Geologist Dr. Eamon Doyle discovered the small fossil on the shores of Co Clare.
Ireland's stargazers will see between 10 and 20 shooting stars per hour during the nights of May 4 and May 5 during meteor shower Eta Aquarids.
"For the past 20 years, the scientists’ prognosis about global warming... has been too conservative. The damage is being done faster than they predicted."
Famous astronauts with links to Ireland, from Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins to Chris Hadfield.
University College Cork (UCC) was ranked the eight-most sustainable university in the world by Times Higher Education's prestigious Impact Ranking.
Drinking strong tea with meals could have an impact on the body's ability to absorb nutrients, a new Irish study has found.
The United States federal health agencies have recommended pausing the use of J&J Covid-19 vaccine due to a rare disorder involving blood clots.
The incredible tale of John Philip Holland and how he came to invent the submarine.
In 2019, the RMS Titanic wreckage was visited by humans for the first time in almost a decade, documenting the White Star liners deterioration.
National Beer Day in the US is April 7 - treat yourself to a nice pint of Guinness to celebrate!
This Irish castle has been named among the most beautiful on Earth
National Pet Month: 10 unique and amazing animals of Ireland
Wild wallabies wander this deserted Irish island
Two Irish cities named among the friendliest in Europe
The Irish invented the boycott because of English land agent
The one and only All-Ireland Hurling title for Laois
WATCH: An Irish immigrant tale as told in a 1912 short film
TUNE IN: Irish music live stream from Donegal tomorrow!
Explore medieval Ireland in new Viking video game
Irish woman accused of murdering her three children can be named publically again