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Heavy snow has forced hundreds of schools to close and caused disruption, but it's also left the UK under a beautiful white coat - as seen in this series of pictures by MailOnline readers.
There's something about a blanket of snow that just makes winter feel extra special. In December, workers rushed to their office windows to document the first snowfall of the season. So how did the country cope with it before the days...Show More Summary
With schools and parks in the city closed for the day, and hundreds of shops shuttered, many Romans took the unexpected blanket of white in cheerful stride.
"Any idiot that wants to make a couple of thousand drawings for a hundred feet of film is welcome to join the club." -Winsor McCay Popular lore has it that the 1927 movie Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was the first animated feature film. Show More Summary
Many people think animated feature films started Disney's Snow White, but this interesting video essay counts at least seven before the appearance of the seven dwarfs. (more…)
Europe set to encounter freezing weather over the next few days as icy winds known as ‘The Best from the East’ arrive from Siberia.
Getty The road from Irkutsk to the resort town of Listvyanka curls for about an hour through a white forest frozen under thick snow. My driver, Sasha, turned down his favorite techno music: “Here it is,” he said happily and slowed the car, pointing at the wonder of Siberia, Lake Baikal. Show More Summary
The District looks so pretty covered in white.
When there's no snow, there's no need for their winter whites.
On a Friday morning in December, a freak storm has sent snow billowing down the wide streets of Marietta, Georgia. But despite icy roads and an accident-related traffic jam near her house, Lucy McBath comes walking through the ’50s-style double doors of the Marietta Diner, a smile spread across her face. As she settles into a […]
It's been a particularly brutal winter in Moscow, complete with record-breaking amounts of snow, and municipal workers haven't exactly been on top of removing the piles of white stuff. So city residents had to get creative—and political—in their efforts to clear the streets, per the BBC : They spray-painted...
Juniper, the playful fox who once dove into a white bed sheet thinking it was snow, is now going to be featured in a book by her human Jessika Coker. The book, titled Juniper: The Happiest Fox, focuses on life with Juniper and Fig (another fox Coker rescued), Juniper’s canine friend Moose, the special needs...
Shaun White has apologized after footage of him dragging the American flag through the snow after his stunning victory in the men's halfpipe sparked outrage on Twitter.
“I definitely didn’t mean any disrespect.”
Shaun White has added another gold medal win to his resume! The 31-year-old snowboarder took home the top prize in the Men’s Halfpipe final during the 2018 Winter Olympics on Wednesday (February 14) at Phoenix Snow Park in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. Shaun scored a 94.25 in his first run and a 55.00 in his second [...]
Some computer models are hinting at some of the white stuff Saturday afternoon and night.
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast In an alternate universe, hurtling yourself down a snowy slope doesn’t really sound safe. Except, in the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, doing so on a pair of skis or flying midair to land on snow (and maybe even ice) are athletic feats that result in medals and glory. Show More Summary
A beautiful baby white rhino named Zohari, who was born on December 24, 2017 at the Toronto Zoo, gleefully discovered the fun of playing in the snow for the very first time. His keepers provided the little pachyderm with two small piles of snow that he sniffed, tasted, rolled in and adorably charged to his...
Iouri Podladtchikov may not be in the Olympics this year, but that hasn’t slowed the launch of his limited edition Leica Q “Snow” any according to a story on The Verge. Dubbed the Leica Q “Snow,” the camera is decked out in silver anodized aluminum for the top deck, baseplate, and controls. The body of the […]