Heatwave in Ireland

Heatwave in Ireland

30 degrees, Celsius.  That’s 86°F in old money, and in case you’re wondering, the °F stands for °Fucking hot. I ventured forth at lunchtime, thereby proving that it’s not only mad […]

Polluting Groundwater in Ireland

Polluting Groundwater in Ireland

There’s much talk of pollution at the moment.  If it isn’t bugs in the groundwater from septic tanks, it’s poisonous chemicals from fracking, and yet the rural people seem curiously […]

Fracking in Ireland

Fracking in Ireland

John O’Connor is an Irish doctor working in Canada since 1993. He recently provided this short post on fracking which, in case you haven’t come across the term, is an […]