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Wilson Bentley Discovered The Snowflake

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Before doing my research, I knew that a man named Wilson Bentley discovered the snowflake. He was born in 1865 in Jericho, Vermont (Smithsonian). As he grew up, he helped out by working on his family farm where the snow fall average was 10 feet per year (Smithsonian). Ever since he was a little kid, Wilson loved studying weather patterns and he used to keep a log of the ever-changing weather in his town (Smithsonian). When he got older, he used a microscope that he received for his birthday to look at each individual snowflake. Later on in his life, he started taking pictures of these snowflakes, discovering that each one is different (Smithsonian). I think that it would be cool to be able to find a way to document and take pictures of different
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