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# punching above our weight
Inventors, creators and innovators: The untold stories of what Irish people have given the world
A new book seeks to give these people recognition.
# digital healthcare
Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency
Tablet devices for nurses and electronic medical records – just some of the ideas showcased at a digital healthcare gathering in Dublin yesterday.
# inventive
VIDEO: How to… become an inventor with one easy kit
A simple invention kit, MaKey MaKey, allows you to play computer games with Play-Doh, play the piano with your stairs and use buckets of water as dance pads amongst other cool things.
# Forgotten Hero
Irish doctor who invented the modern injection remembered
Plus, some other things that you may not have known were invented by Irish people (spoiler: one is chocolate milk!)
# Handy
Why don’t these things exist? 11 ideas that would make life better
Quick, get onto inventing these and by this time next year, you could be a millionaire.
# inventors
Junior Inventor Awards 2011 launched
Could your primary school-aged child be the next Hedy Lamarr, one of the pioneers of wireless communication?