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Amazing Macro Photography of Snowflakes

amazing macro photography of snowflakes

Beautiful right? But…

…How are these Snowflakes so symmetrical?

Snowflakes are symmetrical because they reflect the internal order of the water molecules as they arrange themselves in the solid state (the process of crystallization).

Water molecules in the solid state, such as in ice and snow, form weak bonds (called hydrogen bonds) to one another.

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These ordered arrangements result in the basic symmetrical, hexagonal shape.

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