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"Look up here, I’m in heaven": Lyrics to Bowie's last single show mortality was on star's mind
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"Look up here, I’m in heaven": Lyrics to Bowie's last single show mortality was on star's mind

Jan 11th 2016, 11:00 AM 23,323 Views 12 Comments

“Look up here, man, I’m in danger. I’ve got nothing left to lose.”

There's a killer robot patrolling the Great Barrier Reef
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There's a killer robot patrolling the Great Barrier Reef

Jan 8th 2016, 11:05 AM 17,473 Views 13 Comments

And starfish are quaking. The brilliantly-titled Crown of Thorns Starfish robot is systematically killing starfish that are upsetting the eco-system

Feeling peckish? Feeling extravagant? Introducing the $100 gold-plated doughnut
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Feeling peckish? Feeling extravagant? Introducing the $100 gold-plated doughnut

Jan 7th 2016, 11:00 AM 9,721 Views 21 Comments

Yes, actual gold. Bad for your wallet, bad for your stomach too you’d have to think…

Watch: Homeless Irish man's stunning rendition of Summertime
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Watch: Homeless Irish man's stunning rendition of Summertime

Jan 6th 2016, 11:00 AM 21,648 Views 14 Comments

Bernard Davey’s performance has made a big impression.

This astronaut is taking stunning photos of Earth from space
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This astronaut is taking stunning photos of Earth from space

Jan 5th 2016, 11:00 AM 15,699 Views 3 Comments

Scott Kelly is in the final stretch of a year-long mission on the ISS, which orbits Earth every 92.91 minutes.

This man makes art out of his body hair
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This man makes art out of his body hair

Jan 4th 2016, 11:04 AM 13,796 Views 13 Comments

Mike Wolfe, 35, has a different look shaved on his back every four months.

Nasa is pretty excited about this Star Wars-style space 'lightsaber'
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Nasa is pretty excited about this Star Wars-style space 'lightsaber'

Dec 19th 2015, 11:00 AM 15,186 Views 30 Comments

The space agency claims to have spotted a massive lightsaber shooting through the Milky Way.

These kids were asked if a woman could do Santa's job
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These kids were asked if a woman could do Santa's job

Dec 18th 2015, 11:00 AM 14,627 Views 85 Comments

Their answers were pretty interesting.

Take a break and watch these animals eating bananas in unison
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Take a break and watch these animals eating bananas in unison

Dec 16th 2015, 11:00 AM 11,802 Views 12 Comments

It takes them quite a while.

Take a break and try to figure out this Einstein riddle
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Take a break and try to figure out this Einstein riddle

Dec 15th 2015, 11:00 AM 25,118 Views 43 Comments

It’s Einstein’s famous five houses riddle, with a twist.

Watch: Trinity students' acapella cover of After the Storm
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Watch: Trinity students' acapella cover of After the Storm

Dec 14th 2015, 11:03 AM 22,446 Views 24 Comments

Take a break and watch Trinitones’ latest cover.

This is the chicken nugget dispensing machine you've been waiting your entire life for
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# Lego

This is the chicken nugget dispensing machine you've been waiting your entire life for

Dec 11th 2015, 11:00 AM 18,222 Views 23 Comments

AND it’s made of Lego.

Watch: The world's first IVF puppies are pretty goddamn cute
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Watch: The world's first IVF puppies are pretty goddamn cute

Dec 10th 2015, 11:05 AM 8,893 Views 3 Comments

It also could help eradicate heritable diseases in dogs, according to the researchers.

This homeless man has just won €450,000 on a scratchcard
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This homeless man has just won €450,000 on a scratchcard

Dec 9th 2015, 11:33 AM 21,371 Views 36 Comments

He had been staying at a homeless shelter in Aspen, Colorado.

This 71-year-old man had a calm, collected response to the floods
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This 71-year-old man had a calm, collected response to the floods

Dec 8th 2015, 12:00 PM 20,022 Views 8 Comments

Sure you might as well use it for a spot of yoga.

Santa uses sign language to make sure he gets this toddler's wish list
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Santa uses sign language to make sure he gets this toddler's wish list

Dec 7th 2015, 11:00 AM 12,027 Views 13 Comments

Take a break and watch the moment here.

Here's (almost) every film released this year in nine minutes
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Here's (almost) every film released this year in nine minutes

Dec 5th 2015, 11:00 AM 8,274 Views 1 Comment

Sit back and watch this.

Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal
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Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal

Dec 4th 2015, 11:00 AM 11,603 Views 13 Comments

Cue tears.

Take a break and watch Daniel Radcliffe's original Harry Potter audition
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Take a break and watch Daniel Radcliffe's original Harry Potter audition

Dec 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 16,514 Views 14 Comments

The actor has changed quite a bit.

Planning some Christmas shopping in Dublin? Check this site before you head in
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Planning some Christmas shopping in Dublin? Check this site before you head in

Dec 1st 2015, 11:00 AM 26,044 Views 13 Comments

Any parking spaces? How is Dublin Bikes looking?

Take a break and have a look at these pics of a baby princess
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# Ah The Baba

Take a break and have a look at these pics of a baby princess

Nov 30th 2015, 11:00 AM 24,727 Views 35 Comments

The fourth in line to the throne is looking cheerful.

Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him
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Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him

Nov 27th 2015, 11:00 AM 21,601 Views 24 Comments

Christian Hickey and his mother Jayne were shot on the doorstep of their home in Manchester.

Katie Taylor will have a new coach in her corner during Irish title fight
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Katie Taylor will have a new coach in her corner during Irish title fight

Nov 27th 2015, 9:25 AM 7,449 Views 6 Comments

However, her father Pete will return in time for the Olympics.

Take a break and enjoy the ticket this little boy issued to his phone-addicted Mam
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Take a break and enjoy the ticket this little boy issued to his phone-addicted Mam

Nov 26th 2015, 11:00 AM 38,006 Views 23 Comments

It came with a pretty hefty fine…

Three delivered a lovely festive surprise to Galway kids who complained about its ad
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Three delivered a lovely festive surprise to Galway kids who complained about its ad

Nov 25th 2015, 11:00 AM 25,821 Views 20 Comments

A group of students at a Galway school wrote letters complaining about the company’s Christmas ad.

Take a break and check out this list a man wrote about all the things that make his wife cry
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Take a break and check out this list a man wrote about all the things that make his wife cry

Nov 24th 2015, 11:02 AM 35,061 Views 21 Comments

“She watched a video about a dog.”

Take a break and watch Miss Piggy's heartbreaking Adele cover
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Take a break and watch Miss Piggy's heartbreaking Adele cover

Nov 23rd 2015, 11:00 AM 13,717 Views 7 Comments

Piggy has given us some insight into the turbulent end to her relationship with Kermit.

This company wants to hire someone 'with a mouth and a brain choc-full of sweet dreams'
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This company wants to hire someone 'with a mouth and a brain choc-full of sweet dreams'

Nov 20th 2015, 10:59 AM 13,117 Views 8 Comments

“Applicants must have the ability to act like a kid in a sweet shop”.

People have been honouring the police dog killed in yesterday's Paris raid
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People have been honouring the police dog killed in yesterday's Paris raid

Nov 19th 2015, 10:58 AM 19,596 Views 83 Comments

French police said dogs like Diesel are indispensable in police raids.

Take a break and watch basketball fans try to make these babies race
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Take a break and watch basketball fans try to make these babies race

Nov 18th 2015, 11:03 AM 6,681 Views 6 Comments

Most of them were having none of it.

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken
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Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken

Nov 17th 2015, 10:58 AM 7,554 Views 13 Comments

Hopping phoenix, clean sweep, deadly current – you name the move and this guy can pull it off.

Take a break and watch this terrified Irish mammy battling a huge spider
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Take a break and watch this terrified Irish mammy battling a huge spider

Nov 16th 2015, 11:00 AM 30,914 Views 39 Comments

The arachnophobes among us feel for her, but it’s still pretty hilarious…

This calamity-prone cat has been a hit with viewers in the battle of the Christmas ads
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This calamity-prone cat has been a hit with viewers in the battle of the Christmas ads

Nov 13th 2015, 11:54 AM 16,570 Views 20 Comments

Mog the Cat has been resurrected, after being killed off by author Judith Kerr in 2002.

Take a break and watch a bulldog on a skateboard set a new world record
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Take a break and watch a bulldog on a skateboard set a new world record

Nov 12th 2015, 11:46 AM 11,285 Views 5 Comments

The most impressive feat by a dog on a skateboard you’ll see today…

Take a break and watch Alanis Morissette's 2015 update of Ironic
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Take a break and watch Alanis Morissette's 2015 update of Ironic

Nov 11th 2015, 10:53 AM 16,753 Views 26 Comments

“It’s like swiping left on your future soulmate.”

WATCH: This portrait session with a twist shows the power of photography
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WATCH: This portrait session with a twist shows the power of photography

Nov 10th 2015, 11:00 AM 18,280 Views 7 Comments

One man, six photographers, six different stories.

Boy with autism saves his classmate with Heimlich manoeuvre he learned on SpongeBob
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Boy with autism saves his classmate with Heimlich manoeuvre he learned on SpongeBob

Nov 9th 2015, 11:18 AM 9,869 Views 14 Comments

His classmate had been choking on a piece of apple.

Here's what happens when strangers made intense eye contact in Dublin
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Here's what happens when strangers made intense eye contact in Dublin

Nov 6th 2015, 11:00 AM 27,009 Views 28 Comments

Spoiler alert: It wasn’t that weird. But it was powerful.

This university has a plan to stop people getting hurt because of smartphones
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This university has a plan to stop people getting hurt because of smartphones

Nov 5th 2015, 11:00 AM 11,007 Views 8 Comments

No more falling over your friends while texting.

A lost Disney film has been rediscovered after 87 years
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A lost Disney film has been rediscovered after 87 years

Nov 4th 2015, 11:00 AM 8,109 Views 7 Comments

It was discovered by a researcher in the British Film Institute’s archives.