Dr Jessamyn Fairfield, an organiser of Bright Club Dublin and improv performer

Science is a serious endeavour, but there’s room for joking around too. The rib-tickling aspects of research are encouraged at Bright Club Dublin, (...)

Killiney, Co Dublin, this week. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

While New England in the US is lauded annually for its autumn colour, bright weather and low winds in Ireland this year have combined to produce one o(...)

The gardens are theolder of the two institutions, having opened in 1795. The cemetery was established in 1832.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Glasnevin Cemetery and the National Botanic Gardens in north Dublin have been linked for the first time with the construction of a pedestrian walkway.(...)