British Association for the Advancement of Science

Help the BA to raise the profile of science - 20% off BA membership.

The BA works on behalf of scientists, from all disciplines, to raise the profile of science and make science more accessible to people of all ages. This is your opportunity, as a member of the Royal Astronomical Society, to support the work of the BA and receive the benefits of BA membership at a discount!

The BA runs high profile events throughout the year, including the BA Festival of Science and National Science Week - achieving extensive media coverage for science. From hands-on science days for children to debates in bars for adults, the BA continually searches for innovative ways to involve people in science. The BA also publishes the magazine, Science & Public Affairs, which tackles the issues that are important to the scientific community and the wider public.

Many scientists already support the work of the BA; we do hope that you will consider lending your support. In return you will receive informative publications, including Science & Public Affairs and discounts at BA events.

To take advantage of this offer please 'phone 0870 241 0664 or email

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