Nature Wants to Eat You
This is a hookworm. According to the CDC, between 576 and 740 million people have this little hell-bastard writhing around in their guts.
Photos: AJC1
(And here’s a great piece on how the hookworm shaped the economics of the southern US)

This is a hookworm. According to the CDC, between 576 and 740 million people have this little hell-bastard writhing around in their guts.

Photos: AJC1

(And here’s a great piece on how the hookworm shaped the economics of the southern US)