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Picture of dozens of insects and plants as found in a cubic foot of soil in South Africa
May 22, 2021

Life in a Cubic Foot

For a story in the February 2010 issue called "Life in a Cubic Foot," photographer David Liittschwager and his team set a 12-inch metal frame in multiple environments in order to document all of the life forms within it. This photo illustrates life in a cubic foot at Table Mountain, South Africa.
Photograph by David Liittschwager, Nat Geo Image Collection

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