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A lonely monk in Zanskar's Monastery
Fairytale Forest
Old school market
Going home after an autumn hike on Mount Oxford
Ice on Ice
Under the eaves.
Budding flower
Sleeping Poet With Teddy Bear
Bystanders admiring the USS Pampanito, decorated for Fleet Week 2013
Sandstone at Natural Bridges National Monument
OLD LADY
Organized Chaos
Playland Arcade
chopta night
The Entry Point to the White Rim Road, Canyonlands, Utah
History
LIFE IN FLOOD
Sangrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain
cathedral II
Peek-a-Boo
Alone in the dark
Between the lines
MYSTRY IN TUNE
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Organized Chaos

When a nest is disturbed, ants release alarm pheromones and work together to get the larvae to safety.

TAGS: Colony, Forest, Ground, North Carolina, United States

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Dade City, Florida, United States of America
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© Matthew Cicanese.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2013
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 1:36 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 90mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f22
ISO: ISO100
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