United States: Winter storm with intensity of hurricane to unleash snow and blizzard-like conditions this weekend

A winter storm with the intensity of a hurricane, snow measured in feet and blizzard-like conditions will impact major Northeast cities this weekend. Models show a nor’easter with blockbuster potential for the weekend, mainly late Friday through Saturday. There are still questions about how much snow will pile up and how extreme winds will get. […]

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Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: First games to use 100% artificial snow from 100 snow generators and 300 snow-making guns

The Beijing Games, kicking off on February 4, will be the first Winter Olympics to use virtually 100% artificial snow by deploying more than 100 snow generators and 300 snow-making guns working flat out to cover the ski slopes. “This is not only energy and water intensive, frequently using chemicals to slow melt, but also […]

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South Carolina cops arrest well-known ice queen ‘Elsa’ as prime suspect behind winter storm

After a snowstorm froze over the eastern portion of the United States, South Carolina police released bodycam footage showing the arrest of a well-known ice queen. The “rare” footage showed Elsa from Disney’s Frozen franchise reveling in the freshly fallen snow that blanketed the scenery around her. Then, she spotted the police and ran. “Freeze!” […]