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Putting Irish Science on the (Google) Map

John Lee | Posted 07.18.2012 | Media
John Lee

It's a digital, interactive, online, tricked-out Google map called The Atlas of Ingenious Ireland. Dedicated to "Putting Irish Science on the Map," it locates and annotates key science, tech and natural history landmarks.

Wanna Be Green? Hotels Say It's All About The Towel

Peter Mandel | Posted 06.03.2012 | Travel
Peter Mandel

The bathroom is where your hotel's earnest personality really begins to beam.

PHOTOS: Searching For Redheads In Dublin

Sue Frause | Posted 05.30.2012 | Travel
Sue Frause

I recall hearing that they don't actually celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Ireland. Not true!

Who Speaks For Ireland? Rebel Voices Have Their Say

John Lee | Posted 05.16.2012 | New York
John Lee

At The Cell Theater, there'll be none of the season's shamrock and leprechaun sentimentality, so brace yourself for a riveting duet of dramas on rebellious Ireland.

Judge Throws 'All-Time Stupidest' Criminal In Jail

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 02.17.2012 | World

An armed robber who a judge branded "amongst the all-time stupidest criminals” has been jailed for his part in a robbery in which the thieves had to...

America's Critical Role In The Spiritual Evolution Of The World

Lorna Byrne | Posted 04.17.2012 | Religion
Lorna Byrne

Each time I land in America it's as if a gate to the new world opens. God and angels have told me that America is the gateway to humanity's future. It is where the choices that will determine mankind's future will be made.

PHOTOS: Spring Break In Europe?

Travelzoo | Posted 04.14.2012 | Travel

Although spring break standbys -- Cancun, Jamaica, Havasu, Las Vegas and Florida -- certainly have their appeal, savvy travelers looking for an experience (and a deal or two) should look east to Europe.

PHOTOS: 9 European Attractions To Miss

BootsnAll | Posted 04.05.2012 | Travel

Not every attraction in Europe is world-class. Quite a few don't live up to the hype.

WATCH: A House Literally Made Of Money

Posted 01.31.2012 | Green

From Matt Hickman and Mother Nature Network: If you thought Versailles, a foreclosure-burdened, Louis XIV-inspired mega-mansion outside of Orlando ...

100-Year-Old Letter From Santa

Posted 12.23.2011 | World

Is 10 too old to believe in Santa? Apparently not for little Hannah, whose 1911 note to St. Nick has been unearthed in Dublin, Ireland, 100 years late...

Theme Parks In Ireland: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Lisa Lacy | Posted 12.13.2011 | Travel

Theme parks in Ireland offer some of the biggest thrills in Europe. If you're not in the right place at the right time, you may miss its traveling Fun...

Occupy Wall Street Spreads To Dublin's Dame Street

Posted 12.10.2011 | World

The protest movement Occupy Wall Street that has spread across the United States in recent days has now spilled across the Atlantic to Ireland. “...

Ireland Punching Above its Weight in Design, Too

John Lee | Posted 12.04.2011 | Home
John Lee

The vision of the World Design Capital project is to promote and encourage the use of design to further the social, economic and cultural development of the world's cities.

Great American Dive Bars

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 11.13.2011 | Home
Find. Eat. Drink.

We know it's nearly impossible to complete a list of the greatest dive bars in America, but here is a start. This list is picks from bartenders, somme...

Gerard Depardieu Laughs At Plane Peeing Incident, While Wearing Pigtails

Posted 11.04.2011 | Entertainment

Even Gerard Depardieu himself can't help but laugh at his infamous plane peeing incident. The French star, who peed in the aisle of a CityJet plane...

Depardieu Publicly Pees on Plane...

AOL Travel News | Posted 10.17.2011 | Travel

The French actor Gerard Depardieu gave the passengers on a CityJet flight from Paris to Dublin quite the show on Tuesday when he reacted to the news h...

Lightning In Dublin Knocks Out Amazon, Microsoft Cloud Services

Data Center Knowledge | Posted 10.08.2011 | Technology

A lightning strike has caused power outages at the major cloud computing data hubs for Amazon and Microsoft in Dublin, Ireland. The incident has cause...

Wild Irish Prose

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 09.26.2011 | Home
Nina Sankovitch

The Butterfly Cabinet by Bernie McGill is a gothic, creepy, and weirdly topical novel about murder by mother, inspired by the true story of the death of the daughter of an aristocratic Irish family in 1892.

Can Google Help Stop Violent Extremism?

The Washington Post | Posted 08.24.2011 | Technology

Technology giant Google, having conquered the Internet and the world around it, is taking on a new challenge: violent extremism....

Irish American Barack Obama Heartily Welcomed Home

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 07.30.2011 | Politics
Megan Smolenyak

Ireland recently extended the warmest of welcomes to President Obama whose ancestor departed 161 years ago.

No More Bailouts For Ireland, Though

Posted 07.30.2011 | Business

DUBLIN (Carmel Crimmins) - Ireland's government moved on Monday to quash speculation it would be forced to seek a second EU-IMF bailout and said it wo...

Obama in Ireland Gets Pint's Worth of Coverage in U.S.

John Lee | Posted 07.25.2011 | Media
John Lee

Obama, or O'Bama, captivated Moneygall, a youthful Dublin throng and most who watched it all on television, but to this stateside observer, U.S. media coverage was pretty light.

PHOTOS: Cooking With Gordon Ramsay In Powerscourt

Melanie Nayer | Posted 07.24.2011 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt was buzzing with excitement a few weeks ago. The resort, which has only been open three years, was at full capacity the day Gordon Ramsay arrived and it's no surprise: the man's got serious skills.

Queen Elizabeth Visit to Ireland Fraught With Violence Fears

Niall O'Dowd | Posted 07.16.2011 | World
Niall O'Dowd

The Queen's visit crosses another symbolic chasm between two islands who have been at odds for most of 800 years. If it is a success it marks another chapter in a new departure between the two countries.

Century-Old Irish Films Go From Time Capsule to YouTube (VIDEO)

John Lee | Posted 05.29.2011 | Media
John Lee