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Google celebrates St Patrick's Day with dancing shamrocks

Irish artist Eamonn O’Neill creates Google logo featuring dancing, musical shamrocks to honour Saint Patrick’s Day<p>Google’s front page features six dancing shamrocks today, three forming a folk band, two dancing and one applauding, to honour Saint Patrick’s Day.<p>March 17 marks the death of Saint …

Ireland

Obama on St Patrick's Day touts immigrant tradition in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donning green in the Oval Office, President Barack Obama promoted U.S-Irish ties on St. Patrick's Day as proof of America's …

Saint Patrick, Druids, Snakes, and Popular Myths

Today is St. Patrick’s Day, a yearly holiday celebrating Ireland’s favorite patron saint. While it’s a big event in Ireland (and used to be a very …

11 Things Unnecessarily Turned Green For St Patrick's Day

On St Patrick's day, everyone loves having an excuse to drink a lot and do awkward impressions of leprechauns, but SOME people (looking at you, America) go a teensy bit overboard. Here's an assortment of the most ridiculously unnecessary things that have been turned green for St Patrick's day.

20 Completely Legitimate Reasons To Celebrate St Patrick's Day

It seems that only English people celebrate St George's Day and only the Welsh celebrate St David's Day - but St Patrick's Day? St Paddy's Day is for …

The Real Saint Patrick

<i>Today is St. Patrick’s Day, a day Americans focus on good luck and all things Irish. But most of those celebrating don't know that the man for whom</i> …

10 Modern Irish Novels You Shouldn't Miss This Saint Patrick's Day

Ireland may be best known for its classics like James Joyce's Ulysses, but it's also the setting of lots of great modern books.

Bet you didn't know these 10 things about St. Patrick and Ireland! - Christian Saints Heroes

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)<br>3/17/2017 <i>(1 year ago)</i> <b><br>Catholic Online</b> (<b>https://www.catholic.org</b>)<p><b>10 fun facts to share with your friends!</b><p>The most …

On St. Patrick’s Day, Mexico remembers the Irishmen who fought for Mexico against the US

St Patrick’s Day is celebrated around the world — even in Mexico.<p>“Every St Patrick’s Day, the first toast that I make is in honor of the San Patricios,” says Martin Paredes, a Mexican blogger based in the US. “A group of Irishmen came to the defense of Mexico, and many of them died in defense of …

Mexico

St Patrick’s Lonely Hearts Club Band: Ireland’s most influential musicians

Ireland is a small country but it has played a big role in the history of modern popular music<p>Celebrated as a hub of folk music, Ireland was a late starter in pop and rock. The country didn’t really produce an international rock star until <b>Van Morrison</b> in the late Sixties, or a genuinely world …

5 Delicious Greens to Help You Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day

Put down the green beer and try one of these recipes<p>Do you normally spend Saint Patrick’s Day toasting with green beer? Or are you just sick of plain old spinach? Try one of these five healthy greens to spice up your feast and make the most of your training.<p><b>Collard Greens 
</b><p>Descendants of wild …

10 Supposedly Irish Things That Aren't Remotely Irish

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, millions will be embracing all things Irish. Wait, make that faux Irish—because many St. Patrick's "traditions" have …

‘50s Edition- What Car Company Had The Best 1950s Concept Car?

In the 1950s America was on the move. Suburban sprawl, an expanding highway system, and fast food franchises springing up across the nation fed the …

A 3D-Printed Car Inspired By The Leaf Of A Plant

German engineering firm EDAG took inspiration from the leaf of a plant for its 3D-printed Light Cocoon concept car, which debuts at the Geneva Motor Show, open to the public through March 15.<p>Rather than printing the entire body shell of the vehicle out of a rigid composite material, as startup …

Driverless Mercedes Spotted Zooming Around San Francisco

Welcome to the future.<p>Last week, San Francisco locals got to see first-hand what life could be like when our roads are filled with driverless cars, …

Project Viper GTS: Part 2 - General Maintenance > MotoIQ - Automotive Tech, Project Cars, Performance & Motorsports

<b>Project Viper GTS: Part 2 – General Maintenance</b><p>by Billy Johnson<p>Before thoroughly enjoying the purchase of a used performance car, it’s important for …

Apple CarPlay coming to over 40 new car models in 2015

It looks like Apple's CarPlay in-dash connectivity is finally picking up steam. Every major automaker is now committed to delivering vehicles featuring CarPlay in future vehicles, Apple's Tim Cook announced today at its Spring Forward event in San Francisco, one year (almost to the day) after the …

Tim Cook

Here's more detail about how long Apple's Watch battery will last

What does an all-day battery life of 18 hours really consist of? That's what Apple's promising it's debut smartwatch will offer. Thankfully, it has also detailed a bunch of other power-draining use cases to allay / confirm (delete as appropriate) any battery life fears. This typical use battery …

Smartwatches

Human heart on a chip could replace animal drug testing

A new device could help make drug testing safer, faster, cheaper -- and eliminate the need for animal testing. It's just an inch long, but inside its silicone body is housed a small piece of cardiac muscle that responds to cardiovascular medications in exactly the same way heart muscle does inside …

Solar Impulse Plane Lands in India After 15 Hours of Flight

The Swiss-built Solar Impulse plane completed the second leg of its round-the-world journey on Tuesday in Ahmedabad, India, after flying for more than 15 hours from Oman.<p>The solar-powered, single-seat craft took off amid the morning haze at Muscat International Airport in Oman, at 6:36 a.m. local …

The Strange Resurrection of Atari's Long-Buried E.T.

The National Museum of American History, part of the Smithsonian, has added a vintage copy of the Atari 2600 video game <i>E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial</i> to …

Videogame Industry Acquisitions and IPOs Are at a Record, Study Says

Acquisitions and initial public offerings in the global videogame industry rose to a record $24 billion last year, fueled by the hunt for blockbuster titles that can help game companies stand out in a market where growth is slowing, according to Digi-Capital, an advisory firm.<p>Digi-Capital said in a …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Future of Video Games: 5 Predictions

Sony is getting great reviews for the new PlayStation Now platform, but they’re in good company when it comes to streaming game subscriptions:• EA …

Virtual reality is taking over the video game industry

When you look at the expansiveness of our games or the speed of our sports games, the likelihood of motion sickness goes up dramatically."<p>Blake Jorgensen, EA's chief financial officer

Virtual Reality

This Batter Bot 3D Prints Pancake Art

[protected-iframe id=”f1143541660e15e8a7f9146296d37a3a-24588526-39990176″ info=”https://www.kickstarter .com/projects/1853707494/pancakebot-the-worlds-first-pancake-printer/widget/video.html” width=”640″ height=”480″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no”]<p>Two years after building a DIY LEGO Pancake Bot, …

The High Tech Farms Where Our Future Food Will Grow in Nothing But Air

If our planet is going to support an extra four billion people by the end of the century, we'll need to find some creative new ways to feed …

Aquaponics

Fake food: the tech companies working to revolutionise how we eat protein

Ethan Brown likes the taste and texture of meat. He just doesn't like the morals of it. Until now, that left him with the choice of eating an animal and feeling guilty, or going vegetarian and missing out on the juicy taste of grilled chicken. Fungi-based substitutes such as Quorn don't tend to cut …

Agriculture

Print your dessert and inhale your booze: Nine high-tech foods you can eat right now

‘Tis the season for large birds, plenty of gravy, and …. cocktails that double as science experiments? That’s right. Everyone knows technology is …