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International Space Station to pass in front of the moon tonight
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International Space Station to pass in front of the moon tonight

Oct 10th 2013, 7:15 AM 17,718 Views 30 Comments

Areas between Dublin and Bantry Bay in Cork should be able to see it tonight.

Check out TG4's spectacular tribute to Jonny Sexton and Isa Nacewa
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Check out TG4's spectacular tribute to Jonny Sexton and Isa Nacewa

May 13th 2013, 8:52 PM 5,896 Views 4 Comments

The channel made a video to mark the players’ imminent departures.

Glamour, drama and offbeat: 6 facts about the Cannes Film Festival
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Glamour, drama and offbeat: 6 facts about the Cannes Film Festival

May 13th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,319 Views 4 Comments

The Cannes Film Festival begins this week and runs until 26 May.

The Premier League team of the week
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The Premier League team of the week

Jan 15th 2013, 8:00 AM 1,890 Views 8 Comments

Check out who made the cut this time around, as we single out the weekend’s most impressive performers.

The Premier League team of the week
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The Premier League team of the week

Dec 31st 2012, 9:30 AM 1,054 Views 0 Comments

We separate the great from the good following another round of cross-channel action.

2012: The year in space exploration
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2012: The year in space exploration

Dec 25th 2012, 2:00 PM 4,614 Views 6 Comments

Landing on Mars, meteor showers and fixing the space station with a toothbrush – it’s been quite a year.

The Premier League team of the week
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The Premier League team of the week

Dec 24th 2012, 4:30 PM 1,420 Views 0 Comments

Check out who made the cut in our pick of England’s finest footballers over the past few days.

The Premier League Team of the Week
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The Premier League Team of the Week

Dec 18th 2012, 8:32 AM 1,378 Views 0 Comments

Featuring Norwich’s star Irish duo and the architects behind Arsenal’s stunning display last night.

Column: Why it’s important to look at the stars – literally
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Column: Why it’s important to look at the stars – literally

Dec 15th 2012, 7:00 PM 6,274 Views 34 Comments

It’s good to be curious about a world outside our own, because being inquisitive in the past has gotten us where we are today, writes Conor Farrell.

The Premier League team of the week
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The Premier League team of the week

Dec 12th 2012, 8:02 AM 1,158 Views 3 Comments

Check out who impressed us following another dramatic week of action in England’s top flight.

Opinion: The international football team of the week
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Opinion: The international football team of the week

Oct 18th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,889 Views 1 Comment

There were some phenomenal matches this week, and a number of stunning performances to boot.

Earth-sized planet found just outside solar system
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Earth-sized planet found just outside solar system

Oct 17th 2012, 3:33 PM 8,516 Views 26 Comments

Astronomers have found the closest planet in location and size to the Earth circling a star in the system Alpha Centauri.

Astronomers find diamond planet twice the size of Earth
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Astronomers find diamond planet twice the size of Earth

Oct 11th 2012, 9:29 PM 13,665 Views 59 Comments

The planet is made up mainly of graphite and diamond and was spotted zooming around a nearby star.

Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake to go head to head... on the cricket field?
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Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake to go head to head... on the cricket field?

Aug 16th 2012, 12:06 PM 751 Views 0 Comments

The Sydney Sixers are looking to add some Jamaican gold to their line-up after the Melbourne Stars approached the 100m sprint champion

Tonight's massive Euromillions jackpot MUST be won
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Tonight's massive Euromillions jackpot MUST be won

Aug 10th 2012, 10:14 AM 9,797 Views 33 Comments

There’s €190 million up for grabs…

Beyoncé and Jay-Z top best-paid celeb couple list
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Beyoncé and Jay-Z top best-paid celeb couple list

Aug 9th 2012, 4:12 PM 4,372 Views 6 Comments

Plus, we take a look at the highest paid celebrities under the age of 30… we’re not at all jealous of these youngsters, honestly.

Meteors to rain down on Earth over coming week
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Meteors to rain down on Earth over coming week

Aug 9th 2012, 7:15 AM 10,877 Views 13 Comments

Eyes to the sky, Astronomy Ireland are expecting a celestial firework show this weekend.

Legends of yore: here's our European Championships Best XI
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Legends of yore: here's our European Championships Best XI

Jun 7th 2012, 11:02 AM 545 Views 2 Comments

We’ve picked what we consider to be the greatest eleven players to ever grace the tournament. Do you agree?

Peaches Geldof continues family tradition of unusual names
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Peaches Geldof continues family tradition of unusual names

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:01 AM 9,549 Views 18 Comments

Astala might come from the Norwegian word for ‘love’ or, according to new mum and sister to Fifi Trixibelle, Pixie and Tiger Lily, it’s a Jewish name.

Bright stars: What to see in the sky tonight
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Bright stars: What to see in the sky tonight

Mar 26th 2012, 4:45 PM 37,239 Views 22 Comments

Jupiter, Venus and a thin slice of crescent moon to be highly visible at 8.30pm.

Education minister welcomes students' report on Junior Cert reform
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Education minister welcomes students' report on Junior Cert reform

Dec 29th 2011, 1:07 PM 2,155 Views 10 Comments

The Irish Second Level Student’s Union sent a report to Education and Skills Minister, Ruairí Quin, on the proposed changes to the current Junior Certificate examination system.

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:06 AM 1,640 Views 2 Comments

The two Earth-sized planets were discovered by a NASA team in the Kepler-20 star system.

Poll: Which RTÉ TV star would you like to see on a stamp?
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Poll: Which RTÉ TV star would you like to see on a stamp?

Nov 25th 2011, 2:32 PM 5,144 Views 77 Comments

Three RTÉ TV personalities have been chosen to front special commemorative stamps – who else on RTÉ TV should get one?

Meteor hunt begins after fireball lands 'on west of Ireland'
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Meteor hunt begins after fireball lands 'on west of Ireland'

Aug 31st 2011, 11:43 AM 5,746 Views 9 Comments

Anybody who finds fragments of the meteorite could make thousands of euro, experts say. So what are we looking for?

WATCH: Physicists recreate the formation of the Milky Way
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WATCH: Physicists recreate the formation of the Milky Way

Aug 29th 2011, 12:21 PM 1,591 Views 7 Comments

See that great big swirl there? That’s our home. An international team have used Swiss supercomputers to replay its creation.

Iran claims to have uncovered second cyber attack
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Iran claims to have uncovered second cyber attack

Apr 25th 2011, 2:57 PM 760 Views 0 Comments

A follow-up to the notorious Stuxnet worm – known as ‘Stars’ – is apparently uncovered by Iranian scientists.

Today's awesome space image
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Today's awesome space image

Oct 20th 2010, 8:30 AM 374 Views 0 Comments

The Hubble Telescope has captured another cracker, this time of a spiral-shaped galaxy.