Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan said the Higher Education Authority report on student accommodation would not be published until the first week in September. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A report examining the student accommodation crisis will not be published until early next month, Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan has said am(...)

Scriba: inventor David Craig claims that, because of its squeeze motion, it will completely change the way people interact with tablets

The Apple iPad may have been designed so you don’t need a stylus to operate it, but for those who use a tablet for more than just browsing websites or(...)

Prof Neil Rowan: “Pulsed light constitutes a next generation approach to ultraviolet light disinfection.”

Researchers in Athlone and Galway are shining a bit of light on contaminated water supplies in the hope of ending the need for “boil water” notices. (...)

President Michael D Higgins and Chinese president Xi Jinping (right, back) look on as Prof Mark Ferguson of Science Foundation Ireland and Prof Yang Wei of the Natural Science Foundation of China exchange documents during a signing ceremony in Beijing’s Great Hall of the People last week. Photograph: Greg Baker/EPA

I was privileged to attend an event in Shanghai this week hosted by the Consul General of Ireland, Austin Gormley. The reception formed part of Presid(...)

Asafa Powell of Jamaica will compete in the flesh next February after the Athlone Institute of Technology. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Irish athletics fans will get to see former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell compete in the flesh next February after the Athlone Institute(...)

Women are underrepresented in senior academic posts in Ireland’s universities, institutes of technology and colleges, statistics released by the Higher Education Authority show. Photograph: Getty Images.

Women are under-represented in senior academic posts in Ireland’s universities, institutes of technology and colleges, statistics released by the High(...)

Minister for  Health  Leo Varadkar announcing  funding of  €13.5 million  for research into cancer, antobiotics and other vital treatments, at the HRB Health Research Awards which took place at the Royal College of Physicians.  Photograph:  Colm Mahady/Fennells

The use of “medicinal mushrooms” to combat pneumonia and a device to improve inhaler use among asthma sufferers are among the 36 projects that have w(...)

RTÉ has initiated a new online news service in Irish as part of a restructuring of news delivered as Gaeilge. Photograph: Raidió na Gaeltachta/RTÉ

RTÉ is initiating an online news service in Irish today as part of a restructuring of news delivered as Gaeilge.The State broadcaster has announced th(...)

From left: Dr Eoin Syron, technical director, Wayne Byrne, managing director and Prof Eoin Casey, OxyMem chairman

A UCD spin-out founded just last year is in line for a hat-trick of major innovation and industry awards in 2014 alone. Oxymem began this remarkable r(...)

 Gardaí at the scene where a body of Adrian Folan was found  at a quarry just a few hundred meters from the Cliffs of Moher.  Photograph:  Noel Gavin/Press 22

Gardaí in Galway are still questioning a man today in relation to the discovery of a the body of a 41-year-old man in Co Clare yesterday.The body has(...)

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