Snake Exhibit at Academy of Natural Sciences

A striking new photography exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences might make people scared of snakes a bit rattled. Photographer Mark Laita's art book, “Sepertine,” is the basis for the exhibit running until Sept. 15.

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Photo of a King Cobra by Mark Laita. Images from his book, "Serpentine," are on display at Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University June 15–Sept. 15, 2013.
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Mayan Coral Snake
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Pit Viper
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A young visitor to the The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University views an exhibition of Mark Laita's photographs of deadly snakes, June 19, 2013, in Philadelphia. Laita spent more than a year in Central America photographing rare and dangerous pythons, pit vipers, coral snakes and other serpents.
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