Cathy Brooks: “If I’ve to give blood for the rest of my life, I don’t want my blood to be dumped because there’s too much iron in it. I want my blood used.”

“The first symptom I had was a hot flush. To say peri-menopausal was not on my radar is an understatement” says Cathy Brooks, development manager with(...)

A health worker holds test kits before taking a swab to collect samples for Covid-19 coronavirus from people in Gombak on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur. Photograph: Mohd Rasfan/AFP via Getty Images

Delays in reaching the weekly target of 100,000 coronavirus tests until the third week in May raise doubts about the State’s capacity to lift lockdown(...)

UCD president Andrew Deeks says the year ending September 2018  was the college’s most successful ever for research grants, which were up more than 25 per cent to €122.4 million

UCD has reported an increase in its annual surplus to €35.2 million for the financial year ending in September 2018 – up €3.1 million over the previou(...)

An artist’s impression of the evolutionary garden.  Illustration by garden plan co-designer, Nicola Haines of Tierney Haines Architects

The evolution of plants through geological time has culminated in the diversity of species we see around us today. Across forests, savannahs, deserts (...)