The Arctic: A Dynamic Environment

A visually compelling film which showcases the global impact and ambition of  The United Kingdom’s Arctic science community. Demonstrating how great ideas, combined with world-class infrastructure and new international partnerships, reveal a dynamic future for the UK in this fragile, and vitally important, part of the world.

Dr Kevin Newsham talks about a changing Arctic:

Dr Kevin Newsham, a Soil and plant ecologist working at the British Antarctic Survey talks about his research on the response of soil microbes to warming in the Arctic. He studies these microbes using open top chambers in Ny-Alesund, Svalbard,  an area experiencing unprecedented change.

Arctic research a vital source for environmental policy makers:


Researchers are playing a crucial part in setting global environmental policies. Here, researchers from Loughborough University discuss this important work.