And they tell a secret message… which makes them even cooler, in my book.
Take a closer look; and you’ll see the letters ‘I’ and ‘X’ in a flake. Those letters (‘iota’ and ‘chi’ in Greek) are the first letters in the name Jesus Christ.
Pretty sneaky, eh?
Do I need to tell you there are many, MANY snowflakes on my Christmas tree? Have a look: