Peak viewing is set to take place between midnight and 5.30am.Read the full story ›
Armagh Planetarium is marking the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon landing by celebrating local connections to the mission.Read the full story ›
Alfie wanted a device for his birthday, but his dreams were crushed when his parents realised it cost nearly twice what they had expectedRead the full story ›
Some of those who witnessed the Bovedy meteorite which crashed 50 years ago have been remembering the event at the Armagh Planetarium.Read the full story ›
One in five UK women mistakenly think a smear test can detect ovarian cancer, according to new research.Read the full story ›
A new medical centre with the potential to develop groundbreaking treatments for cancer patients and enhance personalised medicine has been launched at Queen's University in Belfast
The £10 million centre for excellence will be based in the Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology and employ 17 members of staff.
The centre will be work on developing a laboratory to focus on diagnostics which can be used to predict cancer patients' response to treatment.
It is hoped that this could allow potentially costly drugs to be used more effectively by being prescribed only to those who can benefit from them.
The project has been part financed by Invest NI, which has pledged £5.8m towards its cost.
A spectacular display of celestial fireworks may be visible on Saturday night as the Earth flies through a cloud of cometary dust.Read the full story ›
Almost half of baby rice food products contain illegal levels of inorganic arsenic, according to Queen's University Belfast researchers.Read the full story ›
It was once the Loughs Agency's flagship, but a research vessel valued at around £2m has been sold for scrap for just under £27,000 pounds.Read the full story ›
A new study at Queen’s University is looking at how the use of sound can help blind or partially sighted children develop better movements.Read the full story ›