John Dee

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A graphic illustration showing the loxodromic and great circle routes from New York to Beijing

If you fly 14,500km due westward from New York you will come to Beijing. The two cities are on the 40th parallel of latitude. However, by flying a gre(...)

John Dee, a fabrication technician from Listowel, Co Kerry. He secured a job after completing a post-Leaving Cert course earlier this year.

During his summer holidays from school, 14-year-old John Dee went working on farms in the Listowel area. “I never returned to school – I had no inte(...)