Angie Liebaert

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Cancel that violin class

WELL-TO-DO parents fear two things: that their children will die in a freak accident, and that they will not get into Harvard. The first fear is …

Summer books that sizzle – whether it’s sunny or not

It’s hard to beat the pleasure of settling down on a sun lounger or sofa with a good book. Here are 25 of the season’s best to choose from<p>Sat, Jul 5, …

Autism linked to 'male hormones'

<b>Exposure to high levels of "male" hormones in the womb increases the chance of a baby boy developing autism, according to researchers.</b><p>The University of Cambridge researchers say their findings from more than 300 boys help unravel the causes of autism - a condition that affects both sexes but is far …

50 wild things to do in Ireland

Over 10 weeks, Irish Times readers have told us about the best places and ways to experience nature in Ireland. Here are a few of the secrets they …

Learning second language 'slows brain ageing'

<b>Learning a second language can have a positive effect on the brain, even if it is taken up in adulthood, a University of Edinburgh study suggests.</b><p>Researchers found that reading, verbal fluency and intelligence were improved in a study of 262 people tested either aged 11 or in their seventies.<p>A …

Heal Yourself By Harnessing Your Mind - The Crux

By Jo Marchant | May 23, 2014 10:48 am<p>We tend to think of medicine as being all about pills and potions recommended to us by another person—a doctor. …

The 20 Best Places to Go Wild in Ireland

Today ‘The Irish Times’ announces the longlist in its competition to find the best spots in the country to experience nature<p>Sat, May 17, 2014, 01:00 …

Neil deGrasse Tyson takes on climate change: “The dinosaurs never saw that asteroid coming. What’s our excuse?”

“Cosmos” finally addresses the biggest scientific issue of our time<p>The latest episode of the hit series "Cosmos" featured something rarely seen on Fox, and a topic that, as anyone who's been following the series closely will tell you, has been a long time coming. That's right, Neil deGrasse Tyson …

Youths Sue US Government Over Climate Inaction

Young people across the country are suing several government agencies for failing to develop a climate change recovery plan, conduct that amounts to a violation of their constitutional rights, says their lawyer Julia Olson.<p>Their futures are at stake, say the young plaintiffs.<p>“Climate change is the …

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