British Antarctic Survey (BAS) is an institute of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), which delivers and enables world-leading interdisciplinary research in the Polar Regions.
Its skilled science and support staff based in Cambridge, Antarctica and the Arctic, work together to deliver research that uses the Polar Regions to advance our understanding of Earth as a sustainable planet. Through its extensive logistic capability and know-how BAS facilitates access for the British and international science community to the UK polar research operation. Numerous national and international collaborations, combined with an excellent infrastructure help sustain a world-leading position for the UK in Antarctic affairs. NERC is part of UK Research and Innovation – www.ukri.org
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