Did you know…

Did you know…

… that today is the birthday of Artificial Snow? In 1946, Vincent Schaefer spread the first artificial snow on Mount Greylock, Massachusetts. This first attempt to modify natural clouds in the field through “cloud seeding” began during a flight that began in upstate New York. Schaefer dumped six pounds of dry ice into the target cloud from a plane after a 60-mile easterly chase from the Schenectady County Airport.

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“Inch by inch it’s all a cinch, by the yard it’s hard. Go for it — no matter how slow or long the process seems at first.”

— Mardi Ballou

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