Measuring up: With experimentation at the heart of all research, it is rare that the producer knows exactly how a project will turn out

While the modern world of commercially driven research might lead you to believe that most innovators and inventors know exactly what they’re doing, t(...)

It’s a diagnosis you can make while the patient is still in the waiting room. A characteristic repetitive hacking cough, typically with a “whoop” s(...)

Professor Kingston Mills in his lab at Trinity College Dublin.Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

More Vitamin A in your diet could protect you against inflammatory bowel diseases, Irish scientists have shown.The researchers from Trinity College Du(...)