the coldest permanently inhabited place on earth

It’s been a while since my last post on Oymyakon, but the town is not forgotten! And just this week the Smithsonian & Amos Chapple gave us some wonderful images from Siberia. Gas station and Christmas tree (Amos Chapple) Cars must be run continuously when making a trip to Oymyakon (if they stop you wont get them going again…

The 10 Worst Weather Places in the World

Ed Darack has made an extraordinary interesting list, a list over the 10 worst weather places in the world. Isn’t it just wonderful?! Here’s Darack’s list: Vostok Station, Antarctica, the “southern pole of cold,” earth’s coldest known temperature ever measured, −128.6°F, was recorded at Vostok on July 21, 198 High Icefield Ranges of Yukon Territory and Alaska,…