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Mohammad Ali, 27, performs with scorpions at the Snake House in Rawalpindi, near Islamabad December 28, 2002. The newly opened reptile house is home to a few hundred snakes and entrance to the place is free. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

A Kazakh man holds his four-month-old son after bathing in the mountain river near Almaty, December 22, 2002. Many people believe that bathing in extremely cold water makes them healthy and resistant to cold. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

An Ukrainian teacher pours water on a boy's head while other children wait for their turn outside a gymnasium as temperatures reaches minus 10 degrees Celsius (14.00F) in the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, December 20, 2002. Many Ukrainians of different ages continue a centuries-old tradition of winter swimming or taking ice-cold showers, which is believed to make people healthier. REUTERS/Alexander Khudotioply