It's bitterly cold across parts of the U.S. and Canada right now, and the freezing temps aren't going away anytime soon. The bright side? Pretty pictures. In Chicago, people captured stunning images of their frozen city. And the images hitting Instagram from Niagara Falls have been beautiful. SEE ALSO: Record cold in the U.S. and Canada has no end in sight — a running list of the records so far I mean, look at these photos, which went viral after journalist Muhammad Lila posted them on Twitter: 10 degrees Fahrenheit makes for some really cool ice around Niagara Falls A post shared by Adam Danni Photograghy (@adamrdanni) on Dec 27, 2017 at 6:46am PST Fire and ice A post shared by Kael Rebick (@punkodelish) on Dec 27, 2017 at 6:04am PST A Frozen Paradise ❄️❄️❄️ A post shared by Arjun Yadav (@arjsun) on Dec 26, 2017 at 10:50am PST Niagara Falls basically looks like Narnia right now. At time of publication, it's around 10 degree Fahrenheit on the Canadian side of the falls, so props to the tourists who are doing things like this: Experienced Niagara Falls during the winter time! Oh, how beautiful it is with all the snow⛄️❄️ A post shared by Sulé Van Der Merwe (@suletjie_vdm) on Dec 29, 2017 at 2:11pm PST And remember: Just because it's colder than usual in some parts of the world DOESN'T mean the Earth isn't getting warmer. WATCH: 2017 is about to be one of the hottest years of all time read more Disclaimer: Chances are that this post was requested by an advertiser.