The 5 Coldest Places on the Planet (Christian Science Monitor)

Many parts of the country felt the coldest day of the season so far Monday – ensuring that the inescapable “Cold enough for you?” would be heard far and wide. A town in New York’s Adirondack Mountains saw the mercury dip to 36-below and parts of Florida dropped into the 20s. Bone-chilling, to be sure, but perhaps a look at the five coldest places on Earth will help put things in perspective for you.

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