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Paralysed man can now use his hand thanks to pioneering software
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Paralysed man can now use his hand thanks to pioneering software

Apr 13th 2016, 6:46 PM 14,178 Views 7 Comments

Ian Burkhart was left with a broken neck after a swimming accident.

This man has lost nine fingers to frostbite ... and he's trying to climb Mount Everest
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This man has lost nine fingers to frostbite ... and he's trying to climb Mount Everest

Sep 28th 2015, 10:20 PM 15,320 Views 29 Comments

Nobukazu Kuriki lost nine fingers to frostbite in 2012 on Everest. He is the only climber trying to summit the world’s highest mountain this year.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
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The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Jun 17th 2014, 4:50 PM 8,763 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Lidl in Sligo has a very uncomfortable special offer
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# Fingers

Lidl in Sligo has a very uncomfortable special offer

Jan 1st 2014, 12:07 PM 20,975 Views 1 Comment

Ouch.

You can now wear Facebook on your nails
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# Nailed It

You can now wear Facebook on your nails

Aug 30th 2013, 9:23 AM 1,574 Views 0 Comments

Of course you can.

Extract: 'The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony'
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Extract: 'The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony'

Mar 3rd 2013, 7:30 PM 207 Views 44 Comments

Michael Fingleton’s autonomous powers in Irish Nationwide should have been picked up on by the Financial Regulator – why weren’t they? asks Tom Lyons and Richard Curran.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Sep 21st 2011, 8:34 AM 2,777 Views 8 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Two arrests over Meath drugs haul, fears for hundreds of jobs at Aviva, how hurling is now a ‘foreign game’, and proof that death and taxes really are certainties in life…

Here's the Cuban man with two extra fingers and two extra toes
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# Brace Yourself

Here's the Cuban man with two extra fingers and two extra toes

Aug 27th 2011, 1:36 PM 2,436 Views 16 Comments

Known as polydactyly, Yoandri Hernandez Garrido’s condition is relatively common, but it’s rare for the extra digits to be so perfect.

Boy born with 34 fingers and toes
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Boy born with 34 fingers and toes

Jul 26th 2011, 3:23 PM 1,241 Views 16 Comments

The young Indian boy holds the world record for the person born with most fingers and toes.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
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The 9 at 9: Thursday

Mar 3rd 2011, 8:44 AM 1,939 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The news from the Department of Finance is even worse than we thought; an artist’s fingers cut off during a savage attack and everything you need to know to bluff your way through the day’s cricket chat.

Neanderthals were promiscuous because they had longer fingers
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Neanderthals were promiscuous because they had longer fingers

Nov 3rd 2010, 11:08 AM 2,545 Views 0 Comments

Scientists conducting fossil research on neanderthals reveal that promiscuity and aggressiveness went hand in hand for the ancient human relatives.