We love to anthropomorphise the landscape — that is, to give human definition to an inanimate object.
Mon, 02 Apr, 2018
Harland and Wolff shipyard has won a contract to build a new tidal turbine for testing, it was revealed today.
Wed, 07 Jul, 2010
Richard Collins says a new book dispels some myths about hedgehogs.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2008
The waters around these islands are warming and that is having an impact on some seabird populations. Richard Collins looks at the long-term consequences.
Tue, 16 Sep, 2008
Final preparations are underway today for the lifting of a replica Viking ship from Dublin’s River Liffey.
Thu, 16 Aug, 2007
An Irish-built replica Viking ship arrives in Dublin today under the power of 64 oarsmen at the end of a two month voyage from Denmark.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2007
A reconstruction of a 900-year-old Irish-built Viking ship, which set sail from Denmark seven weeks ago, arrived in Ireland today.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2007
Scotsman Cameron Stout was today enjoying his first day out of the Big Brother 4 house after winning the £70,000 (€98,000) first prize.
Sat, 26 Jul, 2003
Four Big Brother contestants were keeping their fingers crossed this morning that they would end their final day in the house with a £70,000 (€98,000) cheque.
Fri, 25 Jul, 2003
Big Brother’s Gaetano gave most of his British housemates the thumbs up while Cameron lost his cool just two days into their inter-continental house-swap.
Wed, 25 Jun, 2003
Keiko, the Orca whale who starred in Free Willy, may never be freed, claim the mammal's carers.
Sun, 29 Jul, 2001
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