Overall BT Young Scientist & Technologist of the Year 2017 Shane Curran from Terenure College. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The following projects at the 2016 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition have been described as highly commended. Biological and Ecological J(...)

A project by Roscommon students has found that the  majority of women are not in favour of scruff. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Do men grow beards because they are stylish or because they are too lazy to shave? Which ever option is true for you, be aware that your hirsute choic(...)