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The Secret Life of a Snowflake: An Up-Close Look at the Art and Science of Snowflakes

By: Kenneth Libbrecht

48 pages, 50 colour, 3 diagrams

Voyageur Press

Hardback | Oct 2009 | #181250 | ISBN-13: 9780760336762
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This is the story of a single snowflake - from its creation in the clouds, following its fall to earth, and its brief sparkling appearance on a child's glove. It features photographs of real snowflakes, forming in a laboratory.

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Kenneth Libbrecht is a Cal-Tech Professor, who's micro-photography of snowflakes has been shown in three bestselling books: Snowflakes, Art of The Snowflake, Field Guide to Snowflakes.

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