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What Makes Snow Pink?

Have you ever come across pink snow while out hiking in the summer? Where it looks like someone spilled paint or a watermelon snow cone. We wanted to find out what causes it, so we headed into the North Cascades with the microbiologist Robin Kodner. (Hint: you probably won't want to eat it after you see what's in it.)

Posted by Oregon Field Guide on Sunday, February 9, 2020



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