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Not sure how this can be utilised but I thought it was interesting:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pykrete

Up here where ice roads can be the only way to ship supplies, maybe Pykrete has applications.

Maybe it can be used instead of ice for keeping things cool, since it thaws slower than plain old ice.
 
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