Meteorologist Explains Why You Shouldn’t Eat Icicles From Your Roof

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Have you ever come across an icicle formed on the edge of a building that looks so beautiful and crisp, you were tempted to eat it like a popsicle?

Well, you may want to resist this urge. According to meteorologist Kate Nickolaou, making a snack of an icicle formed from your roof is not a great idea. After seeing videos on TikTok of people grabbing and eating icicles that had formed on their roofs, Nickolaou realized she had to let them know the truth.

In her own now-viral TikTok video, she explains why you shouldn’t eat icicles: