Short-eared owl (Asio flammeus). This owl is found on all continents of the world except for Australia and Antarctica. It inhabits open country, particularly where there are large rodent populations, upon which it feeds. The short-eared owl can grow to 43 cm in length and weigh up to 475 grams. Photographed in Surrey, UK.
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Music - The Who - Cincinatti, Ohio
Members of the rock band The Who (from l-r) John Entwistle, Kenny Jones, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend. At least 11 young people were trampled or smothered to death today as thousands of rock fans rushed to grab the best seats at a concert given by the band in Cincinatti, Ohio.
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Honeywell T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk) Micro Air Vehicle
Honeywell T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk) Micro Air Vehicle, 2013. Associated with Operation HERRICK, Afghanistan (2001-2014) 2004- . T-Hawk, in operation in 2007, uses hover-and-stare capabilities and real-time video documentation to support advanced intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) operations. T-Hawk is often flown ahead of route clearance teams to identify and monitor Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and ground signs using a telegraphic scope to zoom in on the ground. Date: 2013
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