Tour of the NERC Arctic Research Station
This video, hosted by Henry Burgess, Head of the NERC Arctic Office, shows us a glimpse of the NERC Arctic Station during a very busy season!
Happy 30th Birthday NERC Arctic Research Station
Wishing the Arctic Station a very Happy 30th Birthday, marking three decades since the establishment of the Station in Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard.
Happy 30th Birthday NERC Arctic Research Station from Sir Michael Palin
Sir Michael Palin KCMG CBE FRGS FRSGS wishes the NERC Arctic Research Station a very happy 30th birthday. Michael Palin visited the Station back in 1992 soon after it first opened!
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.
Researchers are playing a crucial part in setting global environmental policies. Here, researchers from Loughborough University discuss this important work.