Snow gets its white color because of the way light and color work - but in paintings, artists use a few other tones to make their snowscapes look more realistic and more interesting. Plus: why a New York City department store once tried to sell chips of 100,000 year old ice.
My tender hearted kindergartner is making sure the backyard trees won’t be weighed down by too much snow.
Tired: snow shovels Wired: snow throwers Inspired: flamethrowers
Eight years ago Samoa skipped a day on the calendar, owing to the International Date Line and some business involving its key trading partners. There just wasn't a December 30th, 2011 there! Plus: why break your back shoveling snow when you can design a radio-controlled snowplow to do the work for you?
We don’t have enough snow to build a snow person - not yet, anyway. But a snow pile? That we can do.
She speaks for every single person in the northeast US.
If this really was a storm we'll talk about years from now, then this is the story I'll be telling people about the blizzard of '13.