British Antarctic Survey https://www.bas.ac.uk Polar science for planet earth Sun, 16 Dec 2018 03:20:59 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Finance Assistant – Cambridge https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/finance-assistant-cambridge/ Sat, 15 Dec 2018 03:15:41 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/finance-assistant-cambridge/ Assistant Management Accountant – Cambridge https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/assistant-management-accountant-cambridge-2/ Sat, 15 Dec 2018 03:15:41 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/assistant-management-accountant-cambridge-2/ Software Developer – Cambridge https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/software-developer-cambridge-2/ Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:31:06 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/jobs/vacancy/software-developer-cambridge-2/ Whole Atmosphere Climate Change https://www.bas.ac.uk/project/whole-atmosphere-climate-change/ Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:21:10 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/project/whole-atmosphere-climate-change/ The near-Earth space environment is host to an increasing amount of advanced, satellite-based technology, used for both commercial and scientific purposes. To safeguard this technology and ensure that we can …]]> Funding to assess shipping emissions and climate hazards https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/funding-awarded-to-assess-shipping-emissions-and-climate-hazards/ Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:09:18 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=123930 British Antarctic Survey (BAS) scientists have been awarded funding to enable them to assess the impact of emissions from shipping and to quantify and manage the risk of climate hazards. …]]> Blog: A research cruise and my gateway to Antarctica https://www.bas.ac.uk/blogpost/a-research-cruise-and-my-gateway-to-antarctica/ Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:08:15 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=blogpost&p=123896 ICEBERGS2 – a research cruise and my gateway to Antarctica Nadescha Zwerschke is a marine biologist travelling on the RRS James Clark Ross to Antarctica I’ve only recently started my …]]> ‘Sounds of Space’ from Antarctica feature in space simulation game https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/sounds-of-space-from-antarctica-feature-in-video-game/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:00:52 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=123865 Amazing, natural, ‘sounds of space’, have been incorporated into the new exploration gameplay in Elite Dangerous]]> Summer fieldwork begins at Halley https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/summer-fieldwork-begins-at-halley/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:37:11 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=123878 Halley opens for 2018 summer field season]]> Investigating the 8.2 ka event in northwestern Madagascar: insight from data–model comparisons https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/publication/investigating-the-8-2-ka-event-in-northwestern-madagascar-insight-from/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/publication/investigating-the-8-2-ka-event-in-northwestern-madagascar-insight-from/ Increased snowfall in Antarctica buffers sea-level rise https://www.bas.ac.uk/media-post/increased-snowfall-in-antarctica-buffers-sea-level-rise/ Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:41:42 +0000 https://www.bas.ac.uk/?post_type=news&p=123848 A new study of snowfall across Antarctica provides vital information in the study of future sea-level rise. A team of scientists  from NASA and British Antarctic Survey (BAS), describes how …]]>