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Photos: See the Animal 'Olympics of the Natural World'

Tiny world

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(Image credit: Mark W. Moffett/National Geographic)

A weaver ant (Oecophylla smaragdina) stands tiny yet grand in Australia's Northern Territory.

Dark eyes

natgeo olympics of the natural world

(Image credit: Sergio Pitamitz/National Geographic; Robert Harding/National Geographic)

In the Khwai Concession in the Okavango Delta of Botswana, Africa, a spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta) takes in the world around him.

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