Events

British Antarctic Survey at The Royal International Air Tattoo

July 19 @ 7:30 am - July 21 @ 7:30 pm

Join the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) as we soar into this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) and get an up-close encounter with one of our Twin Otter aircraft, essential for our pioneering scientific endeavours in Antarctica and beyond! More than just an air show, this three-day extravaganza at Fairford in the picturesque Cotswolds promises…

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Ice on show at Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

July 2 @ 6:00 pm - July 7 @ 6:00 pm

British Antarctic Survey and the University of Cambridge will be at the 2024 Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition, talking all about how we're unlocking the past using ice cores from Antarctica. This annual event is a free, interactive experience for anyone curious about the latest advances in science and technology. With more than 300 scientists…

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NERC Tech Forum 2024

June 10 @ 12:00 pm - June 12 @ 2:00 pm

BAS will be hosting the 2024 edition of the NERC Tech Forum, with the aim of bringing together engineers and others involved in new technology across the NERC centres and broader community. The aim for the event is building community, facilitating Knowledge Transfer through workshops and providing and opportunity for networking outside of our daily colleagues.

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British Antarctic Survey at Lyme Regis Fossil Festival 2024

June 7 - June 9

Join British Antarctic Survey (BAS) scientists at this year's world-famous Lyme Regis Fossil Festival, taking place from Friday 7 June to Sunday 9 June. Come and marvel at remarkable fossils from Antarctica, offering insights into the continent's past as a tropical rainforest teeming with dinosaurs. Visit the BAS team stationed on the seafront and discover…

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Past Events



Cambridge Festival: Expedition Ice

March 16 @ 10:00 am - March 16 @ 4:00 pm

Journey into the future of polar research and operations! As part of 2024's Cambridge Festival, we're inviting you to step inside British Antarctic Survey as we open our office doors in Cambridge on 16 March 2024. Come and discover the fascinating polar research, technology, engineering and operations that will guide our next 10 years of…

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British Antarctic Survey at the National Museum of the Royal Navy

February 13 @ 11:00 am - February 13 @ 3:00 pm

Find out what it takes to carry out vital climate research in some of the toughest conditions in the world. British Antarctic Survey scientists will be bringing both our expertise and our equipment to the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth this February, giving explorers of all ages a taste of what it’s like to…

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Protecting our planet day 2023

November 30, 2023 @ 9:00 am - November 30, 2023 @ 4:30 pm

Join us for Protecting Our Planet Day (POP23), an engaging live-streamed event tailored for schools. The full-day program features live link-up sessions with inspiring experts dedicated to addressing climate change and is brought to you by STEM Learning in collaboration with the European Space Agency and the UK Space Agency.     British Antarctic Survey…

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