Agnes Clerke

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Jocelyn Bell Burnell is popularly known for being denied a share in the 1974 Nobel Prize for physics: ‘I have had so many prizes … that actually I think I have had far more fun than if I’d got a Nobel Prize, which is a bit flash-in-the-pan.’

While gender imbalance continues in astronomy and astrophysics, some remarkable Irishwomen have strategically navigated the male-dominated scientific (...)

Brigid of Kildare: a fearless negotiator who secured women’s property rights, and freed trafficked women

History is filled with stories of great deeds, the exploits of rebels, patriots and politicians, writers and artists, scientists and innovators. They (...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Ann O’Dea, CEO, Silicon Republic at Inspirefest held in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Dublin.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny today described how he is a “big believer” in the potential of gaming to “up our own game” in science and technology education. (...)