The Trust is developing an education and outreach programme, starting with a push into the media and school visits. 

You can find educational material on the following websites:

Discovering Antarctica - A joint educational website between British Antarctic Survey, Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Royal Geographic Society.

Scott Polar Research Institute


For an interesting insight into just how enormous the Antarctic is, the map below compares British Antarctic Survey's operational area with Europe.  Remember this is not the whole of the Antarctic, just a very small section!

 Rothera and London Comparison Size Map