Professor of physics at the California Institute of Technology, Ken Libbrecht, is trying to figure out the reason behind the famous fact that no two snowflakes are alike. Libbrecht is pursuing his answer by measuring the development of snowflakes under controlled conditions, producing these “designer” beauties for us to gaze upon.
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Awesome eye candy.
How exactly they grow in the manner they do is unknown, and that's what Libbrecht attempting to uncover.