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Published: Mar 28, 2019 1 min read

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Arctic Live

AXA XL Arctic Live is a unique education event linking students with scientists exploring the frozen north from 1-8 May, 2019.

Students around the world will be able to the join the Arctic Live research team who are investigating marine plastics and ocean acidification. This is a unique opportunity for teachers to complement the Polar Explorer programme for students across all key stages. The science team from the University of Exeter and Plymouth Marine Laboratory will be based at the NERC Arctic Research Station in the northernmost permanent community in the world, Ny Alesund, on the Svalbard archipelago.

Schools can sign up for a range of live broadcasts, ranging from interviews with experts to live investigations and Arctic Q&A sessions.

Each broadcast has a host of supporting resources from activities and lesson plans to galleries and virtual reality content on encounteredu.com. Classes that book first will be given priority with their submitted questions, so don’t miss out and book your sessions today.

For more information, contact: info@encounteredu.com