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#Take a Break

From TheJournal.ie "Look up here, I’m in heaven": Lyrics to Bowie's last single show mortality was on star's mind Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie There's a killer robot patrolling the Great Barrier Reef Take A Break

There's a killer robot patrolling the Great Barrier Reef

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

From TheJournal.ie Feeling peckish? Feeling extravagant? Introducing the $100 gold-plated doughnut Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Homeless Irish man's stunning rendition of Summertime Take A Break This post contains videos

Watch: Homeless Irish man's stunning rendition of Summertime

Bernard Davey’s performance has made a big impression.

From TheJournal.ie This astronaut is taking stunning photos of Earth from space Take A Break

This astronaut is taking stunning photos of Earth from space

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

From TheJournal.ie This man makes art out of his body hair Take A Break

This man makes art out of his body hair

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

From TheJournal.ie Nasa is pretty excited about this Star Wars-style space 'lightsaber' Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie These kids were asked if a woman could do Santa's job Take A Break

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

Their answers were pretty interesting.

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch these animals eating bananas in unison Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch these animals eating bananas in unison

It takes them quite a while.

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and try to figure out this Einstein riddle Take A Break

Take a break and try to figure out this Einstein riddle

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

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Trinity students' acapella cover of After the Storm Take A Break This post contains videos

Watch: Trinity students' acapella cover of After the Storm

Take a break and watch Trinitones’ latest cover.

From TheJournal.ie This is the chicken nugget dispensing machine you've been waiting your entire life for Lego
From TheJournal.ie Watch: The world's first IVF puppies are pretty goddamn cute Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie This homeless man has just won €450,000 on a scratchcard Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie This 71-year-old man had a calm, collected response to the floods Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Santa uses sign language to make sure he gets this toddler's wish list Take A Break

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

Take a break and watch the moment here.

From TheJournal.ie Here's (almost) every film released this year in nine minutes Take A Break

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

Sit back and watch this.

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal Fireworks This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch Daniel Radcliffe's original Harry Potter audition Take A Break

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

The actor has changed quite a bit.

From TheJournal.ie Planning some Christmas shopping in Dublin? Check this site before you head in Take A Break

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

Any parking spaces? How is Dublin Bikes looking?

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and have a look at these pics of a baby princess Ah The Baba

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

The fourth in line to the throne is looking cheerful.

From TheJournal.ie Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him Greater Manchester Police

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

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

From The42 Katie Taylor will have a new coach in her corner during Irish title fight Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and enjoy the ticket this little boy issued to his phone-addicted Mam Take A Break

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

It came with a pretty hefty fine…

From TheJournal.ie Three delivered a lovely festive surprise to Galway kids who complained about its ad Take A Break This post contains videos

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and check out this list a man wrote about all the things that make his wife cry So Many Tears
From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch Miss Piggy's heartbreaking Adele cover Hello This post contains videos

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

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

From TheJournal.ie This company wants to hire someone 'with a mouth and a brain choc-full of sweet dreams' Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie People have been honouring the police dog killed in yesterday's Paris raid Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch basketball fans try to make these babies race Take A Break This post contains videos

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

Most of them were having none of it.

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken Take A Break This post contains videos

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch this terrified Irish mammy battling a huge spider Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie This calamity-prone cat has been a hit with viewers in the battle of the Christmas ads Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch a bulldog on a skateboard set a new world record Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and watch Alanis Morissette's 2015 update of Ironic Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: This portrait session with a twist shows the power of photography Take A Break

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

One man, six photographers, six different stories.

From TheJournal.ie Boy with autism saves his classmate with Heimlich manoeuvre he learned on SpongeBob Take A Break

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

His classmate had been choking on a piece of apple.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what happens when strangers made intense eye contact in Dublin Take A Break

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

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

From TheJournal.ie This university has a plan to stop people getting hurt because of smartphones Take A Break

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

No more falling over your friends while texting.

From TheJournal.ie A lost Disney film has been rediscovered after 87 years Take A Break

A lost Disney film has been rediscovered after 87 years

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