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02 February 2018

Extensive research into the genetic spread across Ireland and Britain has found that we have massively underestimated Irish Viking heritage.

Irish people have much more Viking DNA than we once thought

Extensive research into the genetic spread across Ireland and Britain has found that we have massively underestimated Irish Viking heritage.

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02 February 2018

Irishman with hit US TV show based on his life to bring AI to cutting edge of tomorrow’s battlefield.
 

Irish computer genius ‘Scorpion’ lands AI drone deal with US Army

Irishman with hit US TV show based on his life to bring AI to cutting edge of tomorrow’s battlefield.
 

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02 February 2018

In Ireland, IBM inventors are originating a patent a week, with innovations ranging from detecting parking spaces and localising air pollution sources.
 

IBM inventors are originating a patent a week in Ireland

In Ireland, IBM inventors are originating a patent a week, with innovations ranging from detecting parking spaces and localising air pollution sources.
 

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02 February 2018

Predicting volcanic eruptions is hardly an exact science these days, but some humble crystals could give us a much-needed heads-up.
 

How pretty unremarkable crystals could help predict volcanic eruptions

Predicting volcanic eruptions is hardly an exact science these days, but some humble crystals could give us a much-needed heads-up.
 

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02 February 2018

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has revealed the five winners of this year’s President of Ireland Future Research Leaders Award for leading Irish-based researchers, presented by Irish President Michael D Higgins.

Five leading Irish-based researchers to share SFI prize of €7m

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has revealed the five winners of this year’s President of Ireland Future Research Leaders Award for leading Irish-based researchers, presented by Irish President Michael D Higgins.

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02 February 2018

A new €2m partnership between dairy manufacturer Dairymaster, IT Tralee and Lero aims to bring new IoT and AI technologies to agriculture.

Dairymaster signs €2m R&D deal to bring IoT and AI to the farm

A new €2m partnership between dairy manufacturer Dairymaster, IT Tralee and Lero aims to bring new IoT and AI technologies to agriculture.

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02 February 2018

Over-C is planning to make a major splash in Europe with the signing of two partnerships with major Dutch firms worth a total of €20m.
 

Cork IoT start-up secures €20m in lucrative European contracts

Over-C is planning to make a major splash in Europe with the signing of two partnerships with major Dutch firms worth a total of €20m.
 

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02 February 2018

Trinity College Dublin and Bank of Ireland have announced a new innovation and entrepreneurship hub as well as a programme for budding entrepreneurs.
 

Bank of Ireland and Trinity College Dublin reveal new entrepreneurship hub

Trinity College Dublin and Bank of Ireland have announced a new innovation and entrepreneurship hub as well as a programme for budding entrepreneurs.
 

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05 January 2018

The projected boost in media and entertainment is primarily fuelled by increased internet access and the growth of online advertising.

Steady growth forecast for Irish media and entertainment industry

The projected boost in media and entertainment is primarily fuelled by increased internet access and the growth of online advertising.

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05 January 2018

A team from NUI Galway has built a device that helps those with Parkinson’s to manage one of the disease’s most debilitating symptoms.

New device helps manage ‘freezing of gait’ in Parkinson’s patients

A team from NUI Galway has built a device that helps those with Parkinson’s to manage one of the disease’s most debilitating symptoms.

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05 January 2018

Researchers have discovered the first evidence of living bacteria in polar ice samples, opening up new possibilities for alien life.

Living bacteria found in polar ice has major implications for alien life search

Researchers have discovered the first evidence of living bacteria in polar ice samples, opening up new possibilities for alien life.

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05 January 2018

The AMBER centre has been set the task of creating scratch-free surfaces to overhaul the optics and auto industries as part of an €8.2m EU fund.
 

Irish-led €8.2m EU project to make scratch-proof super materials

The AMBER centre has been set the task of creating scratch-free surfaces to overhaul the optics and auto industries as part of an €8.2m EU fund.
 

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05 January 2018

The future is bright for girls and women in technology, as was showcased at the fifth edition of the European Ada Awards, held at BeCentral, a major digital transformation hub in Brussels.

Irish contestants scoop European Digital Girl of the Year prizes

The future is bright for girls and women in technology, as was showcased at the fifth edition of the European Ada Awards, held at BeCentral, a major digital transformation hub in Brussels.

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05 January 2018

A team of researchers has helped to construct the first genetic map of the people of Ireland to help us better understand hereditary conditions.

First Irish genetic map reveals a ‘sink’ of Celtic ancestry

A team of researchers has helped to construct the first genetic map of the people of Ireland to help us better understand hereditary conditions.

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05 January 2018

A new study into autoimmune diseases suggests that the severity of symptoms might be dependent on how your body clock is ticking along.

Autoimmune diseases may feel worse if our body clock is out of whack

A new study into autoimmune diseases suggests that the severity of symptoms might be dependent on how your body clock is ticking along.

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05 January 2018

Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN) has confirmed that angel investors in the south-east region of Ireland have €10m to invest in local start-ups over the next three years.

Angel investors in south-east Ireland plan to invest €10m in local start-ups

Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN) has confirmed that angel investors in the south-east region of Ireland have €10m to invest in local start-ups over the next three years.

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28 November 2017

Engineers at Trinity College Dublin have unveiled the first prototype for a robot designed to work in care homes.
 

TCD reveals care home robot helper of the future

Engineers at Trinity College Dublin have unveiled the first prototype for a robot designed to work in care homes.
 

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28 November 2017

The Mary Mulvihill Memorial Award honours the memory of the science journalist, author and founder of Ingenious Ireland.
 

Mary Mulvihill Award for science journalism seeks curious communicators

The Mary Mulvihill Memorial Award honours the memory of the science journalist, author and founder of Ingenious Ireland.
 

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28 November 2017

All Irish girls nominated are members of CoderDojo, which attests to the impact the organisation has had.
 

Four Irish girls contend for European Digital Girl of the Year titles

All Irish girls nominated are members of CoderDojo, which attests to the impact the organisation has had.
 

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28 November 2017

NUI Galway is to lead a national effort to turn our waste into potentially vital biofuels, making Ireland more energy self-efficient.
 

NUI Galway to lead €5m project to turn waste into fuel

NUI Galway is to lead a national effort to turn our waste into potentially vital biofuels, making Ireland more energy self-efficient.
 

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