Things to do

There's always more to learn about winter weather. Learn about winter weather research projects at the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

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K-12 students and Spark staff share what they think of winter weather soon after the first snowstorm of the season in Boulder, Colorado. And their perspectives are as different as snowflakes. Watch and consider: what do you think of winter?

Artists rarely use white to depict snow in paintings. There's a scientific reason snow is white, but it can look blue or purple or even pink depending on how sunlight hits. Visit the snow art gallery and take a look at the colors of snow.