Outdoors, the thermometer reads 80 below and the winds whirl at 120 mph. Indoors, it’s toasty warm.The ultimate in form following way behind function, these Antarctic boxes are also wrapped in a “single shell,” with features to withstand the most unforgiving climactic conditions on the planet. Hardened at Japan’s Showa Station, near the northern part of Antarctica, Misawa Homes’s extreme-climate construction skills have evolved to include designs that the firm claims are built to withstand 100 years of Antarctic punishment.
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