Organisation: Natural History Museum
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Uncovering forgotten history can help explain why science still has a masculine bias today.
Tue, 04 Dec, 2018
Here's your lunchtime bulletin.
Thu, 18 Oct, 2018
Los Angeles isn’t just about movie stars and the Oscars, writes
Sat, 03 Mar, 2018
It is one of the most significant projects to be undertaken in the State, yet the Cork events centre only gets a mention in Project Ireland 2040.
Sat, 17 Feb, 2018
Pope Francis will visit Ireland in 2018. Whether he will venture into the North isn’t yet known but, later in the year, Belfast will welcome another distinguished visitor.
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018
The Natural History Museum in London has just released some of the pictures from its annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition.
Wed, 13 Sep, 2017
Brexit, Trumpism, developers, censorship, architecture, and integration are among topics that will be explored during Limerick Civic Trust’s six-week autumn lecture series, beginning this month.
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
It was a lucky week for fishermen as rare creatures of the deep were caught off the Kerry and Clare coast.
Wed, 17 May, 2017
A collector has been convicted of capturing, killing and possessing specimens of Britain's rarest butterfly - the Large Blue.
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
Sat, 25 Feb, 2017
takes a look at what’s happening in the world of design and interiors this week.
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
Thu, 11 Aug, 2016
Eoghan Clonan, 13, has to lie on the ground of the Natural History Museum so his father Tom can carry his wheelchair up to the first floor, because there is no lift in this national building.
Thu, 19 May, 2016
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
Scientists have worked out why birds do not go grey as they age – a discovery they say could lead to a new generation of fade-proof paint and clothing.
Mon, 21 Dec, 2015
Your weekly guide to some new family friendly products online and in the shops.
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
Sun, 01 Nov, 2015
Payouts to visitors who were injured when a staircase collapsed in the so-called Dead Zoo are set to cost the taxpayer more than €905,000.
Thu, 01 Oct, 2015
Irish fans hardly need a map for the English and Welsh capitals but taste buds will be tickled by the prospect of first visits to Wembley and the Olympic Stadium
Sun, 13 Sep, 2015
Humanity’s claim to uniqueness just suffered a major setback: scientists reported that a newly discovered ancient species related to humans also appeared to bury its dead.
Fri, 11 Sep, 2015
THERE may still be a few dinosaurs in Leinster House but, thanks to the vision and purpose of Lawrence Dundas, third Earl and first marquess of Zetland, mayor of Richmond in Yorkshire and Knight of the Thistle, remnants of the real things have enjoyed more tranquil surroundings for the past 125 years.
Sat, 29 Aug, 2015
takes advantage of the new Waterford-London route and enjoys a day trip in the city.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
The Natural History Museum’s famous cast of a Diplodocus skeleton — affectionately known as Dippy — is to be sent on a tour of Britain.
Thu, 23 Jul, 2015
Spiders are able to travel across water like ships, using their legs as sails and silk as an anchor, scientists have learned.
Fri, 03 Jul, 2015
and his six-year-old son hit the British capital to see the sights and found there was a lot more for a child to experience than dinosaurs, Big Ben and a big wheel
Sat, 11 Apr, 2015
Hillwalking, climbing and mountaineering have long been favourite pastimes in this country. says Paddy O’Leary’s new history captures the intense rivalry of these sports’ participants
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015
Dippy the Diplodocus has become a monster trending hit on Twitter as supporters rally to stop him being put out to pasture by the Natural History Museum — and being replaced by a blue whale from Wexford Harbour.
Fri, 30 Jan, 2015
Dublin’s Merrion Square West has retained its status as the capital’s top clamping blackspot for catching motorists without valid parking tickets.
Wed, 14 Jan, 2015
An iconic Roy Keane photo is just one of 100 pieces assembled by Dorothy Cross from various collections for a major exhibition at IMMA, writes
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Scientists have uncovered amazing details about the life of a woolly mammoth after its preserved body was found frozen in the snowy wastes of Siberia.
Mon, 17 Nov, 2014
Manly knee-slaps rock the polite simmer of exchange in the living-room....“I nailed that one coming around a corner!”
Sat, 04 Oct, 2014
WE ARE that stereotypical Cork family that never leaves the confines of the county to venture to the bright lights of Dublin.
Sun, 10 Aug, 2014
Peter Delaney tells Richard Fitzpatrick about his prizewinning picture in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition.
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
An exhibitions manager at the Natural History Museum who had to leave her job when she developed post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after she was trapped on a bus has won £522,379 damages.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2014
Scientists have pieced together the oldest human DNA ever recovered after extracting it from the thigh bone of an individual who died 400,000 years ago.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2013
Cat owners aren’t feline fine after a local council passed a bylaw limiting the number of cats that can be kept in a household.
Wed, 09 Oct, 2013
One of the world’s rarest whales was photographed from the deck of the Celtic Mist on Sep 4.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2013
ONE night recently, as I drove my daughter and her husband west from Cork airport, they spotted a pine marten with its bushy tail and white bib loping into the woodland skirting the Bandon River near Inishannon.
Tue, 06 Aug, 2013
Everyone loves a good recession-inspired deal, but when it comes to fun days out, people are increasingly shunning visits to free attractions in favour of splashing the cash.
Sat, 27 Jul, 2013
She has been a diamond in their eyes for decades.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013
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Sun, 24 Mar, 2013
A species of prehistoric flying reptile dating from 115 million years ago has been discovered by a girl who was only five at the time.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2013