Claire O Connell
Hacking the brain’s ‘software’ for better health and confidence
- April 29, 2021, 06:00
Your research explores how our brain, mind and behaviour are linked. What drives your interest in that? The early 20th century was the era of physics(...)
‘Statistics brings together maths and storytelling’
- April 13, 2021, 14:38
Congratulations, you recently became one of the first women in Ireland to be a full professor in statistics Thank you. My friend and colleague Prof No(...)
‘Is Muidne ESA’: An Irish launch mission for the European Space Agency
- April 8, 2021, 01:00
A new, Irish-language brochure about European Space Agency (Gníomhaireacht Spáis na hEorpa) activities is helping to make Ireland’s involvement with s(...)
Measuring how plastic packaging disrupts our hormones
- March 11, 2021, 01:58
You work on endocrine disruptors – what are they? Endocrine disruptors are chemicals that can mimic our hormones and disrupt our hormone system. Some(...)
Could comedy offer a way to communicate science more effectively?
- February 25, 2021, 06:00
Sometimes when things are tough, you just have to laugh. But could comedy also offer a way of communicating science more effectively? How has Covid-19(...)
Do you have 10 minutes to breathe for Covid-19 research?
- January 20, 2021, 09:51
Taking part in a new research project on Covid-19 could be as simple as breathing next to your phone for a few minutes. The project, led by a team at (...)
Inside Business with Ciaran Hancock - G7 tax deal: what was agreed and what does it mean for Ireland?