29 October, 2021 News stories

Explore polar science and engineering from your home with the Ice Worlds Festival online resources. On the eve of the UN COP26 climate talks in Glasgow, British Antarctic Survey has partnered with Royal Museums Greenwich to bring you an exciting festival of discovery.


RRS Sir David Attenborough video feed

The RRS Sir David Attenborough has made a special visit to London, with a video feed from the ship showing on a big screen next to the Cutty Sark onshore. You can watch this video feed live online here.


Live science and engineering talks 

A person wearing a maskDiscover why Antarctica and the Arctic matter to you! Scientists and engineers introduce visitors to an amazing showcase of polar science and technology in a series of live talks in the National Maritime Museums Lecture Theatre and Seminar Room. Streaming live here (scroll down to Lecture Theatre and Seminar Room feeds) from 28-30 October.

You can watch recordings of previous talks on the BAS YouTube channel.


Virtual RRS Sir David Attenborough

Explore onboard RRS Sir David Attenborough with the interactive online platform.


Further virtual content will be shared on the British Antarctic Survey website and our social media channels. Follow us to keep up with the latest news, and join the online conversation with #IceWorldsGreenwich!

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