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Photo: Swarming Ants

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Photographs by: © Cyril Ruoso/Minden Pictures (army ants); Krzysztof Wiktor/Shutterstock (geyser pool); Richard Barnes/National Geographic Creative (gazelle mummy); Antonio Jorge Nunes/Shutterstock (flamingos)