avishere writes: This is some pretty cool architectural news. After an international competition to redesign a research base in Antarctica whose support stilts were perpetually trapped in ice, Hugh Broughton Architects solved the problem by building a walking city. The Halley VI Antarctic Research Station, which opened this February, is on hydraulically elevated modules that respond to annually rising snow levels. Link to Original Source
I have yet to see any problem, however complicated, which, when
you looked at it in the right way, did not become still more complicated.
-- Poul Anderson