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A History Of The Irish In Argentina


The Irish diaspora, a diverse community with a common heritage, inhabits every corner of the globe. The story of one far-flung community in South America, which grew to become the fifth largest Irish diaspora…

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Urban Farming Goes Underground


Urban farming isn’t a new phenomenon. In the past, many city dwellers produced their own food in city farms and allotments. Sadly, growing urbanisation and busier lifestyles have seen this trend…

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Build Your Own Underground Greenhouse


The idea of an underground greenhouse suggests a bleak future where growing plants above ground is no longer feasible – right? Maybe not. Underground gardening can extend growing seasons by a month…

Holistic Therapies For Animals


Holistic therapies for humans have grown in popularity over the past number of years. Many people use these therapies to manage chronic health problems, or just to stay healthy. But…

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Old Moore’s 2018 Predictions: the Post-Mortem


Old Moore’s Almanac, that much-loved institution, has been published annually since 1764. Over the course of its long history, it has intrigued and fascinated readers with its amazingly accurate predictions.…

Go Off the Beaten Track in Ireland


Ireland is full of fantastic tourist attractions like the Guinness Storehouse, the Cliffs of Moher and the Ring of Kerry. But we also have plenty of hidden gems which are…