Did Saint Patrick banish all the snakes from Ireland? It turns out the story is a bit more complicated than that.
Irish peat bogs could play a big part in the fight against climate change, according to a university professor in Maynooth.
John McCarthy was the son of a penniless Irish immigrant from Kerry and maybe the most important Irish American you never heard of.
An Italian doctor has discovered that Irish dancing overrides the neurological impediments that affect the gait in those suffering from Parkinson's disease
Irish soil identified as a new tool to fight against four of the six drug-resistant pathogens that the World Health Authority calls "high priority pathogens."
Through their amazing discoveries and contributions, many great minds have changed the world and the way we look at our reality.
Experts find that the quality of water in rivers and lakes in Ireland has decreased dramatically since the 1980s.
Researchers at Queen’s University, Belfast, and St Vincent’s Hospital Dublin have identified a combination of three drugs to treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis, an incurable disease.
Mercury Transit only occurs a handful of times each century.
American actor and climate activist Mark Ruffalo does not want to see fracked gas brought from the US to Ireland.
The Irish rebel song that Conor McGregor loves to play before his fights
On This Day: Irish writer William Butler Yeats dies in 1939
Celtic Woman celebrates 15 years with massive American tour featuring special guest artist Chloë Agnew
Chicago cop tells of racism inflicted on Irish Famine women and children
First female genital mutilation conviction handed down in Ireland
No poor need apply - Trump to deny green cards to immigrants on benefits
The Celtic and Catholic traditions of St. Brigid and her cross
Refusal to accept Sinn Fein in Irish government complete hypocrisy
Photos, journalism and cherishing our heritage
Irish tourist attraction of the week: Trinity College in Dublin