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spiders on moss in Minnesota
April 20, 2016

Spring Housekeeping

Over 93 days in 2014, National Geographic photographer Jim Brandenburg shot springtime images in his home state of Minnesota. This image of spiders on moss was captured on day 67 of his project.

See more pictures from the April 2016 feature story "Watch Spring Turn Into Summer, One Picture at a Time."

Photograph by Jim Brandenburg

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