Avalanche Engineers – a look at avalanche snow science

Avalanche Engineers offers an inside look into avalanche snow science at Montana State University. These guys are more than a bunch of flakes; Avalanche Engineers follows two Montana State University scientists who delve deep into the mysteries of the snowpack to find out how a snowflake becomes an avalanche.

Filmed in Bozeman, Montana, this mini-documentary takes you on a journey from the micro intricacies of snowflake structure to the massive mountainsides where this force of nature reigns.

Avalanche Engineers and avalanche snow science from Abby Kent on Vimeo.