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Why is a Snowflake Unique? The Science of Winter

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 6:50am

What makes a snowflake a snowflake and is it really unique? Why are some parts of the country grey and a bit nippy this time of year, while others experience bone chilling temperatures? You can pose these questions to...

Snow Brings Out the Heroes Among Us

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 7:23am

While Georgia’s winter storm brought out the complainers, it also brought out the heroes among us. Many lent a helping hand to those stranded in cars, schools, firehouses and gas stations. Some of those efforts were...

Photo courtesy Teya Ryan, President and Executive Director of GPB.

A GPB Staffer Recounts How Kind Strangers Saved Him During Snowstorm

Tom Barclay - Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 11:20am

When the snow started Tuesday, I was debating whether to leave early or hang around to see what was happening with traffic. Since the road outside GPB was already bumper-to-bumper, I decided to wait. Around 4pm, that...

I tried to navigate through this type of traffic on Tuesday afternoon. (Image from blog.chron.com.)

Snowed in GPB Radio Host Spends Night at Work

Joshua Stewart - Friday, January 31, 2014 - 5:05am

I have to admit I didn't take seriously the winter storm that walloped metro Atlanta and other parts of Georgia this week. The forecasts I delivered Tuesday morning on GPB's Morning Edition indicated snowfall would...

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