Open Source Code Will Survive the Apocalypse in an Arctic Cave

Cover of Business Week Bloomberg

Last month, Github CEO Nat Friedman traveled to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a remote Arctic archipelago at the halfway point from Norway and the North Pole, to bury code in the event of a global catastrophe. Bloomberg’s Ashlee Vance was along for the ride, as was Strange Brew’s very own John O’Brien. You can read more about the important mission to preserve code for future generations on the cover of this week’s Businessweek, but we have some exclusive behind-the-scenes photos from the excursion here.

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