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Snowflakes – close-up pictures and little-known facts

These tiny snow crystals are thought to be one of the finest and most beautiful creations of nature. Whether you like winter and snow or not, these 6 amazing snowflake facts might surprise you.



Do you think snow is beautiful? Which of these facts about snowflakes did you like the most?


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15 Comments
Jim Rivera
Yeah, I always suspected there were identical snowflakes. Seen one in the great snow of '08, looked suspiciously like a snow flake I'd seen back in '74!
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May 25, 2020 6:44PM
June Dutt
Very interesting and snowflakes are truly beautiful.
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Jun 6, 2020 7:09AM
Marquita Simmons
Only God could make an individual snowflake so beautiful.
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May 28, 2020 6:05PM
jeff barker
Jim Rivera, maybe it was from the same water, recycled.
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May 26, 2020 11:00PM
John Cameron
My favorite snowflakes are on a ski run after they have all collected together. Skiing is the greatest sport!
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May 26, 2020 9:42PM
meea
very interesting,Nature is truly a mystery & full of surprises if you look for them
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May 26, 2020 4:26PM
garyheaton
Jim Rivera, yeah Jim..I saw that one too!! Good catch! 😁👍
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May 25, 2020 11:02PM
Luis Perez
Very interesting information and great photographs-
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May 25, 2020 7:19PM
LeeAnne Worre Risk
Jim Rivera, hahaha!
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May 25, 2020 7:01PM
Marian Spitzig
As we had measurable snow twice in May this year. Brrrr....
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May 25, 2020 6:27PM
Nicholas Miernicki
Brrrr! Still not far enough from winter! It snow here, in the Chicago area, in May. Run this again in mid-July.
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May 25, 2020 5:59PM
feliciaacarter
Absolutely beautiful, too bad they don't last!🤗🤗🤗
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May 25, 2020 5:54PM
Darlene Davidson
Snowflakes are best seen when they land on your jacket sleeve, and for just a moment, rest in perfection with a lustre.
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May 25, 2020 5:11PM
Lynne Mills
Who doesn't love genuine pics of snowflakes? Loved this article.
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May 25, 2020 5:03PM
Veronics Moss
Thank you I learned a lot from your stories, I didn't know anything about snow flakes thanks for sharing
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May 25, 2020 4:29PM

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