The reindeer-herding Nenets of northern Arctic Russia have thrived for over a millennium.
An aerial view shows a car driving along a forest road during sunset, with the air temperature at about minus 27 degrees Celsius (minus 16.6 degrees Fahrenheit), in the Siberian Taiga area outside the village of Balakhta, in Krasnoyarsk region, Russia January 5, 2018. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin #russia #cold #weather #reuters #reutersphotos #weather #environment #siberia
Harbin, China Why you should go: The Harbin festival is the largest snow and ice festival in the world, and it features carvings towering over 20 feet in height and full-size buildings made from gigantic blocks of ice.
The Northern Lake Baikal is famous for it’s unnatural beauty. During the winter, the turquoise Ice cubes are formatted on the top of the lake. Located in Siberia, the Baikal lake creates these stunning turquoise ice cubes.
Evidence from Siberian caves suggests that a global temperature rise of degrees Celsius could see permanently frozen ground thaw over a large area of Siberia, threatening release of carbon from soils, and damage to natural and human environments.
World Tour 2013-2014 - day 33 I spent 5 days in the even nomadic camp. Here is Vienamin, the owner of the reindeer herd. He killed a rein for the meat. The animal did not suffer since it was killed by a knife shot in the back of the neck. Cutting the animal lasted almost 2 hours, naked hand in a minus 15 degree temperature. All Siberia lake places were inhabited side the Neolithic. In 3rd century the Huns migrations trough Centre Asia had big influence on migrations of others populations…
If you thought it was cold where you are at the moment then a visit to the Russian city of Yakutsk might just change your mind. In a typical January, the coldest month, the 'high' is usually and there are 3 hours of daylight per day.