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This post was edited by dostoevskydr at 2014-1-15 18:08

Are you complaining of cold? Try to visit Oimyakon settlement where January temperature may remain below -50ºС for weeks. The lowest temperature in the history of this place was equal to -71,2ºС!!!

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Oimyakon is inhabited by 500 people. In the 20th and 30th years of the last century it was a stop for deer herders.In the Soviet years there was made an attempt to take control over the nomads, who were considered wild, the settlement appeared as a result of that attempt.


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Post time 2014-1-15 19:14:01 |Display all floors
How brave those people who survive in that lowest temperature. We have on -10 in winter but they have 5 to 7 times more lower temperature. Thanks for sharing that amazing place. Please share more photos of that place.

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Post time 2014-1-15 19:40:57 |Display all floors
That looks cold, very cold
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Post time 2014-1-15 23:11:34 |Display all floors
F111 Post time: 2014-1-15 19:40
That looks cold, very cold

my nipples freeze just sitting in my office looking at those pic's

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Post time 2014-1-15 23:52:35 |Display all floors
is that the right temp to make vodka  {:soso_e113:}{:soso_e128:}
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Post time 2014-1-16 02:20:22 |Display all floors
You want cold? Just stayed for a few days in Qitai (Xinjiang). Temperatures reached -30 degrees yesterday here. Anyhow, it's nice and sunny during the day!

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Post time 2014-1-16 04:01:07 |Display all floors
Jesus! Why do people have to live in such places. I am sure they can find a means of living elsewhere.

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