CERN discovers new particles

CERN team announce discovery of two new subatmoic particles.

Facing up to a silent disaster

The spread of dengue fever has received little media attention outside of the developing countries it is quickly ravaging.

MND and me

Roisin McMackin speaks to Prof. Orla Hardiman about her work in MND research.

Live blog: Communicating science through social media

Join us live as we learn the secrets of effectively communicating science to the general public with Dr Kevin Mitchell and Maria Delaney.

Sexism remains an everyday challenge for female science students

Dylan Lynch talks to Mieke Guinan, the Trinity student who coordinated College’s first ever Women in Science Week last week.

Evolution’s solutions to hooking up

The world of student dating and mating is not too far removed from practices in the animal kingdom.

ESA’s Rosetta mission plagued by problems

Anya Aleshko looks at Rosetta’s history and the problems that were encountered along the way.

Scientists to bring invisibility cloak to life

Katarzyna Siewierska examines the latest research behind modern day cloaking devices.

Can science explain vampires and zombies?

Turlough Heffernan looks at some of the most memorable scientific theories surrounding Halloween’s scariest creatures.

How to avoid the freshers’ flu

Sleep, garlic, ginger and alcohol-free nights are all key to avoiding the dreaded freshers’ flu.


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