Before it all started to go horribly wrong in Vault 774

(...) living quarters, they start to drop cheesy chat up lines, and within minutes, the woman emerges heavily(...)

(...) other places (poorer countries) to experience healthy growth. This is probably essential as we cannot(...)

James Salter at home in Bridgehampton, New York, in 1999: “Life passes into pages if it passes into anything.” Photograph: Chester Higgins Jr/The New York Times

(...) wrote in Burning Days. It was “a great voyage,” he wrote, “the voyage, probably, of my life.” Living in(...)

 People taking part in a celebration of International Day of Yoga , at St Anne’s Park, Clontarf, Co Dublin. The event was organised by The Embassy of India and Yoga institutes, with a demonstration by trained yoga teachers. Photograph: Eric Luke 1:11

Yoga enthusiasts practised their poses in St Anne’s Park, Clontarf, this afternoon to mark the International Yoga Day. About 400 people gathered for (...)

Dara Whelan: ‘I bear a close physical resemblance to my father - so much so that I’ve even been mistaken for him from a distance, on the phone, and unfortunately, dancing.’

(...) gratitude. I know I have missed spending time with him by living away from Ireland for so long, but if I had(...)

In its latest version, Amin Rigi’s robotic lifeguard can convert itself into a hovercraft and bring a potential victim back to the shore.

(...) comparison, dolphins can reach a healthy 64km/h. The top speed of Michael Phelps, the record-breaking Olympic(...)

‘As a bereaved parent, my thoughts were first for these young people’s mums and dads, brothers and sisters as they start their tough journey through the intense grief and loss. Our thoughts are still with them.’ Above, one of  many messages and bouquets of flowers left near the scene of the fourth-floor balcony collapse  in Berkeley, California. EPA/PETER DASILVA

(...) children bury their elderly parents who have lived a long and healthy life. The sudden tragic deaths of(...)

‘Greece is more right than its critics. One doesn’t have to agree with the politics of the far-left in Greece to vindicate the integrity of the economic case they bring to the table.’ Above,  Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras walks in front of European flags after he participated in a bilateral meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the sidelines of the EU meetings in Brussels on  June 11th, 2015. Photograph: AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert

(...): dependence is never healthy. Continued membership means continued dependence. Given the pressures being(...)

Brendan Howlin: ‘Michael Noonan and I share two core goals and we intend to make good on both. We were elected to fix the economy and the public finances. We are well on the way to doing so.’   Photograph: Aidan Crawley

(...) already ambitious targets and do little to raise living standards. This is to ignore that our prospects(...)

Face-off: Galway captain Gary O’Donnell and Mayo captain Andy Moran will be hoping the Connacht title will lead to Croke Park glory. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) top level. Galway, in contrast, have not been punching their weight at senior level despite healthy(...)