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# Big Bang

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# big bang comics
Independent Irish comic book store named among top 5 in the world
Big Bang Comics, Dundrum, have been shortlisted for an Eisner Award for the second time.
# Big Bang
Here's why the new plan to radically change the Dublin Bus network could happen overnight
The radical new plan to overhaul the entire Dublin Bus network was unveiled yesterday.
# George Lemaitre
Vatican celebrates big bang theory to dispel 'science conflict'
The head of the Vatican Observatory said people can believe in both God and the big bang theory.
# Big Bang
6 comic book shops in Dublin every nerd needs to know about
Time to get ready for Comic Con…
# rodman's big bang
Matt Cooper was genuinely worried the North Koreans might 'get rid of' him
“If Rodman started shouting ‘get rid of me’ or something, they’d have gotten rid of me.”
# big oops
Oops: Big Bang scientists say they got it wrong
The researchers had avoided the media after making a breakthrough in confirming how the universe was born.
Voices
Column: What does this week’s major physics breakthrough actually mean?
A new discovery has shed light on the beginning of the universe itself and will help us to understand how gravitational extremes like black holes work, writes Conor Farrell.
# eureka moment
'I nearly fell out of my chair': Irish scientists uncover Einstein's lost theory
The unpublished document shows that the Nobel Prize winner once considered a model of the universe very different to the Big Bang Theory.
Voices
Column: Ashes to Ashes, Stardust to Stardust
It’s been said that we are all made of ‘starstuff’. It’s an awe-inspirining statement, but how accurate is it? Conor Farrell explains.
# Northern Ireland
PSNI ask Derry residents to be vigilant after 'big bang' rumours
The mystery of Derry’s ‘loud explosions’.
# Science
US Congressman: evolution is a lie "straight from the pit of hell"
Republican politician Paul Broun from Georgia, who sits on the US government’s science committee, said he believes the earth is les than 9,000 years old.
# well done sir
CERN head scientist adds another date to Dublin visit this month
Just as team in Geneva make headway in ‘God particle’ search, their Director General will speak here on the work of the Large Hadron Collider.
# Big Bang
Big Bang to fight for WBA featherweight title
Willie Casey to move up a weight division to get title shot.
# CERN
Energy levels at Large Hadron Collider raised 8 trillion electron volts
Scientists at CERN say the incredible new speeds will improve the prospect of scientific breakthroughs.
# Explainer
Explainer: So what's this Higgs boson thing all about?
Confused by all this talk about the ‘god particle’? Us too. So we’ve put together the best explainer videos IN THE ENTIRE UNIVERSE to try and er, explain it all…
# A Star is Born
WATCH: Physicists recreate the formation of the Milky Way
See that great big swirl there? That’s our home. An international team have used Swiss supercomputers to replay its creation.
# Corner man
A week to forget for Irish boxing
Gavin Grace counts back on a knock-out seven days for Irish boxers.
Big Bang blown away by Cuban Rigondeaux
Fight in Dublin ended in the first round as gulf in class immediately evident.
# Big Bang
Big Bang's manager says Saturday's title fight "will be one of the greatest"
Phil Sutcliffe promises fireworks in Citywest when Willie Casey faces off against Guillermo Rigondeaux.
# Ready To Rumble
National broadcasters secure rights to "Big Bang" title fight
RTE and Newstalk have both agreed deals to cover next weekend’s WBA Super-Bantamweight contest between Willie Casey and Guillermo Rigondeaux.
# World Title
'Big Bang' boxing broadcast likely to go ahead
Casey’s world title fight to be covered live after promoters agree to help with production costs.
# Snap Happy
The week in pictures…
Strike a pose. Here’s how the last seven days developed.
# Science
Hadron Collider generates 'mini-Big Bang'
Scientists celebrate success of high-speed lead ion collisions.