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Snowflake Bentley

Jacqueline Briggs Martin

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Bentley's snowflakes

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Raised on a farm in Jericho, Vermont, Wilson Alwyn Bentley became fascinated with the crystalline patterns of snowflakes at a young age. As a teenager, he began trying to sketch the delicate formations with the aid of an old microscope, but found them ...

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Bentley's special snowflakes

Washington Post
The children's book “Snowflake Bentley,” written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin and illustrated by Mary Azarian, tells Bentley's story. Snowmen, sledding and snow days are a few of the reasons that children love snow. The illustrations in this book add ...

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Being a snowflake is actually quite a remarkable thing

Washington Post
The Jan. 16 Style article “The man who showed us no two snowflakes are alike” was a surprisingly compelling article, beautifully told, about Wilson Bentley's study of snowflakes. Now that the term “snowflake” itself has become a weaponized insult ...

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The Photographer Who Discovered that No Two Snowflakes Are Alike

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Though they're roughly a century old, Wilson Bentley's close-up photographs of snowflakes, taken with the help of a microscope, are as mesmerizing today as when they were first published around the turn of the century. Some of the snowflakes have ...

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