Is this safest place in the world? BBC News

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A special vault has been built in the Arctic to store thousands of seeds, as scientists fear the impact of climate change and prolonged conflicts could have devastating consequences on food crops around the world.

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Misleading title! I thought he meant where humans would be safe from war or crime when I looked at the title.

Author β€” Anonymous


what's the hard hat's for? a falling ice cube

Author β€” Mark Peden


if they want my seed, i am willing to fly out to the Arctic.

Author β€” Apple_Cider


When they do it, it's "being smart and responsible." when we do it, we're thrown into the looney bin.

Author β€” PokemonDiamondUS


Just go to Antarctica there's no people there to fight or harm you

Author β€” ButterWarriorcj


The Elite Preparing for life after ww3

Author β€” bristol Lad


Why is there no sci-fi movie on this???
Something like wall-e but a little more intense and not animated..

Author β€” Aditya Parab


Kind of makes you wonder what sort of stuff grows wild in my yard that is edible

Author β€” TheSchmidtsu


It's only safe when you pay your gas/electric bill

Author β€” SVG 750


your going to need those seeds after scientists screw up GM crops.

Author β€” Norman Smith


If anyone watches "The 100" will understand this reference... this closely reminds me of the bunker πŸ™†πŸΎβ€β™€οΈ

Author β€” Nucia *


This is what they are keeping safe while we are being fed Monsanto's garbage

Author β€” Aaron


1:02 so what happens when u need to get your seeds during the apocalypse and you can't get in because the doors frozen? o.O

Author β€” kyle7412


"Is BBC forgetting how to use English?"

Author β€” Brian Cullen


GMO is the danger don't eat GMO food it's poison πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘

Author β€” aadrianlee


I always wanted to see what it looks like inside... Great place

Author β€” C - S UK


don't think they would build such a place for "just in case".

Author β€” Clubber Lane


What about when the interglacial ends and it gets covered with a mile of ice?

Author β€” Marcus Impresario


Safe? I thought the polar bears had acquired a taste for "Eton Mess" there. x :)

Author β€” Goldie Dee


So when climate change ruins everything I know I'll be okay because all my food is on the other side of the world.

Author β€” MagicNESS OfLight