bow shock" is where the supersonic solar wind is heated and slowed by Jupiter's magnetosphere. It is analogous to a sonic boom on Earth. The next day, June 25, 2016, the Waves instrument witnessed the crossing of the magnetopause. "Trapped continuum radiation" refers to waves trapped in a low-density cavity in Jupiter's magnetosphere.

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Linderhof Palace in southwest Bavaria, Germany is the smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one which he lived to see completed. The water parterre in front of the palace is dominated by a large basin with the gilt fountain group Flora and puttos. The fountain's water jet is nearly 25 m high.

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English : Linderhof Palace in southwest Bavaria, Germany is the smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one which he lived to see completed. The water parterre in front of the palace is dominated by a large basin with the gilt fountain group Flora and puttos. The fountain's water jet is nearly 25 m high.

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The Vagabond is a silent film by Charlie Chaplin released to theatres on July 10, 1916.

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English : The Vagabond is a silent film by Charlie Chaplin released to theatres on July 10, 1916.

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Video showing an opening and closing of The Rolling Bridge in Paddington Basin, London.

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English : Video showing an opening and closing of The Rolling Bridge in Paddington Basin, London.

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July 12, 1962 Universal newsreel about the launch of Telstar 1, the first satellite to relay television, telephone, and high-speed data communications

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English : July 12, 1962 Universal newsreel about the launch of Telstar 1, the first satellite to relay television, telephone, and high-speed data communications

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Fallow deer (Dama dama) in Parc Omega, Quebec, Canada, June 13, 2012.

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English : Fallow deer (Dama dama) in Parc Omega, Quebec, Canada, June 13, 2012.

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Explosion of the Judas figurine at the 4th Feria de Cartoneria in Santa Maria la Ribera, Mexico City, 26. March 2016.

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English : Explosion of the Judas figurine at the 4th Feria de Cartoneria in Santa Maria la Ribera, Mexico City, 26. March 2016.

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Philippine's Independence Proclaimed, 1946/07/04. Celebration, speeches of Manuel Roxas - new president and general MacArthur.

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English : Philippine's Independence Proclaimed, 1946/07/04. Celebration, speeches of Manuel Roxas - new president and general MacArthur.

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The saxophonist David Hernando performing Caprice No.5, by Niccolò Paganini.

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English : The saxophonist David Hernando performing Caprice No.5, by Niccolò Paganini.

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Birds Palawan hornbill (Anthracoceros marchei) at Zoo Eagle Point Resort, island Luzon, Philippines.

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English : Birds Palawan hornbill (Anthracoceros marchei) at Zoo Eagle Point Resort, island Luzon, Philippines.

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Aerial recording of Wiesen Viaduct (1192 m, Davos, Grisons, Switzerland).

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English : Aerial recording of Wiesen Viaduct (1192 m, Davos, Grisons, Switzerland).

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Bird–drone interaction. Filmed on Eagle Mountain Lake, North Texas, USA.

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English : Bird–drone interaction. Filmed on Eagle Mountain Lake, North Texas, USA.

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A Prusa i3 MK2 print farm producing parts for new printers in the project RepRap.

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English : A Prusa i3 MK2 print farm producing parts for new printers in the project RepRap.

21

A W-type external-thread collet being pulled into its spindle seat with a drawbar, clamping and then releasing a shaft.

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English : A W-type external-thread collet being pulled into its spindle seat with a drawbar, clamping and then releasing a shaft.

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Komatsu 941 harvester (Komatsu Limited) - robust all terrain forestry vehicle that allows one person to cut the tree and to remove branches at once, while sitting inside the driving cab in safety.

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English : Komatsu 941 harvester (Komatsu Limited) - robust all terrain forestry vehicle that allows one person to cut the tree and to remove branches at once, while sitting inside the driving cab in safety.

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English : Juvenile snow leopards (Uncia uncia) at Salzburg Zoo, Austria.

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Operation Gomorrah, the bombing of Hamburg for 8 days and 7 nights took place between July 24th and 3rd of August 1943, resulting in 45 to 50,000 Civilian deaths.

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English : Operation Gomorrah, the bombing of Hamburg for 8 days and 7 nights took place between July 24th and 3rd of August 1943, resulting in 45 to 50,000 Civilian deaths.

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Full restored film of Fear and Desire, Stanley Kubrick's 1953 debut film. Kubrick attempted to destroy all copies, but was unsuccessful.

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English : Full restored film of Fear and Desire, Stanley Kubrick's 1953 debut film. Kubrick attempted to destroy all copies, but was unsuccessful.

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The Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser tells a crowd he has seized the Suez Canal, pictures of canal and Mideast (partial newsreel, 30th July 1956).

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English : The Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser tells a crowd he has seized the Suez Canal, pictures of canal and Mideast (partial newsreel, 30th July 1956).

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