The Trials and Terrors of Insect Life as Captured by Marta Grzesiak (Slideshow)

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With hard bodies, iridescent colors, segmented eyes, pairs and pairs of wings, and, let's not forget, wings—It's hard to imagine creatures more dissimilar to ourselves than insects.

Yet, when we take a close look, we can see that the lives of insects follow many of the same patterns as our own: We all eat, mate, and eventually die. Whether you see the similarities or not, the macrophotography of Marta Grzesiak will leave you with a new impression of insect life.

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