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Is newly discovered Kepler -186f right for life?

  Is newly discovered Kepler -186f right for life?

Astronomers have for the first time discovered a rocky, Earth-sized exoplanet that might hold liquid water—a necessary ingredient for life

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Small birds may get boost from climate change

  Small birds may get boost from climate change

Warmer breeding seasons due to climate change may make life easier for a tiny British bird, the long-tailed tit. Like

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Novartis transforms drug business via deals with GSK and Eli Lilly

  Novartis transforms drug business via deals with GSK and Eli Lilly

Swiss drug-maker Novartis is transforming its business by exchanging certain assets with GlaxoSmithKline and divesting its animal health business to

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Food Testing Firm AltraTech Secures €900k Investment

  Food Testing Firm AltraTech Secures €900k Investment

Clare-based food diagnostics firm AltraTech has secured significant financial backing after developing a single-use test kit that can identify the

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DO ANIMALS WITH GERM PLASM EVOLVE FASTER?

  DO ANIMALS WITH GERM PLASM EVOLVE FASTER?

New research suggests that genes evolve more rapidly in vertebrate species that have germ plasm as a part of their

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Irishman Inducted Into ‘Internet Hall of Fame’

  Irishman Inducted Into ‘Internet Hall of Fame’

Physicist Dr Dennis Jennings has become the first Irish person to be inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame. Dr Jennings has

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OxyMem is overall winner of Innovation Awards 2014

  OxyMem is overall winner of Innovation Awards 2014

OxyMem has won the overall ‘Innovation of the Year’ Award at The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards 2014, which were

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Innovation Academy, UCD appoints Dr Johnny Ryan as executive director

  Innovation Academy, UCD appoints Dr Johnny Ryan as executive director

The Innovation Academy, UCD has announced that it has appointed Dr Johnny Ryan as executive director. In his new role

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Israeli company working on smartphone battery that recharges in 30 seconds

  Israeli company working on smartphone battery that recharges in 30 seconds

An Israeli startup has said it was working to develop a bio-organic system that can recharge a smartphone battery in

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How coughs and sneezes float much farther than you think

  How coughs and sneezes float much farther than you think

The next time you feel a sneeze coming on, raise your elbow to cover up that multiphase turbulent buoyant cloud

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Enterprise Ireland teams up with Mayo Clinic in ‘ready for market’ deal

  Enterprise Ireland teams up with Mayo Clinic in ‘ready for market’ deal

Early stage medical treatments and devices – invented at the Mayo Clinic in the US – are to be developed

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President Higgins Visits The Royal Society London To Celebrate Scientific Links Between Ireland and The United Kingdom

  President  Higgins  Visits The Royal Society London To Celebrate Scientific Links Between Ireland and The United Kingdom

President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins today visited the Royal Society and attended an event to celebrate the scientific links

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Living organ regenerated for first time: Thymus rebuilt in mice

  Living organ regenerated for first time: Thymus rebuilt in mice

  A team of scientists at the University of Edinburgh has succeeded in regenerating a living organ for the first

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New €7.5m Cancer Research Fund Established

  New €7.5m Cancer Research Fund Established

  Monday 7th April: The Irish Cancer Society and Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) have today announced a partnership that aims

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Major jobs boost for Killybegs announced

  Major jobs boost for Killybegs announced

A €35m investment has been announced for Killybegs, with plans to build the world’s largest bio-marine ingredients plant in the

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Alexion Pharmaceuticals Unveils Plans for its Future Expansion in Ireland and the Hiring of Approximately 200 New Employees

  Alexion Pharmaceuticals Unveils Plans for its Future Expansion in Ireland and the Hiring of Approximately 200 New Employees

3 April – Dublin, Alexion Pharma International Trading, a subsidiary of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced its plans to expand

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President Higgins Receives Recipients of the President of Ireland Young Researcher Award (PIYRA)

  President Higgins Receives Recipients of the President of Ireland Young Researcher Award (PIYRA)

UCD and Trinity College based researchers receive €3.2million funding from Science Foundation Ireland. 27th March 2014: President of Ireland, Michael D.

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Eircom says 700,000 Homes Within Reach of 100Mbps Broadband

  Eircom says 700,000 Homes Within Reach of 100Mbps Broadband

Eircom has revealed 700,000 Irish homes will be capable of receiving 100Mbps broadband via VDSL by the end of this

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UPC Blanket Covers East Point in Free Public Wi-Fi

  UPC Blanket Covers East Point in Free Public Wi-Fi

From today, some 50 companies and 6,000 workers at the East Point Business Park in Dublin will have access to

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Irishman’s TV app Start-up Raises US$7m from Atlantic Bridge and Samsung

  Irishman’s TV app Start-up Raises US$7m from Atlantic Bridge and Samsung

Eoin Dowling’s Silicon Valley and Dublin-based start-up BoxFish has raised US$7m in venture capital from Atlantic Bridge Capital and consumer

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