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Current Forecast:Wednesday, 27 May 2015 05:30
Mostly dry at first, with showers well scattered. But outbreaks of rain will spread from the Atlantic throughout the morning and will be heavy at times. A clearance to sunny spells and showers, along western coasts early this afternoon, will extend to all areas this evening. Top afternoon temperatures of 11 to 14 C., Fresh and gusty southwest winds, will veer westerly in the clearance.
08 May 2015 - Light & Shadow Event, UCD O'Brien Centre for Science, Saturday May 23rdFind out how light influences all aspects of your life through an exciting programme of talks, demonstrations, installations and film screenings.
23 April 2015 - Climate Change: the half-biscuit linkOur planet is constantly bathed in sunshine as it revolves around the sun, absorbing energy that passes through the top of the atmosphere and returning energy to space by reflection and emission of radiant heat. A balance is struck between the incoming and outgoing energy and, while the details vary by region and season, in general we wobble around an equilibrium which is linked to the mean global surface temperature of about 15°C.