As the Northeast and Northwest experience temperatures lower than the Arctic, and some areas recording temperatures camparable to Mars, the polar vortex as caused brave (and crazy) souls across the country to venture outdoors to conduct their own experiments with freezing fluids.
For your enjoyment, Metro rounds up weather experiments we have seen recently, including a young man urinating outside.
Egg freezes in under 5 minutes in International Falls, Minnesota
Guy jumps on wet trampoline
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A man shoots a Super Soaker water gun filled with boiling water
Everyone loves freezing bubbles
A news anchor in Detroit demonstrates the cold conditions by freezing a t-shirt
This genius risks losing his "best friend" during life-threatening weather conditions. *NSFW language and content*