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21 Pictures Of Chicago’s Modern-Day Ice Age

21 Pictures Of Chicago’s Modern-Day Ice Age

This week, temperatures in Chicago dipped to -26.7C on the heals of the frigid, dense air known as a polar vortex, which has swept across the midwest and through huge portion of the United States.

Watch How America Is Getting Frozen In This Timelapse From Space

Watch How America Is Getting Frozen In This Timelapse From Space

Hercules, Ion, evil polar vortexes and Disney movie marketing — the winter has come and United States is freezing. Scientists expect temperatures not recorded in two decades, as low as -34C. Here you can see it happening from space using NASA’s Aqua and Terra satellites.