Raindrops caught in spiderweb

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A spider web catches water droplets from a rain storm in Petzow, Germany. As the weather gets colder, watery webs like this will freeze into delicate frost sculptures, as seen in the image below:

Frozen spiderweb

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Nature's jewelry: Rain droplets cling to spider web
A recent rain storm created this stunning piece of natural art in Petzow, Germany.