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'I enjoyed it' - Seamus Coleman on new role under Carlo Ancelotti
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# Experiment

'I enjoyed it' - Seamus Coleman on new role under Carlo Ancelotti

Dec 27th 2019, 2:06 PM 17,886 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland captain was deployed as a right-sided centre-back in the Everton manager’s first game in charge.

Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria
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# Experiment

Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria

Sep 9th 2019, 11:00 PM 10,150 Views 19 Comments

The Aston Villa man is normally used as a central midfielder for club and country.

Klopp pleased with Lallana's performance in 'Jorginho role'
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# Experiment

Klopp pleased with Lallana's performance in 'Jorginho role'

Jul 15th 2019, 1:24 PM 7,432 Views 9 Comments

The midfielder did not feature extensively for the Reds last season, but could find more playing time in a new position.

Do you agree with this controversial video referee decision from the France-England match?
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# Experiment

Do you agree with this controversial video referee decision from the France-England match?

Jun 14th 2017, 9:54 AM 6,984 Views 11 Comments

Raphael Varane was sent off after some deliberation, much to the dismay of his team-mates.

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens
# Experiement
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# Experiement

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens

Feb 11th 2017, 6:30 PM 18,330 Views 22 Comments

It was part of an experiment designed to show what would happen to an animal in an airtight box – the result isn’t too surprising.

NASA scientists to spend eight months in Hawaiian dome for 'Mars simulation'
# Dome Sweet Dome
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# Dome Sweet Dome

NASA scientists to spend eight months in Hawaiian dome for 'Mars simulation'

Jan 19th 2017, 12:49 PM 7,991 Views 16 Comments

The study will assess the psychological difficulties associated with living in isolation.

History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time
# New Dawn
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# New Dawn

History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time

Dec 14th 2016, 12:58 PM 5,487 Views 8 Comments

Japan’s Kashima Antlers stunned South American champions Atletico Nacional 3-0.

Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros?
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# Experiment

Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros?

Mar 31st 2016, 5:00 PM 13,495 Views 15 Comments

Martin O’Neill tried out the system against Slovakia at the Aviva Stadium the other night.

The experiment failed -- time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch 4-4-2
# Opinion
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# Opinion

The experiment failed -- time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch 4-4-2

Mar 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 35,572 Views 34 Comments

The Boys in Green earned a 1-0 win over Switzerland in last night’s friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

This American girl sent a Valentine's text to every random Irish guy she met when here
# Morto
# Morto

This American girl sent a Valentine's text to every random Irish guy she met when here

Feb 15th 2016, 10:00 PM 19,198 Views 3 Comments

Two summer’s worth of unknown numbers.

These people tried the condom challenge for the first time to see what it's like
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# Experiment

These people tried the condom challenge for the first time to see what it's like

Dec 11th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,554 Views 0 Comments

They would not recommend.

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 pirates an easier way to go official
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# Experiment

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 pirates an easier way to go official

Oct 30th 2015, 9:10 AM 12,198 Views 14 Comments

It’s offering a one-click purchase option to US users that pirated Windows 10, and will expand it to other countries if successful.

Poll: Is it ok to cat-call people as part of a social experiment?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Is it ok to cat-call people as part of a social experiment?

Sep 3rd 2015, 9:23 AM 14,961 Views 56 Comments

4FM’s The Niall Boylan Show set a reporter out to wolf whistle women and men as part of a segment earlier this week.

3 Midweek Longreads: Can this controversial child experiment end racism?
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# Bookmark Or Get Stuck In

3 Midweek Longreads: Can this controversial child experiment end racism?

May 27th 2015, 1:15 PM 8,822 Views 0 Comments

Longreads to savour or save.

Coke mixed with milk is the stuff nightmares are made of
# Coke Milk
# Coke Milk

Coke mixed with milk is the stuff nightmares are made of

Feb 27th 2015, 2:40 PM 6,328 Views 8 Comments

It goes clear. Totally clear.

"Do you trust me?": Blindfolded Muslim asks strangers to hug him
# Islamophobia
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# Islamophobia

"Do you trust me?": Blindfolded Muslim asks strangers to hug him

Feb 21st 2015, 2:36 PM 21,186 Views 84 Comments

Do they?

Is Google going to introduce a 'try before you buy' feature for apps?
# Trial Mode
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# Trial Mode

Is Google going to introduce a 'try before you buy' feature for apps?

Oct 9th 2014, 6:04 PM 4,834 Views 3 Comments

The company is said to be working on a system which would allow users to download micro versions of an app before paying for it.

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect
# Disappearing Act
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# Disappearing Act

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect

Sep 11th 2014, 1:16 PM 11,660 Views 4 Comments

The service is experimenting with a feature that will allow posts on the main site to delete themselves after a set period of time.

Twitter is clogging timelines with favourites and people are not impressed
# Unfave
# Unfave

Twitter is clogging timelines with favourites and people are not impressed

Aug 18th 2014, 10:18 AM 3,205 Views 0 Comments

The website’s latest experiment is not a hit with users.

How an empty crisp packet could be used to listen in on a conversation
# Good Vibrations
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# Good Vibrations

How an empty crisp packet could be used to listen in on a conversation

Aug 5th 2014, 6:13 PM 31,019 Views 18 Comments

Researchers from MIT, Microsoft and Adobe have developed an algorithm which can identify vibrations through objects and convert them into sound.

Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook's controversial mood experiment
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# Questions

Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook's controversial mood experiment

Jul 2nd 2014, 2:29 PM 9,713 Views 23 Comments

It will be working with Britain’s independent data watchdog, the Information Commissioner’s Office, as it investigates Facebook’s decision to alter 700,000 users’ News Feed as part of an experiment

O'Neill vows to experiment in Ireland's summer friendlies
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

O'Neill vows to experiment in Ireland's summer friendlies

May 25th 2014, 6:35 AM 1,673 Views 0 Comments

“This is an opportunity, it’s ideal for me but not ideal for the players,” the coach added.

Here's what happens when you mix Coke and milk, and it's disgusting
# Gross
# Gross

Here's what happens when you mix Coke and milk, and it's disgusting

Apr 27th 2014, 7:00 PM 12,603 Views 10 Comments

You’ll never look at Coke the same way again.

The ultimate coke-mentos eruption involves nutella and a condom
# I'll Burst Ye
# I'll Burst Ye

The ultimate coke-mentos eruption involves nutella and a condom

Mar 30th 2014, 4:34 PM 5,235 Views 0 Comments

He might be a bit hoarse after this.

Here is yet another reason all men should have beards
# Beardalicious
# Beardalicious

Here is yet another reason all men should have beards

Feb 12th 2014, 9:23 AM 5,080 Views 3 Comments

The storage potential is infinite.

POLL: Are sin bins in football a good idea?
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From The42
# Experiment

POLL: Are sin bins in football a good idea?

Feb 3rd 2014, 4:34 PM 3,050 Views 12 Comments

FIFA are considering bringing in the concept.

Teacher ‘slices’ student in shiver-inducing class experiment
# Teacher's Pet
# Teacher's Pet

Teacher ‘slices’ student in shiver-inducing class experiment

Jan 15th 2014, 10:30 PM 3,431 Views 1 Comment

May not be for the overly squeamish.

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?
# Young Sci 2014
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# Young Sci 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?

Jan 11th 2014, 10:15 AM 25,281 Views 44 Comments

Brown bread is more nutritious, while white bread is more processed.

How to trick algae to save the planet
# Young Sci 2014
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# Young Sci 2014

How to trick algae to save the planet

Jan 10th 2014, 1:33 PM 9,923 Views 20 Comments

Plus – why the Hen Harrier bird needs to be saved.

Man eats only McDonalds for 3 months, ends up healthier than he started
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# Minimise Me

Man eats only McDonalds for 3 months, ends up healthier than he started

Jan 6th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,806 Views 5 Comments

Well that was unexpected!

Legal recreational 'pot shops' open in Colorado
# Legalisation
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# Legalisation

Legal recreational 'pot shops' open in Colorado

Jan 1st 2014, 4:30 PM 16,189 Views 112 Comments

Business owners opened their doors to shoppers at 8am, with 25 pot shops in eight towns opening today.

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed
# Memory
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# Memory

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed

Dec 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 11,941 Views 35 Comments

Trinity College scientists work with fruit flies to make discovery about ‘habituation’ that could help with some neurological diseases.

Twitter tests out location feature that shows nearby tweets
# In The Know
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# In The Know

Twitter tests out location feature that shows nearby tweets

Dec 17th 2013, 1:20 PM 4,913 Views 6 Comments

The experimental feature would allow users to see a map and timeline of what people are tweeting in their area.

Here's what happens if you put an iPhone in a microwave
# Why?
# Why?

Here's what happens if you put an iPhone in a microwave

Jul 15th 2013, 12:09 PM 4,494 Views 3 Comments

Why would anyone want to find out? It’s art, of course!

Snapshot: What Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry would look like as a single entity
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# Experiment

Snapshot: What Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry would look like as a single entity

Mar 1st 2013, 7:28 PM 5,334 Views 2 Comments

Bayern fans’ dream was taken a step further thanks to Old School Panini.

VIDEO: Here's what happens when you serve a ping pong ball at 900mph
# That's Science
From The42
# That's Science

VIDEO: Here's what happens when you serve a ping pong ball at 900mph

Feb 4th 2013, 5:53 PM 3,185 Views 6 Comments

Hint: it’s not returnable.

Duffy admits that yellow card rule may be reviewed
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Duffy admits that yellow card rule may be reviewed

Jan 7th 2013, 12:20 PM 791 Views 0 Comments

The GAA Director-General also insists that Hawkeye has to be used in inter-county championship games this year.

So, exactly how happy is Ireland?
# Happiness
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# Happiness

So, exactly how happy is Ireland?

Dec 6th 2012, 6:00 PM 11,989 Views 33 Comments

The Happiness Experiment says it has found the answer…

Ref has 'final word' on goal-line technology
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From The42
# New Dawn

Ref has 'final word' on goal-line technology

Dec 5th 2012, 8:57 AM 968 Views 3 Comments

The initiative begins this week in Japan, following a surge of calls for it to be introduced in recent years.

Why was a Boeing 727 deliberately crashed in desert?
# Air Safety
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# Air Safety

Why was a Boeing 727 deliberately crashed in desert?

Oct 14th 2012, 9:47 AM 27,103 Views 43 Comments

Experiment for Discovery Channel aims to understand what it takes to survive an air crash.

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