Taoiseach Enda Kenny addresses the Global Irish Economic Forum at Dublin Castle.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Things have changed radically in the employment sector since the recession forced thousands of Ireland’s brightest to move abroad in search of work. M(...)

BT Young Scientists of the Year 2013 winners Emer Hickey, Sophie Healy-Thow and Ciara Judge at the official opening of the Eureka Centre. Photograph: John Sheehan
Eureka moment
  • Science
  • September 19, 2013, 01:00

Forensics, physics and strawberry DNA are among the scientific delights engaging primary- and secondary-school students at a new centre for inquiry-ba(...)