A frozen Niagara Falls

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Frozen falls under lights

The frigid air and "polar vortex" hitting the eastern United States this week has once again turned Niagara Falls into an icy wonderland. We take a look at the amazing views from both the U.S. and Canadian sides. See gallery

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on American side lit by lights during sub freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario March 3, 2014.

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Steam rises

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Ice covered falls

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Picture time

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Old hydro plant

An old hydro building is seen behind Niagara Falls during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Winter scene

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Frozen

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Magnificent view

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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Icy landscape

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014.

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People view the frozen falls

People look out over the partially frozen American side of the Niagara Falls on during sub-freezing temperatures in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Monday, March 3, 2014. 

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Icy photo op

Visitors take pictures overlooking the falls on Jan. 8, 2014, in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

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Frozen falls

The U.S. side of the Niagara Falls is pictured on Jan. 8, 2014.

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Chilly landscape

The U.S. side of the Niagara Falls is pictured on Jan. 8, 2014.

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Overlook

A visitor takes pictures overlooking the falls on Jan. 8, 2014, in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

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Frozen views

The U.S. side of the Niagara Falls is pictured on Jan. 8, 2014.

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An icy visit

Visitors observe the falls on Jan. 8, 2014, in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

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Rainbow Bridge

The Rainbow Bridge shown in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on Jan. 8, 2014.

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American Falls

The American Falls at Niagara Falls is pictured on Jan. 8, 2014, in Ontario.

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