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# chemical - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'He was in so much pain': Teenager moved to Cork hospital for treatment after chemical attack
# Waterford
# Waterford

'He was in so much pain': Teenager moved to Cork hospital for treatment after chemical attack

Updated Apr 30th 2019, 1:54 PM 76,526 Views 91 Comments

Tega Agberhiere was one of three teenage boys attacked with a chemical in Waterford last Thursday.

# chemical - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Trump slams 'horrible' alleged chemical attack in Syria, vows to respond 'forcefully'
# Syrian Civil War
# Syrian Civil War

Trump slams 'horrible' alleged chemical attack in Syria, vows to respond 'forcefully'

Apr 10th 2018, 7:04 AM 7,805 Views 101 Comments

The United States, backed by Britain and France, has said it is ready to act with or without support from the United Nations.

# chemical - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Seven UK police officers hospitalised after incident with chemical substance during routine arrest
# Oxford
# Oxford

Seven UK police officers hospitalised after incident with chemical substance during routine arrest

Nov 9th 2017, 12:48 PM 12,204 Views 9 Comments

Officers were conducting an arrest when they became aware of a chemical hazard in the building.

# chemical - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired
# Chemical Weapons
# Chemical Weapons

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired

Apr 12th 2017, 7:11 AM 19,795 Views 65 Comments

“I mistakenly used an inappropriate and insensitive comment about the Holocaust and there is no comparison.”

# chemical - Sunday 1 May, 2016

33 people including 5 children die after eating poisoned sweets
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

33 people including 5 children die after eating poisoned sweets

May 1st 2016, 3:35 PM 31,914 Views 34 Comments

The poisoning is thought to have been an accident.

# chemical - Monday 7 October, 2013

Bomb squad examines hazardous substances in two schools
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad examines hazardous substances in two schools

Oct 7th 2013, 9:51 PM 12,646 Views 15 Comments

The callouts took place this afternoon in Dublin.

# chemical - Monday 30 September, 2013

Syria: Inspectors prepare to destroy chemical weapons
# Bashar Al-Assad
# Bashar Al-Assad

Syria: Inspectors prepare to destroy chemical weapons

Sep 30th 2013, 11:17 AM 2,240 Views 13 Comments

UN chemical weapons experts leave country as separate disarmament group moves in to take next step against banned arsenal.

# chemical - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Syria weapons inspection delayed over safety fears
# Syria
# Syria

Syria weapons inspection delayed over safety fears

Aug 27th 2013, 11:43 AM 3,711 Views 50 Comments

The investigation has been delayed until tomorrow as rebels fail to guarantee the experts’ safety.

US threatens Syria over 'obscene' chemical strike
# Syria
# Syria

US threatens Syria over 'obscene' chemical strike

Aug 27th 2013, 7:22 AM 5,232 Views 134 Comments

The US cancelled a meeting with Russia on the Syrian conflicted that was due to take place this week.

# chemical - Monday 26 August, 2013

'Every hour counts' for UN chemical arms probe
# Syria
# Syria

'Every hour counts' for UN chemical arms probe

Aug 26th 2013, 7:22 AM 3,615 Views 33 Comments

Meanwhile, Bashar al-Assed has said claims that his regime used chemical weapons were an “insult to common sense”.

# chemical - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Syrian forces bomb area of alleged chemical attack
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian forces bomb area of alleged chemical attack

Aug 22nd 2013, 12:50 PM 9,160 Views 65 Comments

The United States, Britain and France have demanded that a team of UN experts already in Syria be granted immediate access to investigate the site of an alleged chemical attack.

# chemical - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Highly explosive, unstable chemical found at Dublin school lab
# Chemical
# Chemical

Highly explosive, unstable chemical found at Dublin school lab

Jul 3rd 2013, 8:00 AM 12,155 Views 26 Comments

The army bomb disposal team was called in to make the Brady’s reagent chemical safe at Ballinteer Community School.

# chemical - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Billion-year-old water discovered in Canada could give clues to early life on Earth
# Planet Earth
# Planet Earth

Billion-year-old water discovered in Canada could give clues to early life on Earth

May 16th 2013, 10:13 AM 15,426 Views 91 Comments

Life-giving chemicals have been discovered in isolated water believed to be 1.5 billion years old, raising hopes of scientists finding surviving microscopic organisms from a prehistoric age.

# chemical - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Unstable chemical made safe in Cork school
# Chemical
# Chemical

Unstable chemical made safe in Cork school

Mar 19th 2013, 6:38 PM 9,141 Views 14 Comments

There were no pupils present as classes had finished for the day.

# chemical - Friday 15 March, 2013

'Unstable chemical' made safe at Tipperary school
# Chemical
# Chemical

'Unstable chemical' made safe at Tipperary school

Mar 15th 2013, 9:54 PM 12,398 Views 28 Comments

The chemical, known as ‘Brady’s Agent’ can be found in school laboratories all over the country but can become unstable over time.

# chemical - Friday 16 November, 2012

Bomb disposal team make chemical safe in secondary school
# Cork
# Cork

Bomb disposal team make chemical safe in secondary school

Nov 16th 2012, 6:35 PM 10,850 Views 12 Comments

The army bomb disposal team were called in to deal with an unstable chemical at Christ the King Secondary School in Douglas, Cork today.

# chemical - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Astronomers find diamond planet twice the size of Earth
# Final Frontier
# Final Frontier

Astronomers find diamond planet twice the size of Earth

Oct 11th 2012, 9:29 PM 13,666 Views 59 Comments

The planet is made up mainly of graphite and diamond and was spotted zooming around a nearby star.

# chemical - Friday 31 August, 2012

Unstable chemical made safe at Cork school
# Chemical
# Chemical

Unstable chemical made safe at Cork school

Aug 31st 2012, 5:19 PM 5,816 Views 14 Comments

The army’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal team carried out a controlled explosion on the substance.

# chemical - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Agent Orange clean-up launched in Vietnam decades after war ends
# Vietnam War
# Vietnam War

Agent Orange clean-up launched in Vietnam decades after war ends

Aug 9th 2012, 12:17 PM 10,806 Views 31 Comments

US and Vietnam are commencing a landmark project to remove dangerous defoliant sprayed by American forces to defoliate Vietnam’s forests.

# chemical - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Deeper underground: could you live in a bunker?
# Home Sweet Home
# Home Sweet Home

Deeper underground: could you live in a bunker?

Jul 28th 2012, 8:00 AM 17,405 Views 6 Comments

Missile silos and Nazi bunkers have been converted into habitable homes, while other designers are focused on preparing shelters for surviving catastrophes.

# chemical - Friday 27 July, 2012

Controlled explosion carried out on chemical discovered at Cork school
# Chemical
# Chemical

Controlled explosion carried out on chemical discovered at Cork school

Jul 27th 2012, 11:58 AM 4,010 Views 5 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit was called to St Finbarr’s Seminary after unstable chemical was found in an old school lab.

# chemical - Monday 23 July, 2012

New technology will make your car clean itself
# Magic
# Magic

New technology will make your car clean itself

Jul 23rd 2012, 7:36 PM 6,885 Views 22 Comments

The self cleaning, self repairing coating can also be used in mobile phones and contact lenses.

# chemical - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Army team makes unstable chemical safe on Malahide Road
# Picric Acid
# Picric Acid

Army team makes unstable chemical safe on Malahide Road

Mar 13th 2012, 8:10 PM 4,684 Views 6 Comments

Picric Acid that could have been sensitive to shock or friction was made safe with a controlled explosion.

# chemical - Friday 5 August, 2011

Army called in after unstable chemical found at Meath school
# Chemical
# Chemical

Army called in after unstable chemical found at Meath school

Aug 5th 2011, 2:51 PM 1,455 Views 3 Comments

The Irish Defence Forces carried out a controlled explosion after the chemical was discovered during a routine audit.