This is Mount Thor on Baffin Island, Canada. What is it famous for?
the youngest mountain in the world
the longest vertical fall
the deepest gold mine
The mountain with an elevation of 1,675 m (5,495 ft) features the Earth's greatest purely vertical drop at 1,250 m (4,101 ft). This feature makes the site popular with climbers, despite its remoteness.
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Illustration: Peter Morgan