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Drone video of flower fields near De Zilk, Holland, April 2016.  

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The Roman Aquaduct at Mória, Greek island Lesbos.

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English : The Roman Aquaduct at Mória, Greek island Lesbos.

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Eruptive prominence in extreme UV light as it blasted away from the Sun (April 12-13, 2010). The video clip shows about 19 hours of activity captured by the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO).

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English : Eruptive prominence in extreme UV light as it blasted away from the Sun (April 12-13, 2010). The video clip shows about 19 hours of activity captured by the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO).

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Modernized trams Tatra T4D-C for Sofia tram network at Sofia North railway station (Bulgaria). Unloading the tram number 1152.

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English : Modernized trams Tatra T4D-C for Sofia tram network at Sofia North railway station (Bulgaria). Unloading the tram number 1152.

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Video from Bungee jumping from the railway bridge Jauntalbrücke over Drava river, Austria.

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English : Video from Bungee jumping from the railway bridge Jauntalbrücke over Drava river, Austria.

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The May 5, 1955 Apple-2 nuclear test was used to study the blast effect on an assortment of buildings, including residential houses and electrical substations. This short film about the blast, referred to as "Operation Cue", was distributed by the Federal Civil Defense Administration.

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English : The May 5, 1955 Apple-2 nuclear test was used to study the blast effect on an assortment of buildings, including residential houses and electrical substations. This short film about the blast, referred to as "Operation Cue", was distributed by the Federal Civil Defense Administration.

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Universal Newsreel about the Hindenburg disaster which occurred on May 6, 1937, as the German passenger airship Hindenburg caught fire and was destroyed during its attempt to dock with its mooring mast at Naval Air Station Lakehurst in New Jersey, United States.

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English : Universal Newsreel about the Hindenburg disaster which occurred on May 6, 1937, as the German passenger airship Hindenburg caught fire and was destroyed during its attempt to dock with its mooring mast at Naval Air Station Lakehurst in New Jersey, United States.

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Lenin Kino-Pravda N° 21 is a Russian silent newsreel of 1925 made by Dziga Vertov to celebrate the first anniversary of the death of Lenin. It starts with Fanny Kaplan's attempt to assassinate Lenin in 1918, moves to his illness and death, and ends with his legacy.

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English : Lenin Kino-Pravda N° 21 is a Russian silent newsreel of 1925 made by Dziga Vertov to celebrate the first anniversary of the death of Lenin. It starts with Fanny Kaplan's attempt to assassinate Lenin in 1918, moves to his illness and death, and ends with his legacy.

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Small Skipper (Thymelicus sylvestris) filmed at the Wollenberg, Hesse, Germany.

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English : Small Skipper (Thymelicus sylvestris) filmed at the Wollenberg, Hesse, Germany.

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Excerpt of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, a nursery rhyme by Jane Taylor, recorded in 1888 for Thomas Edison's Phonograph Doll.

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English : Excerpt of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, a nursery rhyme by Jane Taylor, recorded in 1888 for Thomas Edison's Phonograph Doll.

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The blasting of the AfE-Tower (AfE-Turm) in Frankfurt, Germany, 2 February 2014. Forwards and backwards motion of recorded video.

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English : The blasting of the AfE-Tower (AfE-Turm) in Frankfurt, Germany, 2 February 2014. Forwards and backwards motion of recorded video.

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The Antonov An-225 departs Gostomel Airport bound for Prague and onward to Perth, Australia

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English : The Antonov An-225 departs Gostomel Airport bound for Prague and onward to Perth, Australia

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Italian air force Frecce Tricolori aerobatic team of ten Aermacchi MB-339 planes trainers over Oulu Airport at Tour de Sky 2014 air show, Oulu, Finland.

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English : Italian air force Frecce Tricolori aerobatic team of ten Aermacchi MB-339 planes trainers over Oulu Airport at Tour de Sky 2014 air show, Oulu, Finland.

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The Soviet satellite Sputnik 3 was launched on May 15, 1958. This Universal newsreel shows a replica of the satellite presented at the 1958 Soviet Union's Industrial Exhibition.

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English : The Soviet satellite Sputnik 3 was launched on May 15, 1958. This Universal newsreel shows a replica of the satellite presented at the 1958 Soviet Union's Industrial Exhibition.

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NASA satelites, together 17 spacecraft, observing the Earth in 16 missions (2012 year).

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English : NASA satelites, together 17 spacecraft, observing the Earth in 16 missions (2012 year).

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Dutch newsreels from 1966-05-01: Carpets are woven by using punch cards that control the input of threads to the loom.

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English : Dutch newsreels from 1966-05-01: Carpets are woven by using punch cards that control the input of threads to the loom.

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Athletic race 100m hurdles female Athletissima 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland.

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English : Athletic race 100m hurdles female Athletissima 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland.

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The loading of heavy power generator into airplane Antonov An-225 on Prague airport before its transport to Perth, Australia.

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English : The loading of heavy power generator into airplane Antonov An-225 on Prague airport before its transport to Perth, Australia.

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Colombian animation explaining the concept of Internet governance and its implications. A production of Fundación Karisma with the help of RedPaTodos, designed by Magic Markers and financed by the Mozilla Foundation. English subtitles.

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English : Colombian animation explaining the concept of Internet governance and its implications. A production of Fundación Karisma with the help of RedPaTodos, designed by Magic Markers and financed by the Mozilla Foundation. English subtitles.

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1905-1910 French and German animations for toy projectors. Following the tradition of the magic lantern and the zoetrope, each of them is composed of a simple action printed on the film to be projected in loop. Restauration by Instituto Valenciano de Cinematografía.

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English : 1905-1910 French and German animations for toy projectors. Following the tradition of the magic lantern and the zoetrope, each of them is composed of a simple action printed on the film to be projected in loop. Restauration by Instituto Valenciano de Cinematografía.

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The reconstructed Aylvapolder drainage mill in Burgwerd, Friesland, Netherlands can still be used to drain the polder if needed.

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English : The reconstructed Aylvapolder drainage mill in Burgwerd, Friesland, Netherlands can still be used to drain the polder if needed.

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Aerial footage of Wallis island lagoon and islets, shot from a US Navy plane. This is an extract of a 1943 movie.

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English : Aerial footage of Wallis island lagoon and islets, shot from a US Navy plane. This is an extract of a 1943 movie.

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The Lonely House (1916), fourth episode of the Danish silent serial The Man with the Missing Finger by A. W. Sandberg.

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English : The Lonely House (1916), fourth episode of the Danish silent serial The Man with the Missing Finger by A. W. Sandberg.

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The Soyuz spacecraft and rocket Soyuz TMA-20M that carried Expedition 47 crew to International Space Station was finally mounted together and moved to the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Mar. 15-16, 2016.

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English : The Soyuz spacecraft and rocket Soyuz TMA-20M that carried Expedition 47 crew to International Space Station was finally mounted together and moved to the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Mar. 15-16, 2016.

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Drone video of flower fields near De Zilk, Holland, April 2016.

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English : Drone video of flower fields near De Zilk, Holland, April 2016.

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Lake Bled - beautifull nature and turistic atractions, Slovenia.

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English : Lake Bled - beautifull nature and turistic atractions, Slovenia.

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American documentary film on the Nazi concentration camps compiled as evidence and shown at the Nuremberg Trials. George Stevens' footage has been entered at the National Film registry as "an essential visual record of World War II and a staple of documentary films".

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English : American documentary film on the Nazi concentration camps compiled as evidence and shown at the Nuremberg Trials. George Stevens' footage has been entered at the National Film registry as "an essential visual record of World War II and a staple of documentary films".

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