Even though so far it’s been a record warm fall (almost winter) in the US, there’s still plenty of freezing to go around. And if you’ve ever wondered what a drop of water looks like when it freezes, here ya go.
During WWII, with the very real possibility of a steel shortage, British inventor Geoffrey Pyke proposed something so crazy it might have worked— build aircraft carriers out of ice. Or more specifically, “Pykrete”, a combination of ice and sawdust.
Photographed by Emmanuel Coupe, this amazing picture shows a frozen lake in Canada full of bubbles suspended in the ice.
Boring old square ice cubes are boring. The kind of ice you need for your party to get all the chicks would be ice balls. And maybe it’s something that would cure icy balls. If you have icy balls… okay I’m done. ICE BALLS.