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"It was designed as an impregnable deep-freeze to protect the world’s most precious seeds from any global disaster and ensure humanity’s food supply forever. But the Global Seed Vault, buried in a mountain deep inside the Arctic circle, has been breached after global warming produced extraordinary temperatures over the winter, sending meltwater gushing into the entrance tunnel."

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@emsenn @neauoire I remember that.. the water didn't quite make it inside, and they've since put up some more barriers. Hard to tell if that will last though..

@neauoire In a fight against nature, nature always wins.

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