Crazy Close-Up Images of Snowflakes

created at: 12/29/2010

On first glance, what do you make of these photos? The remains of an abandoned alien planet? A forest of mutant broccoli? The stuff in between your couch cushions?

created at: 12/29/2010

created at: 12/29/2010

   They are, in fact, super close-up shots of snowflakes. Really?

Really.

Snow Pictures Made by Microscope [Mazm.com via Evil Mad Linkblog]