3 November, 2007 News stories

BAS glaciologist David Vaughan will give this year’s prestigious annual science lecture at the Natural History Museum on 27 November. Professor Vaughan’s talk ‘Flood Warning? The Global Impact of Melting Ice Sheets’ will explore what Antarctica’s melting ice sheets could mean for flood defenses in the UK. Previous speakers include Lord Winston, Professor Richard Dawkins and Sir David Attenborough. For tickets visit www.nhm.ac.uk