Simon Meehan with  his science teacher Karina Lyne after he was awarded top prize at the 2018 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition. Photograph: Chris Bellew /Fennell Photography

The organisers of the 2018 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition have strongly defended research conducted by this year’s winner and rejected(...)

Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow: ‘The trouble is Trump has captured the whole concept of fake news and is adding to it’. File photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Channel 4 broadcaster Jon Snow has said he cannot recall a more challenging time for journalism than now due to being in “the accordion of agony which(...)

Clodagh Clarke and Abbie Cassidy, students from Ringsend College in Dublin,  at the BT Young Scientist of the Year exhibition at the RDS on Tuesday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The critical role the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition plays in helping to generate Irish talent in science, technology, engineering and m(...)

The 52nd BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition in the RDS. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The winners in the chemcial, physical and mathmatical sciences category of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition have been announced. Th(...)

The 52nd BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The winners of the social and behavioural sciences category at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS have been announced. Jun(...)