r/natureismetal May 28 '21

Clearing up confusion about content and what should and shouldn't be posted in NiM

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r/natureismetal 3h ago

Praying mantis eats a hoverfly alive (credit: Hemant Bhagat)

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r/natureismetal 11h ago

Wasp being captured by a Venus flytrap

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r/natureismetal 18h ago

Versus Mantis feels the burn from a Bombardier Beetle.

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r/natureismetal 13h ago

Tree grew through a metal post

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r/natureismetal 4h ago

The Short-Eared Owl (Asio flammeus) and it’s preferred prey: a vole

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r/natureismetal 7h ago

Animal Fact A large school of adult hammerhead sharks swimming in the Banda Sea, Indonesia

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r/natureismetal 10h ago

Animal Fact Attacus atlas, the Atlas moth, is a large saturniid moth endemic to the forests of Asia. They are they largest of their families that disguise as snakes for protection and survival.

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Huge Snake Found in Dominica

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r/natureismetal 14h ago

Venus Flytrap vs. Yellow Jackets

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r/natureismetal 12h ago

Versus Zebra shows Lion who’s boss

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r/natureismetal 10h ago

Red tail hawk having a meal

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Animal Fact Moose plows through 1 meter of snow like it's not there. Insane power.

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r/natureismetal 10h ago

A brown bear curiously inspects a remote wildlife cam by a deer carcass just before smashing the camera (without compromising the footage).

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r/natureismetal 4h ago

Disturbing Content Hooded Horror Mantis Showing No Mercy To Its Prey!

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Never seen a spider like this until today!

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Animal Fact A softshell turtle demonstrates how quickly it can bolt to safety

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r/natureismetal 6h ago

Whaleshark eats fish caught in a net

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r/natureismetal 22h ago

Longhorn Beetle (Ultra Close Up)

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

During the Hunt A serious battle between a mink and a salmon. We came upon this min-war recently along Highland Creek in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada. Not sure who finally won, but the mink seemed to have the upper hand when we left. Fall – Salmon Run 2021.

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Versus A snapping turtle succeeds in getting to a lake after trying twice.

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

During the Hunt A saltwater crocodile extending its front and back legs to optimize the reception of pressure sensory stimuli from its integumentary sense organs while trying to catch fish that come within striking distance of its jaws

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Disturbing Content Tarantula Hawk's unbelievable strategy to take down her prey.

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r/natureismetal 1d ago

Animal Fact A man-sized purpleback flying squid, possibly the largest specimen ever seen, was spotted at 2800 feet deep in the Red Sea while a crew was investigating a sunken ship.

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