The science of snowflakes

January 1, 2013 | By | Reply More

There’s snow on the ground outside of my house. It’s thus a good time to take a look at the beauty of snowflakes, from a scientific perspective:

And check out this video featuring Physicist Ken Libbrecht at Discovery TV (embedding disabled).

Finally, a meditation on snowflakes with Satie playing in the background:


Category: Complexity, Science

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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