Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Fact of the Day: Snowflake

While snowflakes are known for their unique designs, they do share a common trait. Virtually all snowflakes have six sides. 

20 comments:

  1. Thanks for this interesting information ! I was totally unaware of this fact as we do get snow fall where we live :)

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  2. They can take their 6 sides and melt away

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  3. Do they - Can't say I have seen one as yet.

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  4. I knew they are never the same, but I didn't know they're all sixsided! Such delight! Too bad they're so small and fragile that nobody sees their beauty :(

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  5. I'll be sure and share this one with my daughter.

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  6. I thought this was just a picture someone has invented but not so long ago I learnt this is the real design of a flake. Kisses:)

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  7. I'm so tired of snow. It needs to be spring already.

    I had no idea that they were six-sided.

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  8. is the most interesting thing I've read today!

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  9. Snowflakes are fascinating. Their consistent 6-sided shape is a result of their molecular structure.

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  10. Thanks for leaving such a darling comment on my blog!
    I think I heard of that way back in science class!

    Have the best week ever,
    -Kati

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  11. I am ready for them to have 0 sides. Melt away, melt away, right now!

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  12. That's so interesting! We did not have snow jet
    this winter in the Netherlands! It's like spring now.

    xoxo
    It's Dash

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