Articles

Examples of my past work, arranged in reverse chronological order:

2017:

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Human-dog bond provides clue to treating social disorders
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/human-dog-bond-provides-clue-treating-social-disorders_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Establishing a sense of direction is the first step for the European Open Science Cloud
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/establishing-sense-direction-first-step-open-science-cloud-dr-juan-bicarregui_en.html

CORDIS
Journalists acting as referees could prevent the spread of fake news
http://cordis.europa.eu/news/rcn/128660_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
EUR 30 billion in research spending allocated for 2018-2020
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/eur-30-billion-research-spending-allocated-2018-2020_en.html 

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
South Atlantic Agreement takes on questions too big to be solved alone
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/new-alliance-ocean-scientists-reveal-climate-change-impacts_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Sample labelling in the North Sea helping link up Europe’s research ships: https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/sample-labelling-north-sea-helping-link-europe-s-research-ships_en.html

2016:

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Scientists investigate how to protect Europe against tsunamis
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/scientists-investigate-how-defend-europe-against-tsunamis_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Uncovering the secrets of the naked mole rat
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/uncovering-secrets-naked-mole-rat_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Even insects have distinct personalities – research finds
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/even-insects-have-distinct-personalities-research-finds_en.html

2015

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Europe’s underwater glider readied for 5km ocean plunge
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/europe-s-underwater-glider-readied-5-km-ocean-plunge_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Ancient DNA and pollen in fossilised urine towers reveal climate change
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/ancient-dna-and-pollen-fossilised-urine-towers-reveal-climate-change_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Mapping the Atlantic – EU, US and Canada take on the final frontier
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/mapping-atlantic-eu-us-and-canadian-scientists-take-final-frontier_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
New screens could spell the end for 3D glasses
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/new-3d-screens-could-spell-end-3d-glasses_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Ancient ice holds clues to climate change
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/ancient-ice-holds-clues-climate-change_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Dinosaur fossils and super-strength X-rays reveal why birds fly
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/dinosaur-fossils-and-super-strength-x-rays-could-reveal-why-birds-fly_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Here’s how to become a scientist even if you don’t have a degree
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/here-s-how-become-scientist-even-if-you-don-t-have-degree_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Sustainable food, energy and materials will flow from a technology-driven bioeconomy
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/sustainable-food-materials-and-energy-will-flow-technology-driven-bioeconomy

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
The EU needs to regulate for cities with driverless cars
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/eu-needs-regulate-cities-driverless-cars-dr-jean-luc-di-paola-galloni_en.html

EU Observer
Ireland hopes same-sex vote will inspire others
https://euobserver.com/beyond-brussels/128905

2014:

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Young entrepreneurs need to know more about research funding – Interview with Pierre-Yves Cousteau
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/young-entrepreneurs-need-know-about-research-funding-pierre-yves-cousteau_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Cutting the cost of HIV tests
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/cutting-cost-hiv-tests_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Nanoscale microscope wins Nobel Prize for EU researcher
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/nanoscale-microscope-wins-nobel-prize-eu-researcher_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Ice buckets pour new attention on little-known area of research
https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/ice-buckets-pour-new-attention-little-known-area-research_en.html

Horizon Magazine (European Commission’s DG RTD)
Inner GPS discovery leads EU researchers to Nobel Prize
http://research.prd.mostra.eu/article/inner-gps-discovery-leads-eu-researchers-nobel-prize_en.html

European Parliament’s Newshound Magazine
Edition 416 Violence Against Women

European Parliament’s Newshound Magazine
Edition 419 Capturing what you can’t control

European Parliament’s Newshound Magazine
Edition 419 Obama we were there 

European Parliament’s Newshound Magazine
Edition 420 Chocolate a sweet treat with a dark side

European Parliament’s Newshound Magazine
Edition 421 Battle for your vote

European Parliament’s Newshound Magazine
Edition 425 Train to Auschwitcz

2013:

The Irish Times
Waiting for Wimbledon: ‘We queue properly here. Leaving is cheating’
http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/waiting-for-wimbledon-we-queue-properly-here-leaving-is-cheating-1.1453043

The Irish Independent
The Science of Christmas Supplement created in collaboration with the Irish Research Council. Not available online, contact me for more information.