Climate change is real and this year it has given full indications for all the naysayers and non-believers. The Northern Hemisphere is witnessing extremely cold climate and people all over United States, Canada, Siberia, Russia and other countries are facing the bitter cold. World’s hottest desert Sahara has turned into a winter wonderland, Niagara Falls has frozen, the world’s coldest village Oymyakon has registered a temperature of minus 62 degrees, and penguins in Calgary Zoo Canada have to be sheltered and protected. Owing to this climate change, people in Texas were caught unawares when they experienced snowfall after more than 10 years. The Texans have found weird ways to scrape ice and snow from their car’s windshield and these strange videos are cracking people up on social media.
People were really excited and called it Christmas miracle when they saw fluffy ice and snow descending from the skies last year but now the initial euphoria and excitement is turning into a nuisance and a cause of concern as people are now finding it difficult to get rid of the snow. Social media is flooded with people finding weird ways to combat this problem like scraping ice using a Frisbee or a clothes hanger. Viral Video Shows Rare Phenomenon of Waves of Ice Crashing Against Dock in North Carolina
Directives and guidelines have been circulated in United States for people to drive safely during icy conditions. Sample a few tweets below that present the best ice scrapers in town. Oymyakon, World’s Coldest Village Records a Temperature of -62°C Before Breaking the Thermometer
Using a Frisbee
Don’t know how to scrape ice off
This ice scraping is a tough job
Innovative use of hangers
Cold Water is better
A word of caution
The Texans are really coming up with innovative ways to tackle the ice problem on the windshields of their cars while the rest of United States are coping with driving on slippery roads in icy conditions.