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Facade of ARD-Hauptstadtstudio in Berlin-Mitte. ARD-Hauptstadtstudio is a television studio in Berlin operated jointly by the members of the federal broadcasting network ARD.

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English : Facade of ARD-Hauptstadtstudio in Berlin-Mitte. ARD-Hauptstadtstudio is a television studio in Berlin operated jointly by the members of the federal broadcasting network ARD.

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Timelapse video of the Chicago city centre from the 23th floor of Sheraton Chicago Towers Hotel in United States, 2011 year .‎

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English : Timelapse video of the Chicago city centre from the 23th floor of Sheraton Chicago Towers Hotel in United States, 2011 year .

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A marmot seen on top of Mount Dana, Yosemite, CA, USA. The road in the background is Tioga Pass Road

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Interior of the inner walk of Pushkin Bridge, view towards Frunzenskaya Embankment of Moskva River. Moscow, Russia.

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English : Interior of the inner walk of Pushkin Bridge, view towards Frunzenskaya Embankment of Moskva River. Moscow, Russia.

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The archival video about the life and peoples actvities around the Moskva River in Moscow, Russia from the 20th years of the 20th century.‎

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English : The archival video about the life and peoples actvities around the Moskva River in Moscow, Russia from the 20th years of the 20th century.

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Eurasian eagle-owl (Bubo bubo sibiricus) in captivity.

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English : Eurasian eagle-owl (Bubo bubo sibiricus) in captivity.

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Mechanical Doll is a 1922 short American animated film produced by Max Fleischer and directed by Dave Fleischer.‎

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English : Mechanical Doll is a 1922 short American animated film produced by Max Fleischer and directed by Dave Fleischer.

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Worm's-eye view of the office building LVM 1, LVM insurance, Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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English : Worm's-eye view of the office building LVM 1, LVM insurance, Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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The video from traditional Cheese market in South Holland town Gouda, Netherlands, 2014.‎

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English : The video from traditional Cheese market in South Holland town Gouda, Netherlands, 2014.

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Porsche 911 Carrera 4S.

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Diesel locomotive Di 4 of Norwegian State Railways with the daytime train from Bodø to Trondheim (Nordlandsbanen), passing the Saltfjellet between Lønsdal and Bolna.

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English : Diesel locomotive Di 4 of Norwegian State Railways with the daytime train from Bodø to Trondheim (Nordlandsbanen), passing the Saltfjellet between Lønsdal and Bolna.

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Video of former ZIL area in January 2018, taken from train on Moscow Central Circle (from “ZIL” station towards “Verkhnie Kotly”). You can also hear examples of voice announcements on Russian and English languages.‎

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English : Video of former ZIL area in January 2018, taken from train on Moscow Central Circle (from “ZIL” station towards “Verkhnie Kotly”). You can also hear examples of voice announcements on Russian and English languages.

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Thai Airways International Boeing 747-4D7 (reg. HS-TGP, msn 26610/1047) at Munich Airport (IATA: MUC; ICAO: EDDM) departing 26L.

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English : Thai Airways International Boeing 747-4D7 (reg. HS-TGP, msn 26610/1047) at Munich Airport (IATA: MUC; ICAO: EDDM) departing 26L.

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Video from the 1936 year, the Royal Netherlands Navy light cruiser HNLMS De Ruyter operates together with the military seaplane, which is landing on the ocean level or taking-off from ship deck using the catapult.‎

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English : Video from the 1936 year, the Royal Netherlands Navy light cruiser HNLMS De Ruyter operates together with the military seaplane, which is landing on the ocean level or taking-off from ship deck using the catapult.

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The primary mirror of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope.

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English : The primary mirror of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope.

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The computer animation of the great exoplanet movement in the triple-star system HD 131399. Two of the stars are close together and the third, brighter component are orbited by a gas giant planet named HD 131399Ab. System is located about 320 light-years from Earth in the constellation of Centaurus.‎

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English : The computer animation of the great exoplanet movement in the triple-star system HD 131399. Two of the stars are close together and the third, brighter component are orbited by a gas giant planet named HD 131399Ab. System is located about 320 light-years from Earth in the constellation of Centaurus.

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Snowboard figure at the 2008 Shakedown. Saint-Sauveur, Quebec (Canada).

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English : Snowboard figure at the 2008 Shakedown. Saint-Sauveur, Quebec (Canada).

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Zorbing in many Slovenian towns during humanitarian action Podaj energijo za življenje - Give energy for life 2012.‎

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English : Zorbing in many Slovenian towns during humanitarian action Podaj energijo za življenje - Give energy for life 2012.

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Groomed skirun from mount Seceda in Gröden

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Skiing down from the Jalovec mountain, Julian Alps, Slovenia, 2010.‎

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English : Skiing down from the Jalovec mountain, Julian Alps, Slovenia, 2010.

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Building of the Irons Museum in Pereslavl-Zalessky, Russia.

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Instructions for ironing a dress, 2013.‎

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English : Instructions for ironing a dress, 2013.

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Azure Damselfly (Coenagrion puella) in copula by Burgwald (near Marburg), Hesse, Germany.‎

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English : Azure Damselfly (Coenagrion puella) in copula by Burgwald (near Marburg), Hesse, Germany.

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Bottle of Ron Zacapa XO.

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"Farewell kisses" are a unique part of the mating behavior in the Ephydrid fly Actocetor indicus.‎

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English : "Farewell kisses" are a unique part of the mating behavior in the Ephydrid fly Actocetor indicus.

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Students from Yogyakarta State University put on a fashion show on Sudirman Street, Yogyakarta, to celebrate Chinese New Year. They are taking advantage of the car-free day policies.

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Coyote (Canis latrans lestes) walking in snow in the Yosemite National Park, California, USA.

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English : Coyote (Canis latrans lestes) walking in snow in the Yosemite National Park, California, USA.

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Stencil coloured French short silent film La Peine du talion from 1906 year - The butterflies punish an insect hunter.‎

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English : Stencil coloured French short silent film La Peine du talion from 1906 year - The butterflies punish an insect hunter.

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Emil Jönsson (Sweden) and Alexey Petukhov (Russia) at the Quebec City Sprint Cross-country Skiing World Cup 2012–2013. Free Team Sprint Final.

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English : Emil Jönsson (Sweden) and Alexey Petukhov (Russia) at the Quebec City Sprint Cross-country Skiing World Cup 2012–2013. Free Team Sprint Final.

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Highlight Towers in Munich, Germany, is a twin tower office skyscraper complex planned by Murphy/Jahn and completed in 2004.

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English : Highlight Towers in Munich, Germany, is a twin tower office skyscraper complex planned by Murphy/Jahn and completed in 2004.

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A time-lapse video from People's Climate Change protests in New York, September 2014 .‎

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English : A time-lapse video from People's Climate Change protests in New York, September 2014 .

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Snow polo match between the teams of Cartier (in red) and Ralph Lauren (in black) at the 30th edition of the Snow Polo World Cup, celebrated in February 2014 in St. Moritz, Switzerland.

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English : Snow polo match between the teams of Cartier (in red) and Ralph Lauren (in black) at the 30th edition of the Snow Polo World Cup, celebrated in February 2014 in St. Moritz, Switzerland.

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Photo of a Sartuul woman from Tsagatuy village, Dzhidinsky District, Buryatia, Russia.

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Video of ritual form of worship Theyyam - the folklore dance with fire in Kerala, India, 2017 year .‎

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English : Video of ritual form of worship Theyyam - the folklore dance with fire in Kerala, India, 2017 year .

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A worker installing a turbine blade on a steam turbine rotor being assembled in a Siemens factory in Germany

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Gas Alarm is a 1918 silent American documentary film on chemical warfare in World War I.‎

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English : Gas Alarm is a 1918 silent American documentary film on chemical warfare in World War I.

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A Black Brant IX sounding rocket launches from the Poker Flat Research Range in Alaska at 5:14 a.m. EST, Feb. 22, 2017. This is the first of two launches planned in NASA's In Situ and Groundbased Low Altitude StudieS (ISINGLASS) mission to study the structures of auroras.

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English : A Black Brant IX sounding rocket launches from the Poker Flat Research Range in Alaska at 5:14 a.m. EST, Feb. 22, 2017. This is the first of two launches planned in NASA's In Situ and Groundbased Low Altitude StudieS (ISINGLASS) mission to study the structures of auroras.

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Behind the Screen is a 1916 short silent film directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin, with Edna Purviance.‎

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English : Behind the Screen is a 1916 short silent film directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin, with Edna Purviance.

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A Dutch Panzerhaubitze 2000 fires a round in Afghanistan.

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Manoochehr Sadeghi playing the santur in 1989.‎

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English : Manoochehr Sadeghi playing the santur in 1989.

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Animation of projected annual mean surface air temperature from 1970 to 2100.‎

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La calunnia è in venticello, an aria from The Barber of Seville sung in 1908 by Adamo Didur.‎

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English : La calunnia è in venticello, an aria from The Barber of Seville sung in 1908 by Adamo Didur.

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Observation tower on the Ram Mountain (Barania Gora), the second highest mountain in the Beskid Śląski. Silesia, Poland.

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English : Observation tower on the Ram Mountain (Barania Gora), the second highest mountain in the Beskid Śląski. Silesia, Poland.

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Ain't She Sweet is a 1933 animated short produced by Max Fleischer and directed by Dave Fleischer. The final sequence uses the bouncing ball to help the spectator sing the title song with Lillian Roth.‎

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English : Ain't She Sweet is a 1933 animated short produced by Max Fleischer and directed by Dave Fleischer. The final sequence uses the bouncing ball to help the spectator sing the title song with Lillian Roth.

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Aerial photo of the Tauride Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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Traditional Congolese song in Lingala recorded in 1931 at the Paris Colonial Exposition.‎

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English : Traditional Congolese song in Lingala recorded in 1931 at the Paris Colonial Exposition.

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Male lion (Panthera leo) yawning in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Botswana, South Africa.

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Experiments in the Revival of Organisms is a 1940 Russian scientific film.‎

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English : Experiments in the Revival of Organisms is a 1940 Russian scientific film.



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