Antarctica - Ice Station Rescue


December 2, 2017

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Britain's state of the art Antarctic research base, Halley VI, is in trouble. Built on the Brunt Ice Shelf, it sits atop a massive slab of ice that extends far beyond the Antarctic shoreline. The ice is breaking apart, and just six kilometres from the station is a ginormous crevasse, which threatens to separate Halley from the rest of the continent, setting the $48 million base adrift on a massive iceberg. Halley needs to move, but this is probably the toughest moving job on Earth, and the team...