Healthy heritage: Derek Whelan and Peter Clarke, who will lead walks along the Grand and Royal Canals in Dublin for National Heritage Week. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Learn about Ireland’s first woman botanist, spot whales and dolphins around the coast, discover the history of the Royal and Grand Canals, explore the(...)

The Wangi-wangi white-eye (left) and the Wakatobi white-eye (right) are very different species. Photograph: Nicola Marples and David Kelly

Two new bird species have been discovered by zoologists from Trinity College Dublin while on research trips to the Indonesian islands. The Wakatobi w(...)