The SPACESTORM project will engage with stakeholders and the general public using a range of events and materials.

Public Engagement

Into Space: EU Space Research

BAS IceSheet Jan/Feb 2014


November 2015

SPACECAST in H2020 – The story of SPACECAST, the FP7 funded project that preceeded SPACESTORM, has been published on the EU’s Horizon 2020 website.  A link to the article can be found here.

May 2015

Featured Paper on the AGU journal Space Weather website – One of the project’s papers on the extreme value analysis of the relativistic electron fluxes in geosynchronous orbit based on GOES data (link below), published last year, is currently being highlighted on the AGU journal Space Weather website under “Featured in Space Weather”. A link to the site can be found here.



March 2016

BBC Radio 4 documentary ‘Back to the Ice‘ about Peter Gibbs trip to Halley. It includes an interview with BAS staff including Richard Horne, Coordinator of SPACESTORM, presenting findings from the project.A link to the radio programme can be found here.

May 2016

BBC Horizon Documentary, ‘Ice station Antarctica’.  Broadcast on BBC 2 on 4th May 2016.Includes an interview with Richard Horne on space weather, where he presented some of the science from SPACESTORM. A link to the television documentary can be found here.