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Why is snow white?



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White is all wavelengths of light in the visible spectrum and has no pigment to absorb different colors of light. If you look at it very closely, you will see all kinds of little dark specs of dirt. I have seen snow in the mountains that has a pinkish color because of a kind of algae that grows on snow.

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