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Nigerian police free pregnant teens in 'baby factory' raid
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Nigerian police free pregnant teens in 'baby factory' raid

Mar 22nd 2014, 12:15 PM 27,528 Views 49 Comments

The teenagers and young women were found in a house that was stormed in the Akute district.

Man's body discovered in Donegal house
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man's body discovered in Donegal house

Mar 21st 2014, 2:37 PM 9,614 Views 3 Comments

The incident is not believed to be suspicious but the man’s body has been removed to Letterkenny General hospital for a post mortem.

Three arrested after gun found in car in Dundalk
# Investigation
# Investigation

Three arrested after gun found in car in Dundalk

Mar 20th 2014, 7:55 AM 7,793 Views 4 Comments

The men – one aged 40 and the other two in their late 20s – were arrested at the scene.

'I nearly fell out of my chair': Irish scientists uncover Einstein's lost theory
# Eureka Moment
# Eureka Moment

'I nearly fell out of my chair': Irish scientists uncover Einstein's lost theory

Mar 5th 2014, 11:07 AM 22,440 Views 26 Comments

The unpublished document shows that the Nobel Prize winner once considered a model of the universe very different to the Big Bang Theory.

Gardaí investigate discovery of a body in Edenderry
# Offaly
# Offaly

Gardaí investigate discovery of a body in Edenderry

Feb 16th 2014, 6:59 PM 16,569 Views 7 Comments

The body of a man, believed to have been in his sixties, was discovered in a house in Sister Senan Court

Three 'pipe bombs' discovered in Newry
# Investigation
# Investigation

Three 'pipe bombs' discovered in Newry

Feb 13th 2014, 10:25 PM 5,802 Views 13 Comments

The bombs were found in an area called Parkhead Crescent, police said.

12 ways to get the most out of Google search
# Discovery
# Discovery

12 ways to get the most out of Google search

Feb 9th 2014, 6:30 PM 42,008 Views 25 Comments

Because knowledge is power.

New stem cell discovery made - but Ireland "far behind" with legislation
# Mouse Blood
# Mouse Blood

New stem cell discovery made - but Ireland "far behind" with legislation

Jan 29th 2014, 9:44 PM 8,535 Views 22 Comments

Japanese researchers find a new way of generating stem cells, but experts in Ireland are calling for developments here.

Body of man found in a drain in Co Offaly has been identified
# Offaly
# Offaly

Body of man found in a drain in Co Offaly has been identified

Jan 7th 2014, 10:41 PM 48,942 Views 31 Comments

A caravan and two cars were also found burnt out at the location.

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed
# Memory
# Memory

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed

Dec 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 11,979 Views 35 Comments

Trinity College scientists work with fruit flies to make discovery about ‘habituation’ that could help with some neurological diseases.

Woman arrested after body of female found in west Dublin house
# Body Found
# Body Found

Woman arrested after body of female found in west Dublin house

Oct 31st 2013, 10:31 PM 47,359 Views 29 Comments

The discovery was made this morning at a house on Warrenstown Walk near Blanchardstown.

Murder investigation underway as body of man found on Meath beach
# Meath
# Meath

Murder investigation underway as body of man found on Meath beach

Sep 10th 2013, 10:39 PM 24,812 Views 16 Comments

The victim was in his mid-40s and originally from eastern Europe.

Foul play not suspected after body found at a house in rural Kerry
# Investigation
# Investigation

Foul play not suspected after body found at a house in rural Kerry

Jul 24th 2013, 10:00 PM 16,984 Views 30 Comments

The body of the 43-year-old man was found at a house in a rural location in Rathmore, Co Kerry at around 8pm yesterday evening.

Archaeologists find ancient fish trap at Dublin quays site
# Discovery
# Discovery

Archaeologists find ancient fish trap at Dublin quays site

Jul 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 15,704 Views 29 Comments

The item – found at Diageo construction site on Victoria Quay – is believed to date back to the mesolithic age.

Old bones found at site of Mater redevelopment
# Discovery
# Discovery

Old bones found at site of Mater redevelopment

Jul 16th 2013, 9:40 PM 14,615 Views 31 Comments

The bones were discovered by construction workers earlier today.

World War II device found near G8 venue
# Discovery
# Discovery

World War II device found near G8 venue

Jun 18th 2013, 5:54 PM 8,891 Views 19 Comments

The item was found on Lough Shore Road, near Lough Erne, during security checks.

Body found at back of Tipperary house
# Investigation
# Investigation

Body found at back of Tipperary house

Apr 30th 2013, 5:31 PM 17,398 Views 6 Comments

The body, which has not been identified, was found at 2pm today near Tipperary town.

Belfast suspicious device under investigation
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast suspicious device under investigation

Apr 1st 2013, 11:20 AM 4,166 Views 5 Comments

The device was found in a busy area of North Belfast.

"Remarkable discovery" as Greater Horseshoe bat found in Ireland
# Discovery
# Discovery

"Remarkable discovery" as Greater Horseshoe bat found in Ireland

Mar 26th 2013, 2:40 PM 15,867 Views 22 Comments

A single male Greater Horseshoe bat was found roosting in Co Wexford, Bat Conservation Ireland said today.

Update: Body of newborn baby discovered in laneway in northwest England
# Discovery
# Discovery

Update: Body of newborn baby discovered in laneway in northwest England

Mar 15th 2013, 3:15 PM 18,028 Views 36 Comments

Police in Greater Manchester are investigating the discovery in Bolton yesterday evening. The baby was wrapped in clothing and plastic bags and a note was recovered at the scene.

CERN scientists: Yep, we're fairly sure we've found the Higgs boson

CERN scientists: Yep, we're fairly sure we've found the Higgs boson

Mar 14th 2013, 12:06 PM 11,183 Views 72 Comments

“The preliminary results… are magnificent,” one CERN physicist said.

New police appeal over live mortar find
# Derry
# Derry

New police appeal over live mortar find

Mar 4th 2013, 9:33 PM 6,292 Views 2 Comments

The PSNI has asked people who noticed a white Citroen Berlingo van or Hond CBR motorcycle on the Letterkenny Road yesterday to contact them.

Gardaí say discovery in Clondalkin was not a foetus
# Discovery
# Discovery

Gardaí say discovery in Clondalkin was not a foetus

Mar 4th 2013, 9:15 PM 35,534 Views 49 Comments

It is believed the item may be a sheep’s stomach.

Revenue seize drugs worth €135,000 in three airport incidents
# Revenue
# Revenue

Revenue seize drugs worth €135,000 in three airport incidents

Mar 4th 2013, 6:51 PM 14,419 Views 36 Comments

Drugs were found concealed in candles, in cassava leaves, and having been ingested.

Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists
# Dem Bones Dem Bones
# Dem Bones Dem Bones

Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists

Feb 4th 2013, 1:31 PM 18,048 Views 52 Comments

The announcement by researchers at the University of Leicester was met with loud cheers at a press conference this morning.

Gardaí investigate case of injured man found at side of road
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí investigate case of injured man found at side of road

Jan 31st 2013, 9:25 AM 13,762 Views 9 Comments

The man is believed to be a property developer who had been reported missing.

Man arrested over discovery of body in Wicklow woodlands
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested over discovery of body in Wicklow woodlands

Jan 26th 2013, 12:33 PM 10,582 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí investigating the disappearance of Philip O’Toole earlier this month discovered a body of a man in the Wicklow woodlands yesterday.

Mystery masterpiece uncovered during renovations at Paris Ritz
# Quelle Surprise
# Quelle Surprise

Mystery masterpiece uncovered during renovations at Paris Ritz

Jan 23rd 2013, 7:00 PM 11,373 Views 8 Comments

No-one knows when the painting by Le Brun was installed in the hotel – but now it is to be auctioned off for charity.

Welsh police find 'human remains' in search for Catherine Gowing
# Search
# Search

Welsh police find 'human remains' in search for Catherine Gowing

Nov 1st 2012, 12:13 PM 11,664 Views 13 Comments

Police say that the remains were discovered yesterday afternoon and a post mortem is being carried out today.

Human arm found on beach in south Dublin
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Human arm found on beach in south Dublin

Oct 26th 2012, 8:38 AM 16,729 Views 87 Comments

Gardaí say the arm, as well as a human leg found on a beach last week, is being investigated.

Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road

Oct 12th 2012, 7:34 PM 7,094 Views 23 Comments

Endeavour’s two-miles-per-hour journey to the California Space Centre will mean all four shuttles have been rehoused.

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 13,685 Views 59 Comments

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

Suspect device 'ignited' outside house in Tallaght
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Suspect device 'ignited' outside house in Tallaght

Oct 11th 2012, 9:36 AM 4,442 Views 4 Comments

The device was discovered outside a house at Cushlawn Park, Tallaght, at approximately 3am.

"Very exciting" gold targets discovered in Co Cavan
# Gold
# Gold

"Very exciting" gold targets discovered in Co Cavan

Oct 9th 2012, 3:05 PM 13,496 Views 54 Comments

The find was discovered by Conroy Gold and Natural Resources Ltd, but it will take further work to discover how much lies in the Slieve Glah area.

If only humans had the legs of grasshoppers...
# Bendy
# Bendy

If only humans had the legs of grasshoppers...

Sep 15th 2012, 7:30 AM 4,221 Views 9 Comments

…they would be twice as strong, say Trinity College Dublin researchers.

Gardaí open investigation after body found in Laois
# Laois
# Laois

Gardaí open investigation after body found in Laois

Sep 10th 2012, 10:15 AM 4,684 Views 3 Comments

The body of a 48-year-old man was discovered at a house in Ballickmoyler.

Postmortem still underway on body of woman found in Louth
# Death
# Death

Postmortem still underway on body of woman found in Louth

Aug 29th 2012, 6:23 PM 13,374 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating the woman’s death – but say they haven’t yet officially made it a murder investigation.

"I nearly fell off my chair": Dublin man makes second supernova discovery
# Astronomy
# Astronomy

"I nearly fell off my chair": Dublin man makes second supernova discovery

Aug 28th 2012, 11:57 AM 16,356 Views 35 Comments

Amateur astronomer Dave Grennan has been called Ireland’s ‘premier supernova hunter’ after discovering two supernovae in just two years.

Sun newspaper ordered to give documents to Louis Walsh
# High Court
# High Court

Sun newspaper ordered to give documents to Louis Walsh

Aug 10th 2012, 3:59 PM 6,620 Views 18 Comments

The entertainment manager is suing the newspaper for defamation over an article about allegations of a sexual assault in the toilets of Krystle nightclub.

Defence Forces team called to deal with hoax device in Finglas
# Device
# Device

Defence Forces team called to deal with hoax device in Finglas

Aug 1st 2012, 10:33 AM 2,487 Views 0 Comments

The area around Wellmount Avenue was sealed off after the discovery of a suspicious device last night.