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An aerial view of Bill Gates’s estate on Lake Washington  in Seattle, US. Photograph: Dan Callister/Newsmakers

As experts in philanthropy, finance, technology and global health scramble to predict what the divorce of Melinda and Bill Gates could mean for their (...)

An artist’s impression of the ultra-hot Jupiter exoplanet, WASP-33b.  The hydroxyl radical – known as OH – was found on the dayside of the planet.

An international team led by astronomers at Queen’s University Belfast has detected a new “chemical signature” in the atmosphere of a planet that orbi(...)

Ciara O’Meara with her fiancé Dave. Ciara devotes much of her time in raising awareness and educating people about MS

“As far as I was concerned it was an unwanted passenger in the car, nothing I could do to get rid of the company; just acknowledge it was there and co(...)

 Jason O’Mara:  “When things go well all the other disappointments, setbacks and losses fade away. So we learn from the losses and celebrate the wins. That’s when it’s not just a sport it’s a lesson for life.” Photograph: Mchael Tullberg/Getty Images

My introduction to rugby came as a child through my father. He brought me to several matches including a Leinster Schools Cup final involving Clongowe(...)

Australia’s prime minister Scott Morrison. Photograph: Steven Saphore/AFP via Getty

Just two months ago the Australian Liberal-led government was riding high in the polls and word was there would be an early election in October. Afte(...)

 Leona Maguire in action in Hawaii where she earned a career-best payday of $125,834. “I changed my irons, which have helped a huge amount, given myself a lot more chances and I’ve picked up extra yardage . . . . it’s all coming together quite nicely.” Photograph:   Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Leona Maguire’s box-ticking exercise has taken on increased significance, after her joint runner-up finish to Lydia Ko – the two-time Major champion a(...)

Since 1997, Jeep has sold more than two million Cherokee-badged cars in the US market, and so will be doubtless reluctant to change one of its most recognisable nameplates. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Jeep has found itself in hot water over its use of the Cherokee name for two of its big-selling models. While Jeep is only a niche player in Ireland,(...)

Tommy Byrne: “Young musicians who want to pursue their career in music, it is possible. You can get a green card.  If you put a band together, work on your sound, promote yourself and tour – you can make a few bob and have the most amazing experience.”

“Living the dream” is how musician Tommy Byrne describes his life in Florida. Touring America with his multi-instrument playing sons wasn’t on the car(...)

Keanue Reeves with Patrick Swayze in 1991 film Point Break. Photograph: Richard Foreman/Getty

There are few more interesting Hollywood careers than that of the late Patrick Swayze, the dirty-blond heart-throb whose chiselled face was more or le(...)

The letter, which has a baby photograph attached, recounts her physical appearance and details of her health. “A very nice baby with beautiful fair sk(...)

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