Yakutsk, Siberia: The Coldest City on Earth, January 2013 - LightBox |  photo by Steeve Iuncker

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

With temperatures regularly falling to Yakutsk, a city in Siberia, holds the distinction as the coldest city on Earth. Photographer Steeve Iuncker writes for LightBox about his project documenting the frozen landscapes of Russia& remote, frozen city.

Steeve Iuncker—Agence VU  January 2013. A scene in Yakutsk, Siberia, the coldest city in the world.    Read more: http://lightbox.time.com/2013/04/10/yakutsk-the-coldest-city-on-earth/#ixzz2Q4niYK1K

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

Bone-chilling photographs of the Siberian city Yakutsk, where winters hit °C, have prompted the creation of an extreme cities exhibition

the Russian city of Yakutsk might just change your mind. In a typical January, the coldest month, the 'high' is usually -40F (-40C), and there are 3 hours of daylight per day.

In pictures: Yakutsk in Russia- the coldest city on Earth

Yakutsk, Siberia average winter temperature of just below it can (un)comfortably claim the title Coldest City on Earth.

What's it like to live and work in the coldest inhabited place on Earth? Photographer Amos Chapple shares his stories from the frozen cities of Siberia

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

Toilet in Oymyakon, Russia - the coldest place on Earth. A temperature of °F °C) was recorded there back in average winter temperatures of °F °C), making it the coldest major city in the world. By Photographer: Amos Chapple, New Zealand

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth - LightBox

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

January A scene in Yakutsk, Siberia, the coldest city in the world. (Photo by Steeve Iuncker/Agence VU)

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O inverno de Yakutsk

What's it like to live and work in the coldest inhabited place on Earth? Photographer Amos Chapple shares his stories from the frozen cities of Siberia.Yakutsk, Russia

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

A guard dog in the suburbs of Yakutsk, Russia, considered to be the coldest city in the world, January (Photo by Amos Chapple/REX Features)

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

With temperatures regularly falling to Yakutsk, a city in Siberia, holds the distinction as the coldest city on Earth. Photographer Steeve Iuncker writes for LightBox about his project documenting the frozen landscapes of Russia's remote, frozen city.

Photos from the Coldest City on Earth

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

What's it like to live and work in the coldest inhabited place on Earth? Photographer Amos Chapple shares his stories from the frozen cities of Siberia

Photos from the Coldest City on Earth -  Oymyakon, Siberia. The Kalyma Highway, known as the Road of Bones because it was built with Gulag labor.| Photographer is Amos Chapple. From Smithsonianmag.com.

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

The broken landscape of Stalin's Kolyma Highway. Without a rail link to the city, the highway remains the only major land route in and out of Yakutsk. Amos Chapple Photographs Coldest City on Eart

Photo by Steeve Iuncker —  January 2013. A scene in Yakutsk, Siberia, the coldest city in the world.

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth | Travel | Smithsonian

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

Located in the harsh region of Siberia, just a few hundred miles outside the Arctic Circle lies Yakutsk, the coldest inhabited city on earth

Farmer Nikolai Petrovich closes the door to his cows' heavily insulated barn after putting the herd to bed for the night in Oymyakon Siberia -65F

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

Farmer Nikolai Petrovich closes the door to his cows' heavily-insulated stable after putting the flock to bed for the night.

Oymyakon, Siberia - Photos From the Coldest City on Earth | Travel | Smithsonian

Photos From the Coldest City on Earth

What's it like to live and work in the coldest inhabited place on Earth? Photographer Amos Chapple shares his stories from the frozen cities of Siberia

Steeve Iuncker—Agence VU.december 2013. A scene in Yakutsk, Siberia, the coldest city in the world

Yakutsk: The Coldest City on Earth

Steeve Iuncker—Agence VU January A scene in Yakutsk, Siberia, the coldest city in the world.

Yakutsk: Journey to the coldest city on earth | The Independent

Yakutsk: Journey to the coldest city on earth

Yakutsk: Journey to the coldest city on earth | The Independent

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