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A photographer spent more than six months trying to document the birth of bees and the result is a mesmerising time-lapse video of the first three weeks of their lives from from an egg into an adult insect.

WORLD - BREAKING NEWS

Eiffel Tower reopens after walkout

The Eiffel Tower closed to the public for most of the day as workers protested over a rise in aggressive pickpockets around the Paris landmark.

Features

VIDEO: Cork LETS gives real ’currency’ to helping each otherBy Dolan O’Hagan

Fashion & Beauty

12 of the best beauty masks on the marketBy Katie Wright

Food & Drink

The health perks of your caffeine fixBy Peta Bee

Diet & Fitness

Rob’s Cork City Marathon blog: Week 9 - Break down the task at hand

Home & Interiors

Wish list: Stylish modern buysBy Faith Ryan

Travel

What is your county’s hidden gem? (Week 4 - Cork)

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Turning Ham Sandwich into a musical banquet

Outdoors

VIDEO: The Salvia really is the gift that just keeps on givingBy Peter Dowdall