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# experiment - Monday 5 July, 2021

Ireland set to experiment against US after Farrell's men see off Japan
# Last Assignment
From The42
# Last Assignment

Ireland set to experiment against US after Farrell's men see off Japan

Jul 5th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,570 Views 7 Comments

Gavin Coombes made his debut last weekend and more should follow this Saturday.

# experiment - Monday 21 June, 2021

Four new faces in All Blacks squad to face Tonga, Fiji
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Four new faces in All Blacks squad to face Tonga, Fiji

Jun 21st 2021, 10:02 AM 5,802 Views 2 Comments

New Zealand are facing into a 15-game schedule.

# experiment - Friday 27 December, 2019

'I enjoyed it' - Seamus Coleman on new role under Carlo Ancelotti
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

'I enjoyed it' - Seamus Coleman on new role under Carlo Ancelotti

Dec 27th 2019, 2:06 PM 17,899 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland captain was deployed as a right-sided centre-back in the Everton manager’s first game in charge.

# experiment - Monday 9 September, 2019

Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria

Sep 9th 2019, 11:00 PM 10,163 Views 19 Comments

The Aston Villa man is normally used as a central midfielder for club and country.

# experiment - Monday 15 July, 2019

Klopp pleased with Lallana's performance in 'Jorginho role'
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Klopp pleased with Lallana's performance in 'Jorginho role'

Jul 15th 2019, 1:24 PM 7,437 Views 9 Comments

The midfielder did not feature extensively for the Reds last season, but could find more playing time in a new position.

# experiment - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Do you agree with this controversial video referee decision from the France-England match?
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Do you agree with this controversial video referee decision from the France-England match?

Jun 14th 2017, 9:54 AM 6,993 Views 11 Comments

Raphael Varane was sent off after some deliberation, much to the dismay of his team-mates.

# experiment - Saturday 11 February, 2017

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens
# Experiement
# Experiement

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens

Feb 11th 2017, 6:30 PM 18,390 Views 22 Comments

It was part of an experiment designed to show what would happen to an animal in an airtight box – the result isn’t too surprising.

# experiment - Thursday 19 January, 2017

NASA scientists to spend eight months in Hawaiian dome for 'Mars simulation'
# Dome Sweet Dome
# Dome Sweet Dome

NASA scientists to spend eight months in Hawaiian dome for 'Mars simulation'

Jan 19th 2017, 12:49 PM 8,001 Views 16 Comments

The study will assess the psychological difficulties associated with living in isolation.

# experiment - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time
# New Dawn
From The42
# New Dawn

History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time

Dec 14th 2016, 12:58 PM 5,488 Views 8 Comments

Japan’s Kashima Antlers stunned South American champions Atletico Nacional 3-0.

# experiment - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros?
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros?

Mar 31st 2016, 5:00 PM 13,500 Views 15 Comments

Martin O’Neill tried out the system against Slovakia at the Aviva Stadium the other night.

# experiment - Saturday 26 March, 2016

The experiment failed -- time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch 4-4-2
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

The experiment failed -- time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch 4-4-2

Mar 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 35,578 Views 34 Comments

The Boys in Green earned a 1-0 win over Switzerland in last night’s friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

# experiment - Monday 15 February, 2016

This American girl sent a Valentine's text to every random Irish guy she met when here
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

This American girl sent a Valentine's text to every random Irish guy she met when here

Feb 15th 2016, 10:00 PM 19,231 Views 3 Comments

Two summer’s worth of unknown numbers.

# experiment - Friday 11 December, 2015

These people tried the condom challenge for the first time to see what it's like
# Experiment
From The Daily Edge
# Experiment

These people tried the condom challenge for the first time to see what it's like

Dec 11th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,558 Views 0 Comments

They would not recommend.

# experiment - Friday 30 October, 2015

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 pirates an easier way to go official
# Experiment
# Experiment

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 pirates an easier way to go official

Oct 30th 2015, 9:10 AM 12,201 Views 14 Comments

It’s offering a one-click purchase option to US users that pirated Windows 10, and will expand it to other countries if successful.

# experiment - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Poll: Is it ok to cat-call people as part of a social experiment?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it ok to cat-call people as part of a social experiment?

Sep 3rd 2015, 9:23 AM 14,968 Views 56 Comments

4FM’s The Niall Boylan Show set a reporter out to wolf whistle women and men as part of a segment earlier this week.

# experiment - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

3 Midweek Longreads: Can this controversial child experiment end racism?
# Bookmark Or Get Stuck In
# Bookmark Or Get Stuck In

3 Midweek Longreads: Can this controversial child experiment end racism?

May 27th 2015, 1:15 PM 8,823 Views 0 Comments

Longreads to savour or save.

# experiment - Friday 27 February, 2015

Coke mixed with milk is the stuff nightmares are made of
# Coke Milk
From The Daily Edge
# Coke Milk

Coke mixed with milk is the stuff nightmares are made of

Feb 27th 2015, 2:40 PM 6,343 Views 8 Comments

It goes clear. Totally clear.

# experiment - Saturday 21 February, 2015

"Do you trust me?": Blindfolded Muslim asks strangers to hug him
# Islamophobia
# Islamophobia

"Do you trust me?": Blindfolded Muslim asks strangers to hug him

Feb 21st 2015, 2:36 PM 21,200 Views 84 Comments

Do they?

# experiment - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Is Google going to introduce a 'try before you buy' feature for apps?
# Trial Mode
# Trial Mode

Is Google going to introduce a 'try before you buy' feature for apps?

Oct 9th 2014, 6:04 PM 4,834 Views 3 Comments

The company is said to be working on a system which would allow users to download micro versions of an app before paying for it.

# experiment - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect
# Disappearing Act
# Disappearing Act

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect

Sep 11th 2014, 1:16 PM 11,661 Views 4 Comments

The service is experimenting with a feature that will allow posts on the main site to delete themselves after a set period of time.

# experiment - Monday 18 August, 2014

Twitter is clogging timelines with favourites and people are not impressed
# Unfave
From The Daily Edge
# Unfave

Twitter is clogging timelines with favourites and people are not impressed

Aug 18th 2014, 10:18 AM 3,206 Views 0 Comments

The website’s latest experiment is not a hit with users.

# experiment - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

How an empty crisp packet could be used to listen in on a conversation
# Good Vibrations
# Good Vibrations

How an empty crisp packet could be used to listen in on a conversation

Aug 5th 2014, 6:13 PM 31,029 Views 18 Comments

Researchers from MIT, Microsoft and Adobe have developed an algorithm which can identify vibrations through objects and convert them into sound.

# experiment - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook's controversial mood experiment
# Questions
# Questions

Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook's controversial mood experiment

Jul 2nd 2014, 2:29 PM 9,713 Views 23 Comments

It will be working with Britain’s independent data watchdog, the Information Commissioner’s Office, as it investigates Facebook’s decision to alter 700,000 users’ News Feed as part of an experiment

# experiment - Sunday 25 May, 2014

O'Neill vows to experiment in Ireland's summer friendlies
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

O'Neill vows to experiment in Ireland's summer friendlies

May 25th 2014, 6:35 AM 1,675 Views 0 Comments

“This is an opportunity, it’s ideal for me but not ideal for the players,” the coach added.

# experiment - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Here's what happens when you mix Coke and milk, and it's disgusting
# Gross
From The Daily Edge
# Gross

Here's what happens when you mix Coke and milk, and it's disgusting

Apr 27th 2014, 7:00 PM 12,775 Views 10 Comments

You’ll never look at Coke the same way again.

# experiment - Sunday 30 March, 2014

The ultimate coke-mentos eruption involves nutella and a condom
# I'll Burst Ye
From The Daily Edge
# I'll Burst Ye

The ultimate coke-mentos eruption involves nutella and a condom

Mar 30th 2014, 4:34 PM 5,244 Views 0 Comments

He might be a bit hoarse after this.

# experiment - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Here is yet another reason all men should have beards
# Beardalicious
From The Daily Edge
# Beardalicious

Here is yet another reason all men should have beards

Feb 12th 2014, 9:23 AM 5,087 Views 3 Comments

The storage potential is infinite.

# experiment - Monday 3 February, 2014

POLL: Are sin bins in football a good idea?
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

POLL: Are sin bins in football a good idea?

Feb 3rd 2014, 4:34 PM 3,062 Views 12 Comments

FIFA are considering bringing in the concept.

# experiment - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Teacher ‘slices’ student in shiver-inducing class experiment
# Teacher's Pet
From The Daily Edge
# Teacher's Pet

Teacher ‘slices’ student in shiver-inducing class experiment

Jan 15th 2014, 10:30 PM 3,431 Views 1 Comment

May not be for the overly squeamish.

# experiment - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?

Jan 11th 2014, 10:15 AM 25,629 Views 44 Comments

Brown bread is more nutritious, while white bread is more processed.

# experiment - Friday 10 January, 2014

How to trick algae to save the planet
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

How to trick algae to save the planet

Jan 10th 2014, 1:33 PM 9,925 Views 20 Comments

Plus – why the Hen Harrier bird needs to be saved.

# experiment - Monday 6 January, 2014

Man eats only McDonalds for 3 months, ends up healthier than he started
# Minimise Me
From The Daily Edge
# Minimise Me

Man eats only McDonalds for 3 months, ends up healthier than he started

Jan 6th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,814 Views 5 Comments

Well that was unexpected!

# experiment - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Legal recreational 'pot shops' open in Colorado
# Legalisation
# Legalisation

Legal recreational 'pot shops' open in Colorado

Jan 1st 2014, 4:30 PM 16,208 Views 112 Comments

Business owners opened their doors to shoppers at 8am, with 25 pot shops in eight towns opening today.

# experiment - Friday 20 December, 2013

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 11,943 Views 35 Comments

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

# experiment - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Twitter tests out location feature that shows nearby tweets
# In The Know
# In The Know

Twitter tests out location feature that shows nearby tweets

Dec 17th 2013, 1:20 PM 4,913 Views 6 Comments

The experimental feature would allow users to see a map and timeline of what people are tweeting in their area.

# experiment - Monday 15 July, 2013

Here's what happens if you put an iPhone in a microwave
# Why?
From The Daily Edge
# Why?

Here's what happens if you put an iPhone in a microwave

Jul 15th 2013, 12:09 PM 4,528 Views 3 Comments

Why would anyone want to find out? It’s art, of course!

# experiment - Friday 1 March, 2013

Snapshot: What Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry would look like as a single entity
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Snapshot: What Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry would look like as a single entity

Mar 1st 2013, 7:28 PM 5,342 Views 2 Comments

Bayern fans’ dream was taken a step further thanks to Old School Panini.

# experiment - Monday 4 February, 2013

VIDEO: Here's what happens when you serve a ping pong ball at 900mph
# That's Science
From The42
# That's Science

VIDEO: Here's what happens when you serve a ping pong ball at 900mph

Feb 4th 2013, 5:53 PM 3,186 Views 6 Comments

Hint: it’s not returnable.

# experiment - Monday 7 January, 2013

Duffy admits that yellow card rule may be reviewed
# Experiment
From The42
# Experiment

Duffy admits that yellow card rule may be reviewed

Jan 7th 2013, 12:20 PM 792 Views 0 Comments

The GAA Director-General also insists that Hawkeye has to be used in inter-county championship games this year.

# experiment - Thursday 6 December, 2012

So, exactly how happy is Ireland?
# Happiness
# Happiness

So, exactly how happy is Ireland?

Dec 6th 2012, 6:00 PM 11,996 Views 33 Comments

The Happiness Experiment says it has found the answer…

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