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Snow Crystals; Science, Art, Powder

Snow Crystals; Science, Art, Powder

Every Time it Snows I See You

pop quiz: A lott to try to catch

Kenneth G. Libbrecht is a professor of physics at the California Institute of Technology and has a number of books on his specialist subject; snow crystals, that would make perfect Christmas gifts for any snow lover. He takes photos of snowflakes in their natural habitat, he grows amazing snowflakes in his lab and he knows everything there is to know about the science that turns water into our playground; powder snow!

...a gift for you.

The Art of the Snowflake: A Photographic Album

The Art of the Snowflake

There is something magical about snowflakes - they create powder! This book preserves their perfect geometry and exquisite beauty with 240 photographs of dazzling snowflakes. As a snow crystals scientist, Kenneth Libbrecht uses his knowledge to reveal and share the art of snowflakes with us; bring it on. 'The Art of The Snowflake' is available at Waterstones.

... and a gift for the kids.

Snowflakes: by CBeebies presenter Cerrie Burnell

Snowflakes by Cerrie Burnell

Mia has to move from the city to the forest to live with Grandma. With snow all around and feeling cold, lonely and somewhat out of sorts, Mia embraces the wisdom of Grandma: Every snowflake is different, every snowflake is perfect. And just like one of the snowflakes - Mia is unique and perfect in her own way. 'Snowflakes' is available at Waterstones.

pop trivia: "Every time it snows I see you" is sung by Pixie Lott on the track 'Catching Snowflakes' which is on her multi-Platinum debut album; 'Turn it up louder'.

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