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Antarctica Comes to Natural History Museum in Tring

23 Mar 2016 - 10 Jul 2016

The Natural History Museum at Tring’s new family exhibition 'Antarctica' is now open! In collaboration with British Antarctic Survey, the new exhibition is based on Ice Station Antarctica that was housed at the Natural History Museum in London in 2007. 'Antarctica' will have new updates on the exciting sub-zero science that’s been happening in Antarctica in recent years.

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Cheltenham Science Festival: The Ocean Debate

7 Jun 2016

Physicist and oceanographer Helen Czerski challenges her band of ocean experts to save their research from being jettisoned to save our sinking ship. Biogeochemist Dan Jones, oceanographer Stephanie Henson, marine biologist Nick Higgs and paleoclimatologist David Thornalley discuss their time at sea and why their work matters as they try to defend their favourite piece of scientific equipment from being thrown overboard.

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Cheltenham Science Festival: The Arctic’s Changing Landscape

12 Jun 2016

The Arctic is hotting up: experts say that within decades the Arctic Ocean will be largely ice-free during summer months. This could open up new shipping lanes and untapped oil reserves and cause environmentalists to clash with economists. So what does the future hold? Helen Czerski tests the waters with sea ice physicist Jeremy Wilkinson, Arctic plant ecologist Robert Baxter and geopolitics expert Klaus Dodds.

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UK Antarctic Science Conference 2016

5 Jul 2016 - 7 Jul 2016

University of East Anglia 5 July 2016 – 7 July 2016 Last Booking Date for this Event 17 June 2016 UEA welcomes everyone working on Antarctic or Southern Ocean science, including techniques such as in situ measurements, numerical models, laboratory experiments or remote sensing. Abstracts from all science disciplines, including cryosphere, earth, atmosphere, marine, climate and life sciences are welcome. Special…

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