The village of Oymyakon in northern Russia is one of the coldest permanently inhabited locales on the planet, clocking in at a yearly average of -15.5 C (4.1 F).
Picture 1: Oymyakon.
Picture 2: The power station is forced to burn wood when coal is unavailable due to irregular coal deliveries.
Picture 3: Modern conveniences are rare here. Many buildings use outdoor toilets.
Picture 4: The Lost Bar, sometimes described as the loneliest bar on Earth.
Picture 5: The petrol station on the way to Oymyakon.
Pictures 6 and 7: Oymyakon.