Previous Online Events


ZSL’s Science and Conservation Events have moved online for the 2020-2021 progamme. Recordings of these live events and other information including Abstracts and links to relevant blog posts can be accessed via the event pages below.

To see when our next live event is being held, please go to our ‘What’s on’ page:

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Lygodactylus williamsi

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Plastic bottles on the beach in Cameroon © ZSL

With growing complex and systemic challenges facing the ocean, there is an...

Malaria in penguin liver smear © Simon Spiro, ZSL

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Close up image of a black and orange striped Sumatran tiger at London Zoo

Online Science and Conservation Event

Birdwatchers taking part in Citizen Science © David Tipling, British Trust for Ornithology

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In the foreground, two albatross greet one another, with the colony of birds behind them.

Offshore islands are some of the most important sites on the planet for...

Bengal tiger camera trapped in Nepal

Join us as we head into the field (virtually speaking!)

Sihek Guam Kingfisher © John Ewen, ZSL

9 March 2021, 18:00 - 19:30

Species facing imminent extirpation from...

The research vessel Paamiut navigates through icebergs in Disko Bay, west Greenland

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© Rebecca Spindler (left) and Mary Hagedorn (right)

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A large black and white ship (the G.O. Sars) sails through the water.

Wacth a recording of our live-stream from the sea floor in Greenland,...

Seagrass meadow © Benjamin Jones, Stockholm University

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CSI of the Sea

A live-streamed porpoise necropsy

Derby Eland taken by drone in Senegal © Meyer Etienne de Kock

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The CSIP team performing a necropsy on a porpoise

Watch a dolphin post-mortem filmed behind-the-scenes at ZSL on the 12 March...

Sperm whale in Northumberland taken by drone © Rob Deaville

11 January 2022, 18:00 - 19:30

For centuries, cetaceans (whales,...

ZSL Soapbox Science

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Sulawesi macaque © ZSL

8 February 2022, 18:00 - 19:30

The idea of humans having individual...

© Mhairi McCready

11 May 2021, 18:00 - 19:30

Experts discuss female...

Rhinoderma darwinii © Claudio Soto-Azat

8 March 2022, 18:00 - 19:30

The International Union for Conservation...

'Free Roaming Animals' sign at Knepp Estate, West Sussex © Henrike Schulte to Buhne

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Gharial and hatchlings © Phoebe Griffith

12 April 2022, 17:00 - 18:30 (BST)

Gharial are fascinating animals....

Satellite image of protected forest in the Amazon adjacent to converted agricultural land © Planet Labs

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Students carrying out field anaesthesia © Alexandra Thomas, ZSL

10 May 2022, 18:00 - 19:30 (BST)

What image comes to mind when you...