Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 Festival in Birmingham. You can search the events programme using the calendar, via the events map, by category, audience or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below
Lecture Theatre 117, Physics West Building, University of Birmingham
Discover what it's like to undertake field research on the most remote and inhospitable continent on Earth and find out how the rapid changes taking place here have the potential to affect the entire planet.
Lecture Theatre WG5, Aston Webb Building, University of Birmingham
You will be taken on a journey starting in India, across Africa and back to the UK and see just how droughts and floods affect peoples lives. You will find out how the threat of future environmental change is leading to a rush for groundwater.