Big Earth Quiz

Have you got what it takes to beat the researchers? Join the Big Family Quiz and find out as you pit your wits against researchers from the University of Plymouth.

Hosted online, take part in a family-friendly, fun and competitive quiz and dive into the wonders of our planet and learn how we can better care for it. From Arctic glaciers to the deep sea, test your knowledge with head-scratching rounds on geology, geography, biology, engineering, marine science and more.


Join Professor John Spicer for question rounds that will give you a peek into the global research our researchers and scientists carry out that uncovers how our world works, the challenges it faces, and the solutions being created for a more sustainable future.



This event is free to attend and will take place online over Zoom. It is informal and open to all; no prior knowledge needed! Please book in advance and a joining link will be emailed to you before the event.



Your host: Professor John Spicer, Marine Zoologist

John’s research focuses on the innermost workings of marine organisms, in a quest to understand how they work and evolve in the wild and how they adapt to climate change.

An eminent scientist renowned for his expertise in ocean acidification and hypoxia, John has contributed a substantial wealth of knowledge to the field over three decades, resulting in over 180 research papers, multiple academic books, writing for popular culture, and advising national and international policymakers.


Event Details

Online Event

Date: 30/09/2022
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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