Patrick Chan

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A judge has described as extraordinary the fact that almost two thirds of a Co Cork town’s raw sewage is still being pumped directly into a harbour. Image: iStock.

A judge has described as extraordinary the fact that almost two thirds of a Co Cork town’s raw sewage is still being pumped directly into the local ha(...)

Patrick Chan of Canada falls after a triple axel during the men’s single free skating event at the Gangneung Ice Arena, South Korea, on Monday. Photograph: How Hwee Young/EPA

Figure skaters, like Broadway actors, are accustomed to giving matinee and evening performances. Breakfast performances, not so much. But, to accommo(...)

Fiona Crouch of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, speaking during a survey as part of the launch of Shore Thing Ireland at Spiddal, Co Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Synthetic clothing, skin exfoliants and toothpaste may not sound too toxic, but to a lugworm or filter-feeding mussel they are lethal poison. (...)