Orla Murphy

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Máire Kane and Hannah Grogan, winners of the 2019 national James Dyson Award, with Medicall Ambulance Service operations director Andrew Lyle.

A new invention, which could reduce the volume of clinical waste in a healthcare emergency by up to 67 per cent, has won the 2019 national James Dyson(...)

Market House, Castleblayney, Co Monaghan. Photograph: Magnaparte

Drive through almost any Irish country town and you will see abandoned shops, empty houses and discover a general air of slow decline. You will also f(...)

It is assumed young people have a natural affinity to tech, but many are digitally naive and far more vulnerable than we think. Photo: iStock

The ease at which today’s tech-savvy students swipe their way through digital devices and social media apps might lead you to believe they know where (...)

Magazine by Eileen Gray / Le Corbusier

This year’s 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, which opens in May, is bound to become known as the “Irish biennale”. Not only is it being curated by Y(...)

Modern society wouldn’t exist without science. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

Science is pervasive. It’s what led to your existence, sustains your life and enables new technologies (including the smartphone you may be reading th(...)

Three-year-old Rocco Ulrich in Fitzgerald’s Park, Cork city. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Compiled by Jennifer O’Connell, Damian Cullen, Sylvia Thompson, Leonie Corcoran, Lorna Siggins, Noel O’Reilly and Malachy Clerkin ANTRIM Carnfu(...)

Liz Fitzgibbon

Remember to Breathe Smock Alley Theatre ****   Maeve is on shifting ground. The aftershocks of the Christchurch earthquake c(...)

The broader impact of the construction industry on society was examined in yesterday’s Construction Studies paper

The broader impact of the construction industry on society was examined in yesterday’s Construction Studies paper, which was taken by 8,377 students.T(...)

Carnivan House, Wexford

Six houses are up for the Irish Architecture Awards this year, as part of a shortlist which reflects the status of Ireland’s society and economy. Thir(...)