Trinity College, The University of Dublin

  • The Right Amount of Grazing Builds Diverse Forest Ecosystems – How Bambi Boosts Biodiversity
    Excluding deer from important forest ecosystems enables some plant species to over-dominate, which has a negative, knock-on effect on biodiversity.
  • Vitamin D linked with improved survival in bowel cancer patients
    New research from Trinity and Edinburgh Universities points to the potential importance of Vitamin D in bowel cancer survivorship.
  • Irish Researchers Make A Material Breakthrough
    Professor John Boland and his team are the first in the world to measure 'Poisson’s Ratio' on the nanoscale - a breakthrough that will significantly impact the development of flexible electronics.
  • Let those damaged by the Irish asylum system tell their stories
    A statutory review into the excessive use of Irish mental hospitals is needed according to Dr Damien Brennan from Trinity's School of Nursing and Midwifery. He argues however, that it would be an error for such a review to be incorporated within the inquiry into mother-and-baby homes.
  • Five Trinity Researchers Win Starting Investigator or Development Awards
    The grants, awarded by Science Foundation Ireland, are designed to help Ireland’s most promising young researchers to embark on fully independent research careers.
  • Trinity Sports Scholarship Students Head for Commonwealth Games
    Trinity Sports Scholarship students, Victoria Mullin and Prakash Vijayanath will represent their countries in the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.