• March 30, 2017
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Articles by Mick O'Reilly

  • Homeless and stateless, some are in a no man's land between Libya and Egypt
  • The proof of the pudding
    Mar 09, 2017 Mick O’ReillySenior Associate Editor
    Grandma’s cooking and the proof of the pudding
  • World leaders try to decode Trump
    Mar 05, 2017 Mick O'Reilly, Senior Associate Editor
    Merkel spending hours studying interviews or video recordings of US President
  • Wishing on stars and a sky full of dreams
    Feb 26, 2017 Mick O’ReillySenior Associate Editor
    Some of the best thinking has been done looking at stars — it’s a meditation too, peaceful
  • Newsmaker: Marine Le Pen
    Feb 24, 2017 By Mick O’Reilly, Senior Associate Editor
    The National Front leader has been versed in the dark arts of French politics from the day she was born
  • Searching in the Goldilocks zone
    Feb 22, 2017 By Mick O’ReillySenior Associate Editor
    Nasa has found 348 plants that are Earthlike. but what are they keeping so tight-lipped about?
  • The challenge of getting to Mars
    Feb 15, 2017 By Mick O’ReillySenior Associate Editor
    The UAE wants to colonise a city on the Red Planet by 2117 — and that will take a colossal human, scientific and technological effort
  • Putting Northern Ireland on the global map
    Feb 05, 2017 Mick O'Reilly, Senior Associate Editor
    Alastair Hamilton is responsible for making sure the UK region hits above its weight
  • It is a small world, afterall
    Jan 28, 2017 Mick O’ReillySenior Associate Editor
    You know the world is a smaller place nowadays because there’re very few air mail letters taking days or weeks to be delivered
  • Driven to distraction by a deflated ego
    Jan 22, 2017 Mick O’ReillySenior Associate Editor
    Years ago, changing a flat tyre was something every driver was supposed to know and a question of manly pride. These days, anything goes
  • President Barack Obama bids farewell
    Jan 19, 2017 By Mick O’Reilly, Senior Associate Editor
    At noon in Washington, the US will change forever with Donald Trump coming to power
  • No clue on what Trump will do, Biden says
    Jan 18, 2017 By Mick O’Reilly, Senior Associate Editor
    Outgoing US Vice-President says biggest worry is that Trump, for all his bluster, could be a global bystander
  • All in the family
    Jan 13, 2017 Mick O’Reilly
    Marine Le Pen could win the elections — but first she must overcome an in-house feud
  • Cloud sourcing
    Jan 13, 2017 Mick O’Reilly
    Traditional rainmaking ceremonies surge in parched Zimbabwe
  • Power struggle over hydroelectric project
    Jan 13, 2017 Mick O’Reilly
    A plan to dam the Peace River Valley in British Columbia is testing the limits of Canada’s power brokers
  • Africa’s yellow alert
    Jan 06, 2017 Mick O’Reilly
    Some aspects of yellow fever outbreak in Africa were scary, experts say