Events

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19
Sep 2019
Exhibition Free Event Special Event Wellington

Antarctica Uncovered Exhibition: Closing and Auction Night

The New Zealand Antarctic Society – Wellington Branch, presents the closing an auction night of “Antarctica Uncovered”: an exhibition of personal photographs with a focus on how people interact with each other and the environment in Antarctica.

18
Sep 2019
Canterbury Talk

Choosing the Future of Antarctica

Bird Hall, Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave, Christchurch

Tim Naish is Professor in Earth Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington, and was Lead Author on the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report.

In this national lecture series, Professor Naish will present two narratives on the future of Antarctica, looking forward 50 and 300 years: the first, in which greenhouse gas emissions remain unchecked; the other involving ambitious action to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

19
Sep 2019
Auckland Talk

Choosing the Future of Antarctica

Old Government House, University of Auckland, Princes St, Auckland city

Tim Naish is Professor in Earth Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington, and was Lead Author on the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report.

In this national lecture series, Professor Naish will present two narratives on the future of Antarctica, looking forward 50 and 300 years: the first, in which greenhouse gas emissions remain unchecked; the other involving ambitious action to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

05
Oct 2019
Book Launch Canterbury

Christchurch Book Launch: ‘Fifteen Million Years in…

Scorpio Books, BNZ Centre, 120 Hereford St, Christchurch

‘Fifteen Million Years in Antarctica’ by Rebecca Priestley, offers a deeply personal tour of a place in which a person can feel like an outsider in more ways than one.

With generosity and candour, Priestley reflects on what Antarctica can tell us about Earth’s future and asks: do people even belong in this fragile, otherworldly place? p/b, $40.

 

 

19
Oct 2019
Dunedin Talk

Choosing the Future of Antarctica

Otago Museum, 419 Great King St, Dunedin 

Tim Naish is Professor in Earth Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington, and was Lead Author on the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report.

In this national lecture series, Professor Naish will present two narratives on the future of Antarctica, looking forward 50 and 300 years: the first, in which greenhouse gas emissions remain unchecked; the other involving ambitious action to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

17
Oct 2019
Talk Wellington

Choosing the Future of Antarctica

LT 1, Te Toki a Rata Building, Victoria University of Wellington, Kelburn Campus, Wellington

Tim Naish is Professor in Earth Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington, and was Lead Author on the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report.

In this national lecture series, Professor Naish will present two narratives on the future of Antarctica, looking forward 50 and 300 years: the first, in which greenhouse gas emissions remain unchecked; the other involving ambitious action to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

18
Oct 2019
Talk Wanaka

Choosing the Future of Antarctica

Wanaka Presbyterian Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka

Hosted by the Wanaka Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand

Tim Naish is Professor in Earth Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington, and was Lead Author on the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report.

In this national lecture series, Professor Naish will present two narratives on the future of Antarctica, looking forward 50 and 300 years: the first, in which greenhouse gas emissions remain unchecked; the other involving ambitious action to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

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