Irish Times fashion shoot with Love Hate actors Aoibhinn McGinnity and Aaron Heffernan at the former John Players factory off the South Circular Road in Dublin.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Industrial and commercial buildings can look cold, sterile and not something you would associate with the perceived glamour of film and TV.There are, (...)

Late last year, more than 2,200 people gathered in the Convention Centre in Dublin for the national launch of the Horizon 2020 programme, which will i(...)

The European Parliament in Strasbourg ratified the Horizon 2020 programme on November 20th. The EU member states will now sign off at ministerial leve(...)

On December 10th, the Horizon 2020 programme will be launched in Ireland, and Europe-wide the following day. This European programme will make more th(...)

In 2002 the Roberts Set for Success review addressed the supply of science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills throughout the education sy(...)

There is real value in participating as an “expert” for the European Commission. For emerging researchers, it gives direct experience of the peer review process, offering them a greater understanding of how proposals are funded, and helps them when preparing their own proposals. Photograph: Darren Hauck/ Getty Images.

At this time of year the flights from Dublin to Brussels hold many researchers and academics on their way to participate in evaluation panels for Fram(...)