Polygons in the tundra

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Comments (20)

eugenepotapov on March 5, 2007

This picture was taken from a helicopter in 1992.

Dror Ben David on October 20, 2007

Spactucalar view! cheers

Mekheda Alexander on December 16, 2007

Великолепный снимок!!! Бывал в тех краях, видел в натуре - но, как всегда, камеры не было с собою... Снимок супер!

Mekheda Alexander on January 14, 2008

Здравствуй, коллега! Летал я до середины 2005 года КВС на Ми-8, живу в Зырянке. Сейчас отставной козы барабанщик, списали по слуху. Зовут меня Александр Мехеда Пока

scheffke on October 23, 2008

What is it ?! :D


eugenepotapov on October 23, 2008

These are patterns created by permafrost. See here (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ice_wedge) for details.

алексей артамонов on December 22, 2009

А что это?

eugenepotapov on December 23, 2009

Это мерзлотные явления, называеются полигоны

maripreg on February 1, 2010

Interesting...I never seen this phenomenon. Thanks for sharing.

Greetings. Mari

bart knegt on February 27, 2010

interesting landscape...

starMAN on April 10, 2010

WOW!!! Wonderful composition from nature. And great picture from you :)

Congratulations from Brazil, MAN

Papaver on October 29, 2010

C'est petit chez moi...

zw22wz on December 7, 2010

very Beautiful!

Greetings from Kunming Chian .zw22wz

jays68239 on May 15, 2011



Siwinski-StarsWeb on June 30, 2011

greeting from POLAND

Boro290204 on July 15, 2011

Outstanding photography! I could spend all day looking at your pictures. Thank you.

▌CAM H╬A╬P╬P╬Y on July 26, 2011

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PEDRO PAULO on August 28, 2011

Interessante L

gen-ivanovich on February 17, 2013

Леопардовая "шкура Арктики! Спасибо за фотографии, было приятно взглянуть на красиво снятую природу Дальнего Востока и Крайнего Севера.

Eslam Khaled on October 1

Excellent shot, the image is very beautiful.

I like it greetings from Egypt.

Best wishes from *(Eslam Khaled)*Asyut

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