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Handel's Messiah, 1st movement. Performed by the MIT Concert Choir, conductor William Cutter.
 

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Professions of a doctor, dancer and painter in Kidburg, the city of children. Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 2018.

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English : Professions of a doctor, dancer and painter in Kidburg, the city of children. Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 2018.

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The Wizardry of Wireless is a 1922 silent animated documentary film produced by General Electric on radio.

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English : The Wizardry of Wireless is a 1922 silent animated documentary film produced by General Electric on radio.

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O Descobrimento do Brasil is a 1937 Brazilian film on the discovery of Brazil.

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English : O Descobrimento do Brasil is a 1937 Brazilian film on the discovery of Brazil.

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Nerves is a 1919 German silent film by Robert Reinert.

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English : Nerves is a 1919 German silent film by Robert Reinert.

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24 man in een telefooncel is a 1982 Dutch newsreel on 24 people in a telephone booth.

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English : 24 man in een telefooncel is a 1982 Dutch newsreel on 24 people in a telephone booth.

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The Danger Girl, a 1916 silent short comedy by Clarence G. Badger, is one of the first films starring Gloria Swanson.

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English : The Danger Girl, a 1916 silent short comedy by Clarence G. Badger, is one of the first films starring Gloria Swanson.

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Narrow gauge railway line Gwalior to Sheopur, Madhya Pradesh, India. Taken between Jaura and Kailaras.

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English : Narrow gauge railway line Gwalior to Sheopur, Madhya Pradesh, India. Taken between Jaura and Kailaras.

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La Paimpolaise, composed by Théodore Botrel and Eugène Feautrier in 1895, sung by Félix Mayol in 1932.

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English : La Paimpolaise, composed by Théodore Botrel and Eugène Feautrier in 1895, sung by Félix Mayol in 1932.

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Seven Years Bad Luck is a 1921 short comedy film directed and played by Max Linder, which is famous for its mirror scene.

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English : Seven Years Bad Luck is a 1921 short comedy film directed and played by Max Linder, which is famous for its mirror scene.

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Rebus-Film Nr. 1 is an experimental short silent film from 1925 by Paul Leni.

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English : Rebus-Film Nr. 1 is an experimental short silent film from 1925 by Paul Leni.

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Ana Franchi, Argentinian scientist, interviewed by Red Argentina de Género, Ciencia y Tecnología

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English : Ana Franchi, Argentinian scientist, interviewed by Red Argentina de Género, Ciencia y Tecnología

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The Mill (Le Moulin maudit) is a 1909 stencil-coloured silent French short by Alfred Machin.

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English : The Mill (Le Moulin maudit) is a 1909 stencil-coloured silent French short by Alfred Machin.

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Main Bazaar from Krishna Café, Paharganj, Delhi.

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English : Main Bazaar from Krishna Café, Paharganj, Delhi.

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Jenny Is a Good Thing is a 1969 American short documentary directed by Joan Horvath on the importance of good nutrition for underprivileged nursery school children.

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English : Jenny Is a Good Thing is a 1969 American short documentary directed by Joan Horvath on the importance of good nutrition for underprivileged nursery school children.

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Let There Be Light is a 1946 American documentary film by John Huston portraying soldiers suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder.

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English : Let There Be Light is a 1946 American documentary film by John Huston portraying soldiers suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder.

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Red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) swimming in a koi pond at Hakone Gardens in Saratoga, California.

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English : Red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) swimming in a koi pond at Hakone Gardens in Saratoga, California.

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Halemaʻumaʻu, Kīlauea, Hawaii, photographed in December 2016. This time-lapse sequence of a typical lava lake activity within Halemaʻumaʻu Crater, at 50× speed, illustrates the motion of the lava lake surface. Lava upwells in the northern portion of the lake (left side of image), with most of the lake surface flowing towards the south (right side). Spattering is active within a small grotto at the southeast margin of the lake.

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English : Halemaʻumaʻu, Kīlauea, Hawaii, photographed in December 2016. This time-lapse sequence of a typical lava lake activity within Halemaʻumaʻu Crater, at 50× speed, illustrates the motion of the lava lake surface. Lava upwells in the northern portion of the lake (left side of image), with most of the lake surface flowing towards the south (right side). Spattering is active within a small grotto at the southeast margin of the lake.

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In this animation, the daily Arctic Ocean ice and seasonal land cover change progress through time, from May 16 through August 15, 2013. Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

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English : In this animation, the daily Arctic Ocean ice and seasonal land cover change progress through time, from May 16 through August 15, 2013. Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

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Prothonotary warbler (Protonotaria citrea) collecting material for a nest in Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge on the border of Iowa and Illinois, USA.

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English : Prothonotary warbler (Protonotaria citrea) collecting material for a nest in Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge on the border of Iowa and Illinois, USA.

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Handel's Messiah, 1st movement. Performed by the MIT Concert Choir, conductor William Cutter.

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English : Handel's Messiah, 1st movement. Performed by the MIT Concert Choir, conductor William Cutter.

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni (conducted by Ferenc Fricsay). "Don Giovanni, a cenar teco", with Cesare Siepi as Don Giovanni, Kurt Böhme as the Commendatore and Fernando Corena as Leporello.

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English : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni (conducted by Ferenc Fricsay). "Don Giovanni, a cenar teco", with Cesare Siepi as Don Giovanni, Kurt Böhme as the Commendatore and Fernando Corena as Leporello.

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