Science Foundation Ireland conducted a survey among young people to see what they thought about Stem and found that the student’s primary concern when choosing their college course was “fitting in” with others, not the subject material.

It’s make your mind up time. Up and down the country sixth-year students – and their parents – are scanning subject options for continued study in our(...)

Modern science centres are a huge draw for tourists but also for schools and family outings. File photograph: Getty Images

The development of a state-of-the-art science centre for Dublin has been nearly 30 years in the making. Despite no end of good will and positive senti(...)