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What Does an Ice Crystal Consultant Do?

This scientist has a pretty unique job.

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Dr. Kenneth Libbrecht has an unusual job: he's a snowflake scientist. And if that wasn't cool enough, he was also an "ice crystal consultant" on the Disney movie Frozen. He says he's quite pleased with how the movie turned out, especially because all of the snowflakes accurately had six sides, not eight as some people tend to depict them.

Check out this video from Great Big Story to hear more about Dr. Libbrecht's literally cool job.

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