In this week of snow, youths played a practical joke by blocking roads with 5 foot snowballs and a baby was born to a couple whose surname was Snowball.
There is a shortage of rock salt. It is in great demand as councils battle to clear snow covered roads. Rock salt chandeliers in Wieliczka Salt Mine, Poland
The girth of this giant snake would reach a human’s hips. Researchers have used the specimen as a thermometre. The size of the snake, and other creatures, indicates the temperature of the Earth at that time, in this case 60 million years ago. See the article on BBC website
Extraordinary snow fall today.