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The Story Behind Sun Dogs, Penitent Ice, and More

Offbeat  (tags: environment, The Story Behind Sun Dogs, Penitent Ice, More )

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If you want the beauty of winter without having to brave the bone-chilling temperatures blasting much of the United States this week, snuggle into a soft blanket, grab a warm beverage, and curl up with some of these natural frozen wonders.

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ellen m. (220)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 2:57 am
I've always loved National Geographic.thanks for sharing these photos.
Did anyone else take a good look at the moon in the ice pinnacle photo? ;-)

Theodore Shayne (56)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 9:31 am
Interesting. NG always has great photographs.

Natasha Salgado (672)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 9:56 am
Very cool!!!!Thanks for sharing with us. Noted.

Sheila D. (26)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 10:35 am
Beautiful pictures! I love sun halos and sun dogs, but the ice photos are striking. Incredible phenomenon. Thanks for sharing.

Christeen Anderson (656)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 3:53 pm
Thanks for sharing these beautiful pics with us.
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