15 weird and wonderful winter phenomena

For every person who says that winter is harsh and bitter, there is another who sees it as a season full of incredible sights and experiences. Need proof? Just check out these amazing photos of strange winter occurrences. Some seem like science projects, while others seem like fantastical coincidences, but one thing is certain—photos like these have never been taken in summertime.

Winter is a season when we can see our breath form clouds in front of our faces. It is a time of massive icicles and crackly ice and elaborate snow sculptures. The entire season is like one massive outdoor science experiment, or perhaps a fluffy white art project.

Either way, it’s a season that is full of amazement, if you take the time to look for it. Take a walk around in the winter wonderland in your own neighbourhood. You might be surprised what you find.

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