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Antarctica: Mystery of the ice

June 18 @ 2:00 pm - June 18 @ 3:00 pm

Join climate scientist and #SciComm expert Ella Gilbert online for 'Antarctica: Mystery of the ice' at BAS Live, 2:00pm, Thursday 18 June 2020. Antarctica, the world's most southerly continent, contains 90% of the world's ice. It's of great interest to scientists as the edges are melting as our planet warms. Giant rivers of ice have…

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‘Emperor Penguin: Super Bird’ - Online Talk

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - May 5 @ 3:00 pm

Homeschoolers and penguin fans! Join British Antarctic Survey penguin expert Dr Peter Fretwell this Tuesday 5 May at 2:00pm (UK time) for free online talk ‘Emperor Penguin: Super Bird’. Peter will be teaching us about the six ‘superpowers’ unique to emperor penguins that allow them to survive the harshest environment on earth. No registration or…

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POSTPONED - OPEN DAY: Ice Worlds Festival

March 21 @ 10:00 am - March 21 @ 4:00 pm

OPEN DAY POSTPONED IN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS Ice Worlds - An exciting festival of discovery! We are hosting a 'drop in' open day at British Antarctic Survey on Saturday 21st March 2020 as part of the Cambridge Science Festival. There will be a large number of stands celebrating our science and work in Antarctica and beyond.…

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