British Antarctic Survey https://www.bas.ac.uk Polar science for planet earth Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:59:36 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Regional Climate Change Modeller – Cambridge https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/regional-climate-change-modeller-cambridge/ Tue, 23 Oct 2018 03:16:29 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/regional-climate-change-modeller-cambridge/ Scientists join policy makers to discuss conservation https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/scientists-join-policy-makers-to-discuss-conservation/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:38:57 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=122645 BAS marine researchers join nearly 300 international delegates at the annual meeting of the Convention on the Conservation or Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) beginning in Hobart today. For the …]]> Heavy metal pollution in Antarctica and its potential impacts on algae https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/publication/heavy-metal-pollution-in-antarctica-and-its-potential-impacts-on/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 23:00:00 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/publication/heavy-metal-pollution-in-antarctica-and-its-potential-impacts-on/ Simulating the Last Interglacial Greenland stable water isotope peak: the role of Arctic sea ice changes https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/publication/simulating-the-last-interglacial-greenland-stable-water-isotope-peak-the/ Sun, 14 Oct 2018 23:00:00 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/publication/simulating-the-last-interglacial-greenland-stable-water-isotope-peak-the/ Funding success for British Antarctic Survey https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/funding-success-for-british-antarctic-survey/ Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:30:33 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=122402 New funding stream for sustainable observation and unique BAS British Antarctic Survey (BAS) scientific capabilities]]> Measuring glaciers in the Himalayan mountains https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/measuring-glaciers-in-the-himalayan-mountains/ Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:23:50 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=122101 Technology pioneered in Antarctica could soon be providing much-needed data on the amount of ice in the glaciers of High Mountain Asia thanks to an ingenious helicopter-mounted, low-frequency radar developed …]]> Fur seals in the Falklands – Part 3 https://www.bas.ac.uk/blogpost/fur-seals-in-the-falklands-part-3/ Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:50:12 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=blogpost&p=122269 Kayleigh Jones, a seal biologist at British Antarctic Survey, travelled to the Falkland Islands to spend 6 weeks studying South American fur seals. This blog describes how the team studied …]]> Study of penguin colonies at Antarctic island shows decline https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/long-term-study-of-penguin-colonies-on-antarctic-island-shows-decline/ Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:04:39 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=122378 Results from a 21-year study into the breeding success of gentoo penguins at a well-known tourist site in Antarctica, reveal a 25% reduction in breeding pairs and a decrease of …]]> Fur seals in the Falklands – Part 2 https://www.bas.ac.uk/blogpost/fur-seals-in-the-falklands-part-2/ Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:23:11 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=blogpost&p=122258 Kayleigh Jones, a seal biologist at British Antarctic Survey, travelled to the Falkland Islands to spend 6 weeks studying South American fur seals. Read on to find out about camp …]]> Radiation Belt Research Associate https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/radiation-belt-research-associate/ Wed, 10 Oct 2018 03:16:44 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/radiation-belt-research-associate/