The Science of Snowflakes - How to Make them easier to observe and understand!
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Snowflakes are infinitely beautiful, but are they infinitely unique? Here's all the science behind Earth's favorite cold crystal.
Wilson Bentley, The Snowflake Man of Vermont http://publicdomainreview.org/....2011/02/14/the-snowf
Kenneth Libbrecht's SnowCrystals website (the definitive snow science page on the internet): http://www.its.caltech.edu/~atomic/snowcrystals/
The true shape of snowflakes: http://news.sciencemag.org/env....ironment/2013/04/sci
Timeline of snowflake research: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T....imeline_of_snowflake
Interactive water crystal packing (Firefox is best) http://www.edinformatics.com/i....nteractive_molecules
The case of two identical snowflakes: http://www.livescience.com/123....9-scientist-snowflak
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