<p>An Israeli man dashes through a swarm of locusts in the village of <a href="http://maps.nationalgeographic.com/map-machine#s=r&amp;c=30.751277776257812, 35.255126953125&amp;z=6">Kmehin, Israel (map)</a> on March 6. The locusts had crossed into the Negev desert from Egypt.</p>

Locusts Invade

An Israeli man dashes through a swarm of locusts in the village of Kmehin, Israel (map) on March 6. The locusts had crossed into the Negev desert from Egypt.

Photograph by Uriel Sinai, Getty Images

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