Peter Thomson

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Peter Thomson, UN Special Envoy for the Ocean with David Donoghue at the IIEA in Dublin on Monday before speaking about the global challenges posed by climate change and its impact on the ocean and small island nations. Photograph: Tom Honan for The Irish Times.

Much-hyped geoengineering solutions to counter global warming, using technology in a deliberate and large-scale intervention in the Earth’s climate sy(...)

Peter Thomson  tees off on the 18th during the Champion Golfers’ Challenge ahead of the 144th British Open  at The Old Course in St Andrews in 2015. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Australia’s five-time British Open winner Peter Thomson has died aged 88. The first Australian to win the major died at his home in Melbourne at 9am (...)

 Pádraig Harrington  plays a shot from the rough on the sixth hole  at Royal Birkdale. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Johnny Miller tells a story about playing the last two rounds of the British Open at Royal Birkdale in 1976. The man who would sign his winner’s card (...)

Roof with a view: Andrew Johnston hits a shot from the 16th tee which is on top of a villa during a practice round at the Turkish Open. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

There’s bulletproof glass in the villas around the golf course here at Regnum Carya, the plush golf resort which is playing host to the Turkish Airli(...)

Australia’s Jason Day reacts after missing a birdie putt on the 11th green on his way to winning the World Cup of Golf at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne yesterday.

Australia’s Jason Day rode an emotional wave of crowd support to shoot a final round 70 and win the World Cup of Golf yesterday by two strokes at Roya(...)