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#Take a Break

# take-a-break - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Take a break and watch the only total solar eclipse of 2016 Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch the only total solar eclipse of 2016

An Alaska Airlines flight from Anchorage to Honolulu was timed to allow passengers watch the rare eclipse from 37,000 feet in the air.

# take-a-break - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Man takes heat scan of his bum, turns it into fancy pirate map

Imgur user PaulChanel liked his butt-scan so much he commissioned the map from a professional designer in the UK.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Take a break and watch this gorgeous video of sunny Cork

Makes us wish for the summer…

# take-a-break - Monday 7 March, 2016

Take a break and try to figure out this frog riddle

It’s a tricky one.

# take-a-break - Friday 4 March, 2016

Take a break and marvel at this new pizza creation

An actual pizza pie…

# take-a-break - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Take a break and watch this machine play music with 2,000 marbles Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch this machine play music with 2,000 marbles

It’s mesmerising.

# take-a-break - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Take a break and watch two astronauts return to Earth after a year in space

Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko boarded the International Space Station on 27 March last year.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Take a break and watch Ben Affleck smuggle Matt Damon onto a chat show Good Will Hunting This post contains videos

Take a break and watch Ben Affleck smuggle Matt Damon onto a chat show

Jimmy Kimmel was not in the mood to end his feud with Damon.

# take-a-break - Monday 29 February, 2016

Take a break and watch Lady Gaga's powerful Oscars performance Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch Lady Gaga's powerful Oscars performance

The singer was joined by sexual assault survivors on stage in an emotional performance of Til It Happens To You.

# take-a-break - Friday 26 February, 2016

Take a break and watch this spot-on Dublin parody of Gogglebox

“I’ve been waiting on that spice bag for nearly an hour.”

# take-a-break - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Take a break and see if you can find the ninja dog in this picture

Very effective camouflage, good girl.

# take-a-break - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

This panda REALLY doesn't want to share his food

BACK OFF.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Watch David Attenborough meet the biggest animal ever to walk on Earth Take A Break This post contains videos

Watch David Attenborough meet the biggest animal ever to walk on Earth

The Titanosaur weighed 70 tonnes and was 40 metres long.

# take-a-break - Friday 19 February, 2016

Take a break and watch Adele and Ellen's relentless smoothie shop prank

It’s always a sign of a good prank when someone starts out by shouting ‘hello from the outside’ at a shop.

# take-a-break - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sick of his old mouse, this guy decided to make his own...from wood

A ‘wood mouse’, if you will.

# take-a-break - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

This is what happens when couples switch beards and go in for a kiss Take A Break This post contains videos

This is what happens when couples switch beards and go in for a kiss

There will be bleugh.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Justin Bieber was minus craic in James Corden's carpool karaoke

If you won’t really sing Uptown Funk there’s something wrong.

# take-a-break - Monday 15 February, 2016

These students threw a surprise party for their teacher and he started crying

It was an emotional moment.

# take-a-break - Friday 12 February, 2016

Get ready for the new Top Gear by checking out the first ever episode from 1977

“If you happen to be a road user, and let’s face it who isn’t these days?”

# take-a-break - Thursday 11 February, 2016

# take-a-break - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Watch: Violent storms, bright lights and dark seas - The view from 250 miles high

Astronaut Tim Peake tweeted the timelapse from ISS.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Take a break and check out this rabbit the size of a dog

Meet Atlas.

# take-a-break - Monday 8 February, 2016

Take a break and watch Elton John join James Corden for some excellent carpool karaoke

The music was blasting as they sang their way through rain-soaked LA streets.

# take-a-break - Friday 5 February, 2016

Take a break and watch Elton John performing in a tube station

The musical legend entertained commuters in St Pancras Station yesterday.

# take-a-break - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Take a break and watch the first ad for the Friends reunion

The special will be airing at the end of this month.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Get ready for an avalanche of Chinese poetry on the Dart this fortnight

Connolly Station is the venue for a Chinese New Year celebration as the exhibition is launched today.

# take-a-break - Monday 1 February, 2016

Take a break and say goodbye to this childhood classic...

… don’t worry though. They’ll be coming back under a different name.

# take-a-break - Friday 29 January, 2016

# take-a-break - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Take a break and meet Nano, the woman who claims to be a cat

Cat lady… as in a lady who is a cat.

# take-a-break - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Take a break and watch this shirtless man stop a robbery at a fast food restaurant

It would seem he removed his shirt especially for his heroics.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Video shows emotional moment teen awakes after surviving heart transplant

Trevor Sullivan’s life was saved after he received a donor heart.

# take-a-break - Monday 25 January, 2016

# take-a-break - Friday 22 January, 2016

WATCH: This incredibly emotional wedding haka has taken the internet by storm

It’s an intense watch.

# take-a-break - Thursday 21 January, 2016

This NY-based Irish family built an amazing 'snowman' and it's going viral on Facebook

Anything to get that feeling of home.

# take-a-break - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Take a break and watch last year's films made from Lego

Lego makes it all look great.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Take a break and watch this man try to pronounce 'specifically'

Be warned, things get heated.

# take-a-break - Monday 18 January, 2016

Take a break and watch the child star of Room give a great awards speech Super Cool This post contains videos

Take a break and watch the child star of Room give a great awards speech

“This is the best day of my life.”

# take-a-break - Friday 15 January, 2016

Donald Trump's child cheerleaders cheering for American freedom is really something Take A Break This post contains videos

# take-a-break - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Take a break and watch Saoirse Ronan teach Stephen Colbert how to speak with an Irish accent

The presenter also tried to pronounce some Irish names.

# take-a-break - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Short film about Dublin doorman charts changes in the city over 60 years

The film follows the story of a Dublin doorman from 1928 – 1988.