Strange Formations Resembling Giant Knife Blades of Ice on Pluto

Strange Formations Resembling Giant Knife Blades of Ice on Pluto

An example of the penitentes from the southern end of the Chajnantor plain in Chile. Though these ice formations only reach a few feet in height, while Pluto’s bladed terrain reaches hundreds of feet, they both have similar sharp ridges. Credits: Wikimedia Commons/ESO

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