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As the world warms, where is the best snow to make Frosty?

As the world warms, where is the best snow to make Frosty?

It seemed like an easy question: Has climate change made it harder to find snow for making snowmen? As I grew up in Connecticut, every time it snowed, it seemed, quality snowman-making snow — deep and thick, the kind that sticks to itself like frosting — covered the ground. In Chicago, the snow always seems to crumble. At a climate science seminar last year in Chicago, a panel of climate scientists explained what we collectively know — and don't know — about global warming and climate change. There was one clue to answering my inquiry. "The tendency is for the wet to get wetter, and the dry to get drier," said Don Wuebbles, the Harry E. Preble...

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