Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10°C Sunday 28 February 2021

#David Attenborough

# david-attenborough - Sunday 19 April, 2020

'Stop waste of any kind': David Attenborough warns now is 'last chance' to save planet
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'Stop waste of any kind': David Attenborough warns now is 'last chance' to save planet

Apr 19th 2020, 3:12 PM 41,779 Views 102 Comments

Attenborough was speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show this morning.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Dublin City Council starts legal bid to remove 'Horseboy' and David Attenborough murals
# Subset
# Subset

Dublin City Council starts legal bid to remove 'Horseboy' and David Attenborough murals

Feb 25th 2020, 6:51 PM 41,644 Views 0 Comments

The murals did not have permission of the city’s planning department.

# david-attenborough - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

'Humans have overrun the world': David Attenborough issues stark warning ahead of new documentary
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'Humans have overrun the world': David Attenborough issues stark warning ahead of new documentary

Jan 15th 2020, 2:53 PM 48,619 Views 99 Comments

A new documentary looks back on the life of David Attenborough.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Council orders removal of second Subset mural in Dublin
# David Attenborough
# David Attenborough

Council orders removal of second Subset mural in Dublin

Sep 3rd 2019, 6:15 AM 49,559 Views 87 Comments

A mural of David Attenborough is the second mural by the artist collective to have fallen foul of the council in recent weeks.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

'We cannot be radical enough': David Attenborough calls for drastic climate change action
# Tough Talking
# Tough Talking

'We cannot be radical enough': David Attenborough calls for drastic climate change action

Jul 9th 2019, 1:45 PM 34,985 Views 61 Comments

Naturalist David Attenborough appeared today before British MPs to discuss climate change.

# david-attenborough - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Lynn Ruane: 'Now is not the time to stop listening to David Attenborough'
# Column
# Column

Lynn Ruane: 'Now is not the time to stop listening to David Attenborough'

Apr 28th 2019, 8:30 PM 27,199 Views 51 Comments

We don’t have time for small measures when it comes to climate change, writes Lynn Ruane.

# david-attenborough - Sunday 7 April, 2019

These stunning images from Netflix's Our Planet took four years to capture
# Wildlife
# Wildlife

These stunning images from Netflix's Our Planet took four years to capture

Apr 7th 2019, 9:30 AM 35,158 Views 29 Comments

The new series is voiced by David Attenborough.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Binge-watched everything on Netflix? Here are 7 things to look forward to in April
# Netflix
From The Daily Edge
# Netflix

Binge-watched everything on Netflix? Here are 7 things to look forward to in April

Mar 26th 2019, 2:00 PM 20,563 Views 1 Comment

Plenty to choose from.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

'The Garden of Eden is no more': David Attenborough issues stark climate warning at Davos
# Global Leaders
# Global Leaders

'The Garden of Eden is no more': David Attenborough issues stark climate warning at Davos

Jan 22nd 2019, 9:59 AM 18,750 Views 80 Comments

“We need to move beyond guilt or blame, and get on with the practical tasks at hand,” Attenborough told his audience.

# david-attenborough - Monday 3 December, 2018

David Attenborough:'The collapse of our civilisation is on the horizon'
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

David Attenborough:'The collapse of our civilisation is on the horizon'

Dec 3rd 2018, 8:03 PM 57,860 Views 104 Comments

The TV presenter (92) issued an appeal to world leaders at a UN climate summit.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

BBC nature team defends decision to intervene and save mother and baby emperor penguins
# Dynasties
# Dynasties

BBC nature team defends decision to intervene and save mother and baby emperor penguins

Nov 20th 2018, 2:47 PM 46,317 Views 28 Comments

The decision broke a principle of nature film-making to observe but not interfere.

# david-attenborough - Monday 8 May, 2017

People on Twitter mistakenly thought that David Attenborough died this morning
# David's Dead
From The Daily Edge
# David's Dead

People on Twitter mistakenly thought that David Attenborough died this morning

May 8th 2017, 1:43 PM 6,079 Views 1 Comment

David Attenborough is alive and well.

# david-attenborough - Monday 12 December, 2016

Everyone is full of praise for David Attenborough after last night's Planet Earth 2 finale
# Planet Earth 2
From The Daily Edge
# Planet Earth 2

Everyone is full of praise for David Attenborough after last night's Planet Earth 2 finale

Dec 12th 2016, 8:22 AM 7,342 Views 0 Comments

David Attenborough, be our grandad.

# david-attenborough - Monday 14 November, 2016

The 'dancing bears' absolutely stole the show on Planet Earth II last night
# Shake It
From The Daily Edge
# Shake It

The 'dancing bears' absolutely stole the show on Planet Earth II last night

Nov 14th 2016, 7:53 AM 4,799 Views 0 Comments

~My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard~

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

David Attenborough wants us to use peepholes to look at gorillas in zoos
# Gorillas In The Missed
# Gorillas In The Missed

David Attenborough wants us to use peepholes to look at gorillas in zoos

Oct 18th 2016, 9:56 AM 13,492 Views 20 Comments

Attenborough conceded that the plan was “very difficult”.

# david-attenborough - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

David Attenborough 'narrating' a night out in a Limerick nightclub is so accurate
# Angel Lane
From The Daily Edge
# Angel Lane

David Attenborough 'narrating' a night out in a Limerick nightclub is so accurate

Sep 7th 2016, 6:52 PM 6,689 Views 2 Comments

“The males are starting to compete for the favours of the females, they are here to pull”.

# david-attenborough - Sunday 8 May, 2016

David Attenborough is 90 today - watch him catch a dragon, back in '56
# Komodo Watch
# Komodo Watch

David Attenborough is 90 today - watch him catch a dragon, back in '56

May 8th 2016, 10:30 AM 18,354 Views 28 Comments

The veteran broadcaster says he has no plans to put his feet up.

# david-attenborough - Friday 6 May, 2016

Bad news for 'Boaty McBoatface' fans, good news for people who like David Attenborough
# The Name Game
# The Name Game

Bad news for 'Boaty McBoatface' fans, good news for people who like David Attenborough

May 6th 2016, 2:34 PM 20,959 Views 33 Comments

A €250 million polar research ship won’t be called ‘Boaty McBoatface’ despite the result of a public vote.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Watch David Attenborough meet the biggest animal ever to walk on Earth
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch David Attenborough meet the biggest animal ever to walk on Earth

Feb 23rd 2016, 11:00 AM 19,278 Views 25 Comments

The Titanosaur weighed 70 tonnes and was 40 metres long.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

David Attenborough turned down Terry Wogan for a job at the BBC because they already had an Irish announcer...
# 50 Years Ago
# 50 Years Ago

David Attenborough turned down Terry Wogan for a job at the BBC because they already had an Irish announcer...

Feb 9th 2016, 1:03 PM 30,064 Views 18 Comments

The then BBC 2 Controller of Programmes told Wogan that there was no room for a man of his “particular talents and experience”.

# david-attenborough - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

'Leo needs to accept he's not the David Attenborough of the health service'
# Trolley Crisis
# Trolley Crisis

'Leo needs to accept he's not the David Attenborough of the health service'

Nov 10th 2015, 1:22 PM 10,255 Views 43 Comments

Fianna Fáil says the Health Minister is “observing from a distance” rather than taking action.

# david-attenborough - Saturday 18 October, 2014

What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday

Oct 18th 2014, 4:45 PM 3,855 Views 0 Comments

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

# david-attenborough - Thursday 14 August, 2014

David Attenborough observes the species of 'fangirls'
# Wild Things
From The Daily Edge
# Wild Things

David Attenborough observes the species of 'fangirls'

Aug 14th 2014, 9:57 PM 4,233 Views 0 Comments

They move in crowds.

# david-attenborough - Monday 17 February, 2014

This mysterious giant hedgehog took over a London park this morning
# Park Life
From The Daily Edge
# Park Life

This mysterious giant hedgehog took over a London park this morning

Feb 17th 2014, 1:58 PM 7,041 Views 3 Comments

The 7 foot tall creature was definitely hogging the limelight.

# david-attenborough - Sunday 12 January, 2014

This David Attenborough comment thread turned into an incredible Fresh Prince cover
# Born And Raised
From The Daily Edge
# Born And Raised

This David Attenborough comment thread turned into an incredible Fresh Prince cover

Jan 12th 2014, 1:47 PM 3,076 Views 1 Comment

This is why the internet is wonderful.

# david-attenborough - Friday 1 November, 2013

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke... with a David Attenborough voiceover
# Planet Twerk
From The Daily Edge
# Planet Twerk

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke... with a David Attenborough voiceover

Nov 1st 2013, 4:45 PM 2,716 Views 0 Comments

“He has VERY impressive wattles.”

# david-attenborough - Friday 20 September, 2013

Lady Mary is not doing well... and 4 other weekend telly picks
# Tellywatch
From The Daily Edge
# Tellywatch

Lady Mary is not doing well... and 4 other weekend telly picks

Sep 20th 2013, 5:15 PM 1,589 Views 0 Comments

Whether you’re staying in or going wild, we’ve got the telly for you.

# david-attenborough - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Legendary TV host David Attenborough undergoes heart op
# Attenborough
# Attenborough

Legendary TV host David Attenborough undergoes heart op

Jun 5th 2013, 8:38 AM 7,269 Views 26 Comments

The BBC presenter and naturalist has been forced to cancel a planned tour of Australia.

# david-attenborough - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

9 reasons why David Attenborough should be reading you a bedtime story
# Majestic
From The Daily Edge
# Majestic

9 reasons why David Attenborough should be reading you a bedtime story

May 8th 2013, 10:30 PM 15,262 Views 33 Comments

“Watch as the humble DailyEdge.ie strides nobly to the jacks…”

# david-attenborough - Friday 16 December, 2011

TheScore.ie’s sporting Advent calendar, day 16
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

TheScore.ie’s sporting Advent calendar, day 16

Dec 16th 2011, 9:30 AM 136 Views 1 Comment

Just nine more sleeps til a man in a red suit does the his one day of work in the entire year. But enough about Dimitar Berba… Never mind.

# david-attenborough - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Skull found in David Attenborough's garden solves murder mystery
# Murder
# Murder

Skull found in David Attenborough's garden solves murder mystery

Jul 6th 2011, 11:50 AM 1,838 Views 3 Comments

The final piece of the puzzle of one of England’s most gruesome murders has been unearthed – at the home of TV naturalist Sir David Attenborough.