emergency

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/antarctic-research-centre-towed-inland-to-avoid-ice-chasm-crack-growing-expanding-bas-british-survey-a7467211.html

Engineers are preparing to move an Antarctic research station because it is in the projected path of a crack expanding across the ice shelf.
The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) base was built like a “very long railway train on skis”, allowing it to be moved with relative ease, but scientists did not expect to have to relocate so soon.

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