Winter in Eastern Nebraska! Took these shots last February after a night of freezing fog, creating a thick layer of hoar frost the following morning.
Abraham Lake, Elliott Peak, Alberta, Canada
Bubbles of gas released from the lake bed were frozen in their place as winter hit this year. The absence of snow in the area left the surface stunningly clear, allowing National Geographic to snap this fantastic image.
holy frickin’ swearwords, look at what physics did here.
Chocolaty Melting Snowmen: From their sprinkle noses to their peanut butter cup hats, these Chocolaty Melting Snowmen are as cute as can be.
“It is as beautiful as it is rare. A frost flower is created on autumn or early winter mornings when ice in extremely thin layers is pushed out from the stems of plants or occasionally wood. This extrusion creates wonderful patterns which curl and fold into gorgeous frozen petioles giving this phenomenon both its name and its appearance.”
The fourth one