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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Galileo

All time
World champion stallion Galileo dies aged 23
Superstar colt won the Derby, Irish Derby and King George in 2001.
# Racing
Weekend tips: Broome can cement O'Brien's greatness with seventh Epsom Derby victory
Galileo looms large on tomorrow’s Classic, writes Thom Malone.
# daimler ag
'It's too easy to use trucks in attacks': Irish team aiming to prevent vehicles being used by terrorists
Researchers from WIT are among those working on an EU-funded project to help find uses for Europe’s new GPS system.
# Galileo
Four new EU satellites have been launched into space
It’s hoped that the satellites will improve security systems and locators.
# In Numbers
Prime numbers: the week in stats
How ‘special’ can a special adviser be? How many As can a credit rating have? And just how expensive can pneumonia be?
# Ad Astra
€670m satellite to be named after Swords boy Adam, 10
Adam Vaughan is the Irish winner of a pan-European competition to have a new navigational satellite named after him.
# Navigation
Video: First satellites of EU's Galileo navigation system launched
European and Russian scientists worked together to set up today’s launch using a Soyuz rocket.
# Birthday Boy
How today is the planet Neptune's first birthday (kind of)
Neptune was first observed from Earth on 24 September 1846. So how does that make today a birthday?