Margot Moore, a first-year student from Loreto Foxrock, at the launch of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS. Photograph: Eric Luke

Students from every corner of the island of Ireland are busy applying the finishing touches to scientific research projects that will feature at the 2(...)

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(...)

Olivia Buckley from John The Baptist Community School in Limerick investigated whether yoghurt is good for foals. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

A foal that has a taste for yogurt and flood control using a modified nappy are just two of the 550 research projects to be presented at the forthcomi(...)