Ice bubbles, Abraham Lake, at the foot of the Rocky Mountains in Canada. The rare phenomenon occurs each winter in the man-made lake, as the plants on the lake bed release methane gas, which freezes as it comes closer to the cold lake surface.
A Charming Opaline Glass and Brass Chandelier by Paavo Tynell | From a unique collection of antique and modern chandeliers and pendants at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/lighting/chandeliers-pendant-lights/
Paavo Tynell chandelier, model Taito OY, Finland, circa Brass, perforated and enameled brass. Measures 25 dia x 20 h inches. Rare snowflake chandelier designed by Paavo Tynell for Taito OY. Pierced brass bowl with multiple snowflakes.