Pingos? Forbs? Dibbles? Researchers and students within the College of the Environment frequently encounter silly sounding words in their work and studies. We’ve gathered some of the goofiest words and made a quiz to test your knowledge. Dive in to see if you are truly a scholar of the silly things that help us understand the environment around us!

Nurdles
Limpet
Cryopegs
Pingo
Jökulhlaup
Dibble
Forb
Kerf
Palp
Peduncle