Is It Safe to Eat Snow? - Sharp Science

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A lot of people who live where it snows are tempted to eat the furry powder straight off the ground or from the sky. But is it actually a good idea?

What actually is snow made of, and does pollution affect how healthy the snow really is?

Source comes from:
-https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/01/23/463959512/so-you-want-to-eat-snow-is-it-safe-we-asked-scientists
-https://www.thoughtco.com/is-it-safe-to-eat-snow-609430
-https://gizmodo.com/is-it-safe-to-eat-snow-1754343052

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