Monthly Archives: October 2016

Arctic Office Bulletin – October 2016

The October issue of the NERC Arctic Office Bulletin is now available and can be downloaded here: Also available is the latest Arctic Office Briefing note which focuses on the UK Arctic Research Station on Svalbard. For more information about the Station and recent activities, please contact us at

New film launched – The Arctic: A Dynamic Environment

There was fantastic support from UK-based researchers to turn the idea of a short film about the UK and Arctic science into reality. The footage and stills streamed in from all across the country – of field camps, sampling, innovative technology and much more. This compelling four minute film which shows how the range of […]

The United Kingdom and Arctic Science

The UK Arctic and Antarctic Partnership (UKAAP) have today launched a new short document ‘The United Kingdom and Arctic Science’. In launching the document today, Prof. Julian Dowdeswell, the Chair of UKAAP said: “We have a very strong story to tell on the United Kingdom’s involvement at the leading edge of Arctic science. We have […]

UK participation at the Arctic Circle Assembly 7-9 October 2016

The United Kingdom research community will have a strong voice at the Arctic Circle Assembly this year. UK-based representatives will be hosting or speaking in over 15 separate sessions, there will be a special ‘United Kingdom and Arctic Science’ exhibition stand and dedicated sessions on autonomous vehicles and on working inclusively with Arctic communities. Representatives […]