Tracy S. Morris

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I Am Not Making This Up: Ep. 31 When Special Snowflake Wasn’t An Insult

Written By: admin - Dec• 18•17
You probably already know that no two snowflakes are alike.  Every school child knows that.  But before 1931, no one knew that. The man who changed our perspective on snowflakes was Wilson “snowflake” Bentley.
 

Photography revealed that the crystaline structure is unique to each snowflake.


Bently pioneered the scientific study of snowflakes.  He invented techniques for photographing them that are still in use today. 

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