Derek Greene

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Dan Bradley, professor of population genetics at Trinity College Dublin, is to evaluate ancient genetic characteristics of farm animals to help write new chapters on ancient human history.

Four Irish researchers are to benefit from a total of €10 million in grants to study the ancient genetic make-up of farm animals, complete a data anal(...)

Mark Little, vice-president of media for Europe and Africa with Twitter, referenced the election of Barack Obama as president of the United States, and said he had ‘bypassed all the traditional structures’.

Social media did not have a significant impact on the outcome of the general election, but a “revolutionary shift” is underway in journalism and polit(...)

Photograph: Reuters/Dado Ruvic

Social media in Election 2016 was more important than ever before – more that 70 per cent of candidates had a Twitter account, up from 57 per cent du(...)