Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter and fin-tech firm Square, went off the grid last year for a spell of meditation and digital detox. Photograph: Reuters

Millennials are desperate to disconnect but find it almost impossible due to FOMO (fear of missing out) and nomophobia, or the fear of being separated(...)

Movement Strategies is a world-leading consultancy in London that analyses the movements of people.  Photograph: Getty Images

Aoife Hunt readily admits that part of being “a maths nerd” is doing past Leaving Cert maths exams. The UK-based mathematician and data scientist neve(...)

The Lexicon library and cultural centre in Dún Laoghaire by Carr Cotter Naessens Architects. Photograph: Eric Luke

Merrion Cricket Club and a school in Inchicore are on the 40-strong shortlist for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van de(...)

Morgan O’Driscoll: “When I was 15, we went to the Louvre, an experience I found mindblowing. I was totally overwhelmed, not just by the beauty, but the power of the things that we saw.”

Morgan O’Driscoll Auctioneers was founded in 1994 and holds regular salesroom and online auctions of art, antiques and collectibles at the salesroom (...)

Tánaiste Joan Burton: “You cannot solve big issues with small politics. And inequality is one of those issues – if not the issue.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Tackling inequality is the most important issue facing Government, according to Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton. Referring to(...)

 The dlr LexIcon library in Dún Laoghaire has divided opinion in the borough with some criticising it as overbearing and inappropriate. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The controversial new library at Dún Laoghaire and the restoration of St Mel’s Cathedral are among the projects shortlisted for this year’s Irish Arch(...)

National Centre for Contemporary Art: the   design  comprises a series of stacked gallery spaces

Dublin-based Heneghan Peng Architects have won an international competition to build Moscow’s “super museum” — the new National Centre for Contemporar(...)

A van believed to carrying Michael Adebowale leaves Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London following his appearance yesterday when he was accused of murdering Lee Rigby. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Michael Adebowale and Michael Adebolajo, the two men arrested in Woolwich following the brutal killing of Drummer Lee Rigby, both attended the Univ(...)