Posts Tagged 'cold weather'

Photos Of the Week – February 1, 2019

From BuzzFeedNews –

From the extreme cold gripping the Midwest to preparations for Super Bowl LIII, these are the most striking and memorable images from this past week.

Go to the pics.

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Surfing in Norway [pics]

According to The Atlantic –

Agence France-Press photographer Olivier Morin recently spent time with surfers on the beaches of Norway’s Lofoten Islands. Above the Arctic Circle, men and women were taking surf lessons in snowstorms on Unstad Beach, with air temperatures dropping to around 9 degrees Fahrenheit (-13 degrees Celsius).

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As You Meggle, Learn These 19 Old-Timey Cold Weather Words

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Mental_floss gathered 19 obsolete terms for ice, snow, and everything wintry. My favorite is ‘aquabob’, an 18th. century word for an icicle.

Check out all 19 terms HERE.

 

Life on an Arctic Expedition [video]

The Arctic vs. The Antarctic [video]


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