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Current Forecast:Tuesday, 26 May 2015 11:23
Dry this afternoon with sunny spells developing in the south and east. However, cloud will persist in parts of Connacht and Ulster, with a risk of coastal drizzle. Highest temperatures will range from only 10 or 11 degrees on northern coasts to 19 or 20 degrees in the southeast. Winds light to moderate, northwest to west.
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.