Our events

Antarctica Week 2019 - For UK schools

December 2 @ 10:00 am - December 6 @ 12:00 pm

Calling all teachers! There is an amazing opportunity for your school (if you're in the UK) to link up with polar experts during ‘Antarctica Week’, 2-6 December 2019. What British Antarctic Survey is offering: An opportunity to talk to a member of BAS staff or the UK Polar research community on weekdays from 2-6 December…

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Past Events


Sounds of Space

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - October 25 @ 8:00 pm

Join British Antarctic Survey space weather scientist Nigel Meredith, artist-engineer Diana Scarborough and dancers Becky Byers and Felix Denton on a science-inspired journey of off-world sounds at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas

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Waste Management and Recycling

June 24 @ 4:00 pm - June 24 @ 7:00 pm

Waste management is a challenge that we can definitively no longer ignore. Join us to see how waste management and recovery can become an integrated part of our economy. Discover some of today’s solutions to Reuse, Recycle or Reduce and how those can be adopted as best practices by all.

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Professor David Walton - an extraordinary life

May 24 @ 2:00 pm - May 24 @ 3:30 pm

A celebration of an extraordinary life Professor David Walton's family invites friends and colleagues to join in a celebration of his extraordinary life on Friday 24 May 2019 at British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge.  Please note that the capacity of the venue is 120 people.  To secure your place please register by 15 May 2019. 25…

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