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Snowflake crystal holds clues to climate change, watersheds: Study

Scientists are attempting to study the changing patterns and compositions of snowflakes, in a bid to have an improved understanding of the effects of climate change.

What is 'bomb cyclone' and why is it freezing USA?

Worldwide, about 40 to 50 ‘bomb cyclones’ brew each year, but most are over open ocean and nobody but weather geeks notice.


'Bombogenesis' takes aim at US Northeast as snow sweeps South

The storm was starting to snarl air travel in the southern United States, with about 50 percent of flights canceled at airports in South Carolina's Charleston and Myrtle Beach and Savannah, Georgia, according to the FlightAware tracking service.

Shimla, Manali, Dharamsala receive fresh snowfall as cold wave intensifies in hill states

Along with heavy snow in Himachal and Uttarakhand, temperatures dropped lower in Uttar Pradesh and the adjoining NCR region due to rainfall at some places.

How to make a snowflake in Budapest

Growing up in Varkala, writer Anees Salim dreamt of the coldest countries and their long winters. He wanted his memories to be the colour of snow. Years later, his search comes to an end in Budapest.

Snow in Shimla brings promise of White Christmas

Snow in Shimla brings along with it the sublime promise of a White Christmas, which has been elusive since 1991.


Roofs collapse under snow in parts of New York state

Roofs began to creak and collapse under the weight as another storm added to epic snowfall in New York state.

Global warming primarily man-made: IPCC

The Summary for Policymakers of the IPCC Working Group I assessment report approved Friday by member governments of the IPCC in Stockholm.

Snow and rain lashes few parts of Himachal

Higher hills in Himachal experienced intermittent snowfall while lower hills were lashed by rains.

Snow,winds leave Shimla shivering at minus 3.3 degrees

A day after the first significant snowfall of the year,the city woke up to temperature below freezing point,frozen water pipes,slippery roads and stranded vehicles.

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Winter is here....Brrr: 'Bomb cyclone' freezes US

The United States East Coast and Midwest are battling record-breaking low temperatures with temperatures fall below -42 degrees Celsius at some parts. Due to the winter storm, till now, at least 18 people have lost their lives, including four in traffic accidents in North Carolina and three in Texas.

Amazing pictures of the world covered in white this winter

Pretty snow pictures don't stop at just snowflakes. This gallery is a collection of snow in various avatars — snowmen, snowfall, light tricks and more.


Want to jump into icy cold water in Siberia at minus 30 degrees C?

A winter swimming club in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk gathers young and old from all walks of life. They share a love of bracing, cold water. Siberian cold.

Fresh snowstorm in USA

The National Weather Service says parts of Illinois could get up to half a foot of new snow.

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Shimla Snowfall 2016: Visuals Of Tourists Enjoying The Snow

  The town of Shimla witnessed the first snowfall of 2016. Tourists and locals are seen enjoying the weather. Other places in Himachal Pradesh including Shoja were seen covered with snow.