13 Weird Things That Happen Only In Alaska When It’s Really Cold

Extreme cold is a remarkable feature of Alaska and the deep freezes can lead to some surprises. People who move north and have their first extreme winter will learn to adapt in all kinds of ways for the weather, but after the initial shock, the season becomes much more bearable. However, the intense cold, like the blazing desert sun, is a force to be reckoned with and must always be taken seriously. Here are some weird, and often inconvenient, things that happen when it’s really cold out.

13. Boiling water vaporizes instantly in the air.

If you aren’t tired of the cold yet, check out The Coldest Place On Planet Earth Is Located Right Here In Alaska. Or take a road trip in 6 Amazing Alaska Glaciers You Can Drive Right Up To.

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