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.

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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 ITworld.tv 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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