The turning of the seasons, especially summer easing into autumn, has for centuries inspired poets. The changing colours of trees and falling leaves which crunch underfoot tend to get poetic juices flowing. “Every leaf seems bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree,” as Emily Bronte wrote so simply.
Mon, 30 Sep, 2019
The Japanese Film Festival returns to Ireland in 2015. Now in its seventh year, the festival is all about bringing the best of Japanese cinema to Irish audiences, and this year will be presenting 18 films at venues in seven cities around the country.
Wed, 01 Apr, 2015
A man walked into a bank in Ireland during the Celtic Tiger and demanded €3m to set up a nightclub in Dublin, which he was granted with scarcely any background check, according to Robert Webb of Nottingham University, who is trying to figure out why this happened.
Mon, 17 Mar, 2014
International research collaboration is vital to help scientists achieve global food security and combat climate change, say the hosts of yesterday’s Greenhouse Gases and Animal Agriculture conference in University College Dublin.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2013