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Monaghan mine could end up producing €70 million worth of gold per year
# Gold Pure Gold
# Gold Pure Gold

Monaghan mine could end up producing €70 million worth of gold per year

Nov 13th 2013, 3:48 PM 18,966 Views 41 Comments

A company carrying out exploration work says there could be up to 20 million ounces of the mineral in the geological area known as the ‘Longford-Down Massif’.

Judo World Cup gold for Kearney while Thompson and Fleming also medal
# Full Set
From The42
# Full Set

Judo World Cup gold for Kearney while Thompson and Fleming also medal

Nov 9th 2013, 10:40 PM 2,206 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a profitable trip to Mauritius for Irish Judoka.

Man 'throws away $500,000 worth of gold' as revenge on ex-wife
# Bitter
From The Daily Edge
# Bitter

Man 'throws away $500,000 worth of gold' as revenge on ex-wife

Oct 30th 2013, 6:00 PM 28,864 Views 61 Comments

He really didn’t want her to have it.

Money doesn’t grow on trees but gold does
# Gold
# Gold

Money doesn’t grow on trees but gold does

Oct 23rd 2013, 10:20 PM 9,845 Views 9 Comments

Researchers have found minuscule nuggets of gold hidden inside the leaves of eucalyptus trees.

This is what a $10 million bra looks like
# Is This Real Life?
From The Daily Edge
# Is This Real Life?

This is what a $10 million bra looks like

Oct 17th 2013, 5:26 PM 4,981 Views 8 Comments

The Victoria’s Secret ‘Fantasy’ bra is just that.

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust
# Dispute
# Dispute

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust

Oct 15th 2013, 3:12 PM 4,081 Views 31 Comments

The tablet was brought to the US by a Holocaust survivor after surviving the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Weird Wide Web: Love spells, a gold-plated phone and a really clever chair
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Love spells, a gold-plated phone and a really clever chair

Oct 13th 2013, 11:00 AM 9,710 Views 14 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

15-year-old Ciara Ginty wins world boxing gold for Ireland
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

15-year-old Ciara Ginty wins world boxing gold for Ireland

Sep 28th 2013, 2:36 PM 2,099 Views 3 Comments

Watch your back, Katie — Ciara Ginty is world junior champion.

Gold bars worth €1.6 million vanish from Air France plane
# Gold
# Gold

Gold bars worth €1.6 million vanish from Air France plane

Sep 24th 2013, 9:51 PM 17,804 Views 43 Comments

It is thought that the thieves had the help of “airport accomplices”.

5 of history's most amazing hidden treasures
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5 of history's most amazing hidden treasures

Sep 11th 2013, 5:01 PM 36,835 Views 32 Comments

Have you ever dreamt about uncovering hidden pieces of history? Here’s the real deal.

How do you strike gold?
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How do you strike gold?

Sep 10th 2013, 4:21 PM 28,458 Views 42 Comments

Could you learn the science of a gold prospector? It’s not as hard as you might think.

A brief history of the gold hidden around Ireland
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A brief history of the gold hidden around Ireland

Sep 9th 2013, 12:22 PM 66,364 Views 43 Comments

Could you be sitting on top of your own personal goldmine?

Irish-American returns to Ireland to seek his fortune
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Irish-American returns to Ireland to seek his fortune

Sep 6th 2013, 6:39 PM 33,723 Views 56 Comments

The 72-year-old man is looking to strike gold in the Wicklow Mountains.

New iPhone could be gold, scratch resistant and have a fingerprint scanner
# Apple
# Apple

New iPhone could be gold, scratch resistant and have a fingerprint scanner

Aug 22nd 2013, 1:32 PM 23,776 Views 98 Comments

Apple is reported to be releasing two new iPhones in September – the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C.

Usain Bolt equals world golds record with relay win
# History
From The42
# History

Usain Bolt equals world golds record with relay win

Aug 18th 2013, 4:30 PM 2,357 Views 0 Comments

It capped another remarkable week for the Jamaican athlete, who previously reclaimed his world 100m title in Moscow in emphatic style.

VIDEO: The climactic moments of Rob Heffernan's gold medal success
# Recap
From The42
# Recap

VIDEO: The climactic moments of Rob Heffernan's gold medal success

Aug 14th 2013, 10:49 AM 4,492 Views 7 Comments

Check out the footage of a historic moment in Irish sport.

Jason Smyth clinches double with 100m gold at world championships
# Double Up
From The42
# Double Up

Jason Smyth clinches double with 100m gold at world championships

Jul 25th 2013, 6:23 PM 2,192 Views 15 Comments

A storming run of 10.61 seconds gave the Paralympic Champion 100m Gold.

Meet Ireland's 15-year-old Tae Kwon Do World Champion
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Meet Ireland's 15-year-old Tae Kwon Do World Champion

Jul 20th 2013, 8:30 AM 3,124 Views 7 Comments

Cork’s Donna O’Mahony took gold at the World Tae Kwon Do Championships last weekend.

Katie Taylor defeats Estelle Mossely to win gold, disappointment for Murphy
# Success
From The42
# Success

Katie Taylor defeats Estelle Mossely to win gold, disappointment for Murphy

Jul 6th 2013, 7:09 PM 12,487 Views 39 Comments

The Bray native today secured her fifth European gold in total, beating her French opponent after a unanimous decision.

Radio documentary on school stand-off wins gold award in New York
# Kilfinane
# Kilfinane

Radio documentary on school stand-off wins gold award in New York

Jun 17th 2013, 9:17 PM 11,233 Views 3 Comments

Grey Heron Media has won a gold medal at the prestigious New York Festivals Awards for the documentary which captured the dramatic story of the stand-off.

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum
# Gold Rush
# Gold Rush

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum

May 30th 2013, 5:58 PM 7,474 Views 13 Comments

Eighty one gold coins belonging to a seventeenth century merchant have gone on display at the National Museum of Ireland. Very little chocolate is said to be inside them.

Photos: Spot a rainbow this evening? Cos there were lots of them...
# Colour
# Colour

Photos: Spot a rainbow this evening? Cos there were lots of them...

May 14th 2013, 10:04 PM 17,435 Views 25 Comments

One of the only good things about the weather lately? Rainbows. Lots and lots of rainbows.

Gold prices hit biggest slump in 30 years
# Gold
# Gold

Gold prices hit biggest slump in 30 years

Apr 16th 2013, 1:02 PM 13,231 Views 52 Comments

It’s believed that the market is spooked by weak growth in China and the possibility that Cyprus is to sell off some of its gold reserves.

VIDEO: The 2012 Olympics completely changed how we consume sports
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

VIDEO: The 2012 Olympics completely changed how we consume sports

Mar 16th 2013, 10:44 AM 880 Views 1 Comment

Some of the numbers are staggering, such as how social media discussion of certain brands grew nearly 1500% after ads for those companies ran during the London Games.

'Never say never pays off eventually' - Irvine savours double medal success
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'Never say never pays off eventually' - Irvine savours double medal success

Feb 22nd 2013, 7:30 AM 610 Views 0 Comments

The cyclist also discussed yesterday’s news that the Giro d’Italia was coming to Ireland.

How Twitter reacted to Martyn Irvine's double medal success
# Twittersphere
From The42
# Twittersphere

How Twitter reacted to Martyn Irvine's double medal success

Feb 21st 2013, 7:31 PM 2,058 Views 1 Comment

The site’s users were generous in their praise of the Irish cyclist.

The Evening Fix… now with added 'fo shizzle'
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added 'fo shizzle'

Jan 18th 2013, 7:50 PM 6,071 Views 1 Comment

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

More positive results from tests at Monaghan gold mine site
# Gold Mine
# Gold Mine

More positive results from tests at Monaghan gold mine site

Jan 18th 2013, 3:32 PM 13,132 Views 51 Comments

Results mean that processing of the gold should go more smoothly.

Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan
# Gold Diggers
# Gold Diggers

Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan

Jan 8th 2013, 12:04 PM 7,257 Views 20 Comments

The metallurgical test undertaken included grinding, crushing and other factors relating to the mill design that would be needed to process the output from the mine.

Gold found in Wicklow and Wexford
# Strike Gold
# Strike Gold

Gold found in Wicklow and Wexford

Dec 11th 2012, 3:41 PM 26,401 Views 47 Comments

Two Irish mining companies, Connemara Mining Company and IMC Exploration Group, say they have recorded large finds.

‘I came away from the Olympics disappointed and wanted a good end to the year’ – Britton
# Athletics
From The42
# Athletics

‘I came away from the Olympics disappointed and wanted a good end to the year’ – Britton

Dec 11th 2012, 7:40 AM 977 Views 0 Comments

The European Cross Country champion was glad to move on from her experience in London with a win over the weekend.

Hold on to your hats: Serena Williams named WTA player of the year
# Awards Season
From The42
# Awards Season

Hold on to your hats: Serena Williams named WTA player of the year

Dec 1st 2012, 3:01 PM 918 Views 0 Comments

The American won Wimbledon, the US Open and Olympic gold after a successful comeback.

South African miner fires 8,500 as strikes weaken
# Souh Africa
# Souh Africa

South African miner fires 8,500 as strikes weaken

Oct 23rd 2012, 7:45 PM 7,055 Views 15 Comments

Major gold producers in South Africa are playing a high-stakes game of chicken with workers striking over wages.

"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.

12 practical uses for gold
# My Precious
# My Precious

12 practical uses for gold

Sep 23rd 2012, 9:40 AM 13,169 Views 9 Comments

Gold is valued for its ‘flat currency’ in a turbulent market – but there’s more to it than that…

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh
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# Heroes

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh

Sep 14th 2012, 8:27 AM 2,273 Views 4 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be hosting a reception later today for the Irish team to celebrate their haul of sixteen medals at London 2012.

Make mine a double! Mark Rohan wins his second cycling gold
# Paralympics
From The42
# Paralympics

Make mine a double! Mark Rohan wins his second cycling gold

Sep 7th 2012, 1:17 PM 3,752 Views 8 Comments

Westmeath’s Mark Rohan doubled up on his Paralympic haul with gold in the men’s individual road race H1 this morning.

The best Paralympic picture you'll see today: Alex Zanardi celebrates hand-cycling gold
# Paralympics
From The42
# Paralympics

The best Paralympic picture you'll see today: Alex Zanardi celebrates hand-cycling gold

Sep 5th 2012, 4:57 PM 2,081 Views 4 Comments

The Italian, who lost both legs in a motor racing crash, won Wednesday’s individual hand-cycling time trial at Brands Hatch.

More success for Team Ireland, as Darragh McDonald claims gold
# Paralympics
From The42
# Paralympics

More success for Team Ireland, as Darragh McDonald claims gold

Sep 1st 2012, 8:29 PM 9,162 Views 25 Comments

The Wexford man beat his original PB by seven seconds at the Aquatic Centre this evening.

World’s fastest! Jason Smyth secures Ireland’s third gold at Paralympics
# Champion
From The42
# Champion

World’s fastest! Jason Smyth secures Ireland’s third gold at Paralympics

Sep 1st 2012, 8:25 PM 14,419 Views 44 Comments

The Derry sprinter secured his second world record in two days to win his 100m event by more than half a second.