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Forget Sledding, Try A Snowflake Safari

Jan 1, 2010 (Talk of the Nation)

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Winter weather means more than skiing and snowmen. Bullet rosettes, stellar plates and capped columns are just a few of the crystal varieties commonly found in snowstorms. Science Friday asked Kenneth Libbrecht, physicist at Caltech and snowflake expert, for guidance on snowflake hunting. Watch the Science Friday video.

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