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Watch this amazing video of photos of actual snowflakes

Music: "Gymnopédie No.2" by Erik Satie
Photography by Kenneth G. Libbrecht:
http://www.its.caltech.edu/~atomic/snowcrystals/

Then enjoy the Caldecott Medal winning book Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin.

“In the days

when farmers worked with ox and sled

and cut the dark with lantern light,

there lived a boy who loved snow

more than anything else in the world.”

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Terry heads the Mobile Library Services department and enjoys each and every one of the communities the bookmobile serves.

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Very Cool!

Very nice indeed! I've never seen some of those shapes before.

Snowflakes

That is really neat.  If you want to create your own snowflakes, you can make it snow at http://snowdays.popularfront.com/  !

Snowflakes

Wow!  I grew up in California and never had a "snowday".  Now I can make up for lost time---thanks so much!!  Terry

Beautiful

This is awesome!

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