14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Step Into My Parlor

The world of the very small seems so different our own. Life adapts itself to suit the needs. Those hairs transmit vibration from the filaments of spider silk. While arachnids are, for many, a source of terror they are a wonderfully designed facet of nature.

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Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 04.2016
Photo Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Copyright: © Michael Poteete