Our events

Discover Polar Science - Family Day

16 Mar 2019

Join scientists from the British Antarctic Survey at an event hosted by the Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute for a day of discovery, Saturday 16 March

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Meet your friendly neighbourhood climate scientists

19 Mar 2019

Join your local climate experts Drs Emily Shuckburgh, Heather Ford, Cameron Brick, Ella Gilbert, Ritwika Sengupta, and Dan Jones for a climate change conversation. The event is hosted by British Antarctic Survey part of Cambridge Science Festival ( 11-24 March 2019)

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Polar Ocean: the dead end of plastic debris

19 Mar 2019

Join British Antarctic Survey Pelagic Marine Ecologist, Dr Clara Manno for a talk hosted by the Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute. The event is part of the University of Cambridge Science Festival

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4 Apr 2019

The IET Cambridge Network is hosting their April lecture at British Antarctic Survey's Aurora Innovation Centre. Professor Tim Lenton, Director of the Global Systems Institute, will give a talk focusing on the climate tipping point and whether engineering can provide a solution to help avoid it or ameliorate the worst effects of change.

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Past Events

"Mum, I want to be a scientist"

13 Feb 2019

British Antarctic Survey engineer Parthena Exizidou will be speaking at an event about Women in Science and Engineering at Hughes Hall, Cambridge, on 13th February

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Journeys in STEM Seminar Series

5 Feb 2019

Join us on Tuesday 5th February, 2019 at 10:30 in Aurora Conference Theatre, BAS, Cambridge for the next sessions of ‘Journeys in STEM Seminar’. There will be two short presentations offered by senior leaders from GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals.

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Antarctica Week 2018 - For UK schools

3 Dec 2018 - 7 Dec 2018

Opportunity for UK schools to link up with polar experts during ‘Antarctica Week’, 3 - 7 December 2018. What BAS is offering: An opportunity to talk to a member of BAS staff or the UK Polar research community on weekdays from 3-7 December to celebrate Antarctica Day on 1st December. This year we are excited…

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When aliens attack….Antarctica

29 Nov 2018

Join Jesamine Bartlett - polar ecologist at the University of Birmingham and British Antarctic Survey, in association with the British Ecological Society for a family friendly, talk on invasive species with Q&As.

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IPCC 1.5C Report: Event and Panel discussion

27 Nov 2018

The Cambridge Centre for Climate Science (CCfCS) invites you to a special event on the IPCC 1.5C Report, Tuesday 27 November 2018, 14:00 – 17:00 to be held at the British Antarctic Survey, in our Aurora Conference centre.

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