Researchers and students from University College Dublin and Queen’s University Belfast are launching the EIRSAT-1 satellite as part of ESA's ‘Fly Your Satellite! 2017’ program.
The majority of beer drinkers agree that Guinness simply tastes better in Ireland. Now there is scientific proof.
Many Irish may be able to trace their roots back to Turkey.
Scientists believe that the “ginger gene" showed up 50,000 years ago after humans left Africa for colder climates.
Belfast has changed enormously in recent years and is now Ireland's second most visited hub.
A study of the DNA of ancient brown bear bones in Ireland proved that the maternal ancestors of modern polar bears were Irish.
Calculations indicate the sea-level would rise by 66 meters mean that much of the west of Ireland would be lost.
This ancient food substance, buried as a form of refrigeration, is 5,000 years old, from the Iron Age.
The gluten-free food industry has grown by over a third in the past year, but do Irish people really need to cut gluten out of their diet?
Astronaut captures crystal clear image of Ireland from the International Space Station.
Jackie believed Lyndon B. Johnson had John F. Kennedy killed
Interesting facts about John F. Kennedy in advance of his 100th birthday
US students living their dream in ancient Irish village
Remarkable film of Magdalene laundry women and nuns surfaces
The tragic NYPD Irish cop who wrote one of Ireland’s best-known ballads
Ireland will launch its first satellite into space
John F. Kennedy's fascinating Irish files go online
British Pathé footage of John F Kennedy's visit to Ireland