What is a Pingo?

A pingo is a periglacial feature, like a small hill (althought they can be up to 2km across). There formation is less of a mystery that it once was, but is still not entirely understood. You can find out more about them here:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pingo

The Pingo National Landmark in Canada is home to some of the best examples of pingos in the world:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pingo_National_Landmark

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