More than  60,000 people  attended the Tullamore Show. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

With record-breaking crowds, occasional sunshine and no rain, the Tullamore Show was marred only by the “shameful” absence of any Government Ministers(...)

National University of Ireland, Galway microbiologist Prof Martin Cormican. Photograph: NUIG

Sunblock has many benefits, but its “nanomaterial” content may not necessarily be that harmless. Society is increasingly using “nanomaterials” or ti(...)