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Teton Mountain Range covered in a fresh coating of snow
Sunset at Gulf Shores
Fjord view
A leaning tree among the streets of Old Ramallah.
Looking down at the Rhode Island shoreline from The Cliff Walk, in Newport.
Girl at airport in Dubai.
Sun Rays
Alcatraz Atlántico
Lobster Boat in Searsport, ME
Rain shower over Hanalei Bay
Forest Light, Calabazas Creek
Hard at Work
Behind the Curtain
Sunset in the Ocean
The Commuter
Afternoon Play
Sunflower
Mustang Mother and Foal
Houses in a Hill
Graphic New York building meets nature
January doll
Red wings
Aurora Swirl
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hard at Work

A Pompilid Wasp digs ferociously in the desert sand to hunt down a spider victim. Pompilids use their forelegs to dig. When they find their prey they will paralyze or kill the spider and lay an egg on the abdomen for the larva to feed on when it hatches.

TAGS: Namibia, Wasp

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
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