2014: the year we woke up to climate change

As the race against climate change intensifies worldwide, will science’s efforts be enough?

Electroconvulsive therapy: Attitudes insidiously perpetuate mental health stigma

Brendan Browne makes the case for electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) as a treatment for severe depression.

Dealing with obsessive-compulsive disorder

Trinity’s OCD support group gives advice to students dealing with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Prof. Nicola Marples, teaching hero

Luke McGuinness speaks to Prof. Nicola Marples of the Department of Zoology about her experience as a lecturer.

Ebola: what you need to know

What is Ebola, and should we be worried about it coming to Ireland? Dylan Lynch answers your questions.

Let them eat insects

How long will it be until we can order a Bug Mac?

Ello fever: the new Facebook?

Ello, an “ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers”, is being touted as the new Facebook. Naoise Dolan cuts through the hype.

Discover Research at Trinity

An evening of free, fun events comes to Trinity, hoping to bridge the gap between researchers in all fields and the general public.

Chemistry of a first year’s body

Dylan Lynch explains the science of adrenaline and hangovers

Discover science on Culture Night

Luke McGuinness reviews more science-focused institutions open late on Culture Night


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