The Science of Snowflakes

How dust turns into the white fluffy stuff


It's a science bonanza today on the InterWebs! We've discovered yet another cool video explaining things through science.


This time around, it's Bytesize Science and an animated video explaining the chemistry behind snowflake creation, and whether it's possible to get two snowflakes that look exactly alike.

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Now I just want to go make a snowman.

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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