1. NCG on RTE's Science Squad, S2 EP5 - Monitoring Grass Growth


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    With our reputation as the Emerald Isle precious, most of us do not give grass much thought. But with the recent fodder crisis and high agricultural industry growth targets set for 2020, growing the nation’s most important crop has become very serious business. Stuart Green, a remote sensing specialist at Teagasc’s research facility in Ashtown, tells Kathriona how we are now using NASA and the ESA’s satellite technology to monitor grass growth using infra-red technology. It’s a research project that quite literally involves watching grass grow!!

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    • NUI Maynooth Teaching and Learning Showcase 2013


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      NUI Maynooth Teaching and Learning Showcase 2013

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      • Movember Awareness


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        We asked students in NUIM what they know about Movember in November 2012, to help promote the annual Irish Cancer Society event that asks the guys to grow their ‘tache, and asks the gals to pitch in and support the men. Welcome the Maynooth Mo Bros & Mo Sistas! Action Students NUIM Website: http://actionstudents.org/ Action Students NUIM Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ActionStudentsNuim Irish Cancer Society Website: http://www.cancer.ie/ Irish Cancer Society Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IrishCancerSociety

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        • NUI Maynooth - Damhnait Gleeson


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          • In The Light Of (extract)


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            Extract from a collaborative work between Aiden Grennelle and THE SPINNING BOY for the exhibition 'In the Light Of'; which presents a series of pieces from various artists interpreting Ciaran Carson's translations of Rimbaud poems. The work was first presented at The National University of Ireland's Illuminations Gallery at Maynooth on 27th September 2012. http://illuminationsgallery.wordpress.com/in-the-light-of/ twitter.com/TheSpinningBoy www.myspace.com/spinningboy breakingtunes.com/thespinningboy www.facebook.com/TheSpinningBoy

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            • 3U Partnership - unveiling of logo and branding


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              The 3U Partnership is a major collaboration between NUI Maynooth, Dublin City University (DCU) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI). The 3U logo and branding was unveiled at the official launch which took place on Tuesday, 26th June, 2012

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              • Beyond the Sleeping Bag


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                'Beyond the Sleeping Bag' is a first year Media Studies documentary by students in NUI Maynooth. The aim of the short documentary is to look at the person behind the sleeping bag, the addiction and the stigma that accompanies homelessness and addiction. Each homeless person, each drug user, is someone's son or daughter, someone's brother or sister, or someone's mother or father. Director: Louise Feaheny Production Team: Aisling McMahon Sinead Lillis Bihan Zhang David Fleming Gavan O'Farrell Thanks to Yvonne, Enda, Denisa, Kairos Communications, Kenneth, Sharon, Will and Deborah. A special thanks must go to Gavin and Merchants Quay Ireland, without whom this documentary would not have been made possible.

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