August 5, 2022 | The Washington Post (Web)

Judges rely on Wikipedia for their opinions, a new study finds

they are right, like settling a bar bet with the Guinness World Records or checking a proposed word ...
August 5, 2022 | National Geographic UK (Web)

Humans are not prepared for a pandemic caused by fungal infections

embedded in the cell membrane—that rid fungal cells of unwanted substances such as heavy metal...
August 4, 2022 | RTE Online (Web)

Smaller gardens for new houses proposal

PH: Rory Hearne, Assistant Professor of Social Policy, Maynooth University; Tom Phillips, Planning C...
August 4, 2022 | Irish Examiner (Web)

Naive to think reducing garden size would lead to house price drop

building on a huge scale, through a semi-state construction company, through local councils, and aff...
August 4, 2022 | Newstalk (Web)

''Don''t be naive'': New proposals won''t reduce house prices, experts warn

"fix the housing crisis". It has suggested a reduction in back door to back door distance ...
August 4, 2022 | Kildare Nationalist (Web)

Red Cross hands out ?40k in Maynooth | Kildare Nationalist

MAYNOOTH University was the location this week (3 August) for the distribution of €40,000 wort...
August 3, 2022 | Irish independent (web)

?40,000 of food and clothing distributed to Ukrainian refugees at Maynooth College

Approximately €40,000 worth of food and clothing vouchers were handed out to Ukrainian refugee...
August 4, 2022 | Irish independent (web)

Murphy experiences thrill of Old Course win

The 150th Open but Dundalk's Eoin Murphy got to experience the thrill of a lifetime with victory...
August 3, 2022 | RTE Online (Web)

Clothing, food voucher donations given to Ukrainians living in Ireland

Clothing and food vouchers have been distributed to members of the Ukrainian community at Maynooth U...
August 2, 2022 | Wired.com (Web)

Wikipedia Articles Sway Some Legal Judgments

experiment designed to test how the crowdsourced encyclopedia may influence legal cases. Edits made ...
August 2, 2022 | Echo Live (Web)

Climate change: Let''s stop the squabbling and start fixing...

with reports of the tide going the wrong way and eye-witnesses saying it reminded them of reports of...
July 28, 2022 | Legal Futures (Web)

"Trial by internet" ? Judges turn to Wikipedia to aid reasoning

Technology (MIT) about the impact of articles about chemistry on Wikipedia, the team at its Computer...
July 27, 2022 | MSN Australia (Web)

A new study shows how judges in Ireland used Wikipedia in their decisions

Wikipedia , the free, volunteer-driven online encyclopedia, to help inform their decisions, accordin...
July 27, 2022 | Malaysia MSN (Web)

A new study shows how judges in Ireland used Wikipedia in their decisions

Wikipedia , the free, volunteer-driven online encyclopedia, to help inform their decisions, accordin...
July 27, 2022 | Irish Times (Web)

Wikipedia articles 20% more likely to influence legal reasoning of Irish judges, scientists find

articles on Wikipedia are 20 per cent more likely to influence the legal reasoning of Irish judges t...
July 27, 2022 | Irish Examiner (Web)

Sinn Fein''s refusal to give emissions target ''maddening''

do not have the detail, line by line, percentage by percentage, and we're not going to pick a fi...
July 27, 2022 | Irish independent (web)

Irish judges are relying on Wikipedia when writing judgments, study finds

for their rulings, a major academic experiment has found, prompting fears the internet encyclopaedia...
July 26, 2022 | Silicon Republic (Web)

`A vast inequity'': The role of law and access to Covid-19 vaccines

Maynooth University's Prof Aisling McMahon researches the role of law in regulating emerging tec...
July 25, 2022 | Irish Times (Web)

Decision to expand second boosters to people in 50s surprises immunologists

quickly". "That has to be weighed up against the risks that the uptake will be poor now an...
July 25, 2022 | Irish independent (web)

Climate professor: Non-farming sectors must play their part in reducing emissions or it''s game over

in this country centres on agriculture," a leading climate scientist has warned the Joint Oirea...