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July
2017

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A waterfall on the Fallbach river in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland in July 2011

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English : A waterfall on the Fallbach river in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland in July 2011

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Qasr el Yahud - the location of the Baptism of Jesus, on the bank of the Jordan River, north of the Dead Sea, Israel

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English : Qasr el Yahud - the location of the Baptism of Jesus, on the bank of the Jordan River, north of the Dead Sea, Israel

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The Mysterious Shadow (1916) is the first episode of the French silent serial film Judex directed by Louis Feuillade.

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English : The Mysterious Shadow (1916) is the first episode of the French silent serial film Judex directed by Louis Feuillade.

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A green chameleon moving across a branch in the Hellabrunn Zoo, Munich, Germany.

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English : A green chameleon moving across a branch in the Hellabrunn Zoo, Munich, Germany.

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Lichtspiel: Opus I (1921) is a German silent abstract film by Walter Ruttmann.

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English : Lichtspiel: Opus I (1921) is a German silent abstract film by Walter Ruttmann.

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St. Louis Blues (1929) is a short American musical film by Dudley Murphy featuring Bessie Smith singing the title song.

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English : St. Louis Blues (1929) is a short American musical film by Dudley Murphy featuring Bessie Smith singing the title song.

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The Playhouse (1921) is a short American comedy film directed by and starring Buster Keaton, famous for an opening scene in which he plays every role.

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English : The Playhouse (1921) is a short American comedy film directed by and starring Buster Keaton, famous for an opening scene in which he plays every role.

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Mary's Birthday (1951) is a short educational film on the dangers of fly contamination, directed and animated by Lotte Reiniger and produced by the Crown Film Unit.

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English : Mary's Birthday (1951) is a short educational film on the dangers of fly contamination, directed and animated by Lotte Reiniger and produced by the Crown Film Unit.

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The Cameraman’s Revenge (1912) is a Russian silent stop motion film by Ladislas Starevich.

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English : The Cameraman’s Revenge (1912) is a Russian silent stop motion film by Ladislas Starevich.

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In the Orient, a short sound film on Tony Sarg's marionettes show directed by Basil Smith and released in 1930.

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English : In the Orient, a short sound film on Tony Sarg's marionettes show directed by Basil Smith and released in 1930.

13

Display flight of military helicopter NH90 helicopter (NH-213) on the Turku Airshow 2015, Finland.

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English : Display flight of military helicopter NH90 helicopter (NH-213) on the Turku Airshow 2015, Finland.

14

Climbing on the Triglav mountain from its north side, Julian Alps, Slovenia, 2013.

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English : Climbing on the Triglav mountain from its north side, Julian Alps, Slovenia, 2013.

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Shunting operations of the accumulator electric subway car EKA-01 (model 81-581) with freight and passenger subway cars Em at the Avtovo depot of Saint Petersburg Metro

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English : Shunting operations of the accumulator electric subway car EKA-01 (model 81-581) with freight and passenger subway cars Em at the Avtovo depot of Saint Petersburg Metro

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El Sistema is a publicly financed voluntary sector music education program in Venezuela, founded in 1975 by Venezuelan educator, musician and activist José Antonio Abreu. By 2015, according to official figures, El Sistema consisted of over 400 music centers and 700,000 young musicians. The program provides 4 hours of musical training and rehearsal per week day after school, as well as work on the weekends.

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English : El Sistema is a publicly financed voluntary sector music education program in Venezuela, founded in 1975 by Venezuelan educator, musician and activist José Antonio Abreu. By 2015, according to official figures, El Sistema consisted of over 400 music centers and 700,000 young musicians. The program provides 4 hours of musical training and rehearsal per week day after school, as well as work on the weekends.

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The following video shows the three hair growing phases (anagen, catagen and telogen).
# Anagen phase: is the growth phase, hair grows from the root # Catagen phase: is the transition phase, the air follicle shrinks and detaches from the skin # Telogen phase: is the resting phase, during wich a new follicle begings development # Anagen phase (repetat): the new follicle continues to grow

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English : The following video shows the three hair growing phases (anagen, catagen and telogen).
  1. Anagen phase: is the growth phase, hair grows from the root
  2. Catagen phase: is the transition phase, the air follicle shrinks and detaches from the skin
  3. Telogen phase: is the resting phase, during wich a new follicle begings development
  4. Anagen phase (repetat): the new follicle continues to grow

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Bahen (1941), a Hindi movie.

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English : Bahen (1941), a Hindi movie.

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This animation shows the heart blood circuit. We can see where the blood enter and leaves thanks to the heart's movements.

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English : This animation shows the heart blood circuit. We can see where the blood enter and leaves thanks to the heart's movements.

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The following video shows a cross-section of the hair follicle where hair grows, hair growth from its initial phase and the basic structure of a hair.
# Hair follicle # Veins # Arteries # Hair bulb # Follicle papilla # Mother cells # Cells (without core) # Cells (extended) # Sebum # Sebaceous gland 1a. Cuticle 2a. Cortex 3a. Medulla

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English : The following video shows a cross-section of the hair follicle where hair grows, hair growth from its initial phase and the basic structure of a hair.
  1. Hair follicle
  2. Veins
  3. Arteries
  4. Hair bulb
  5. Follicle papilla
  6. Mother cells
  7. Cells (without core)
  8. Cells (extended)
  9. Sebum
  10. Sebaceous gland

1a. Cuticle 2a. Cortex 3a. Medulla


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In this video we can see two movement of rhythmic gymnastics with hoop; all about that pass through the hoop. In the movement one we can see as the whole body is curved so that the hoop passes without difficulty through the body. In the movement two we see other modality of this exercise, in this, in this case only the legs are doubled so that the hoop passes through the body.

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English : In this video we can see two movement of rhythmic gymnastics with hoop; all about that pass through the hoop.

In the movement one we can see as the whole body is curved so that the hoop passes without difficulty through the body.

In the movement two we see other modality of this exercise, in this, in this case only the legs are doubled so that the hoop passes through the body.

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Female mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) and ducklings in Lac Archambeault, Quebec, Canada.

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English : Female mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) and ducklings in Lac Archambeault, Quebec, Canada.

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Sprint rally competiton in Cerknica, Slovenia

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English : Sprint rally competiton in Cerknica, Slovenia

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Video of motocross championship in Poland

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English : Video of motocross championship in Poland

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A diplomatic convoy escorted by the Police Nationale of Paris in November 2013.

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English : A diplomatic convoy escorted by the Police Nationale of Paris in November 2013.

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Abortion is the ending of pregnancy by removing a fetus before it can survive outside the uterus.

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English : Abortion is the ending of pregnancy by removing a fetus before it can survive outside the uterus.

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