The search parties drag themselves back out of the caves and into the snow. The sun is just starting to come up here. Everyone encountered the Tsu'ghui (or tubemen) in the caves, where it was one or several, and everyone's either injured, or tired.
"Well, at least we took care of them," you say with a sigh. You really just wanted to take a nap today.
Acapella wipes some blood from her mouth, but sort of frowns, "...They'll be back," she says. "They always come back."
As the sun's light reflects off the snow, you can see the station up above, and the ice lab not far from where you'd exited the caves. Whether or not Acapella is right, you're just glad to be alive. Now, about that nap...