Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is reeling from an unprecedented deep freeze, with temperatures plummeting to a bone-chilling -52.3°C in Fuyun County.
Storm Isha unleashed its fury across the United Kingdom, leaving more than 55,000 homes without power overnight.
To cope with the icy conditions, switch heaters, which are designed to ignite the tracks to provide warmth and de-ice them, were activated on Monday in an effort to facilitate the movement of trains despite the challenging weather conditions.
Electric vehicle drivers in Chicago are grappling with charging issues during the recent cold spell, with Tesla owners experiencing difficulties at a supercharging station in Oak Brook.
Frigid bands of lake-effect snow wreaked havoc on parts of the Great Lakes region and the interior Northeast over the past weekend, burying areas under several feet of snow.