The icy Siberian tundra glows ominously in the moonlight. Five figures exit a silent VTOL craft that has descended onto the icy ground. A gust of winter wind accompanies the departing of the craft, its ion-powered engines lifting it into the sky.
In the distance a five-story tower looms above the uneven terrain. Every few minutes a shuttle craft enters the tower from the north, stays for less than a minute and then departs back from where it came, before repeating its trip.
“Initial analysis shows multiple fields of energy coming from below the tower’s foundation. What ever this is, its secrets are below the surface…”