Luke McGuinness ponders the slow uptake of technological innovations by College’s societies and offers some ideas for next September’s Freshers’ Week.
The power of negative results: how the pharmaceutical industry’s failure to report findings is costing lives
David McCormack explores the devastating consequences of not reporting clinical trial findings and asks what can be done about it.
Patrick Hull shares his take on the controversial oil sands of Alberta – a matter close to the heart of singer-songwriter Neil Young.
Luke McGuiness talks to the students behind the new campaign for Irish membership of Cern.
Deputy Science Editor, Conor O’Donovan rounds up this week’s science stories.
Sive Finlay guides us through the eclectic mix of ideas, inventions and events that is the Science Gallery’s latest exhibition: Fail Better.
Conor O’Donovan explores the overuse of cost- and time-saving practices in the testing of medicinal drugs. They are a danger to patient safety, and a grave threat to public health and confidence in the healthcare system.
Dylan Lynch introduces us to the process of peer review in science, highlighting some of its past failures and questioning its future form.
Deputy Science Editor, Conor O’Donovan rounds up this week’s science news.
Emma Julia Leacy explores some of the technological innovations shaping modern medicine – and easing the stress for patients.