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#experiment

# experiment - Monday 9 September, 2019

From The42 Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria Experiment

Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria

The Aston Villa man is normally used as a central midfielder for club and country.

# experiment - Monday 15 July, 2019

From The42 Klopp pleased with Lallana's performance in 'Jorginho role' Experiment

Klopp pleased with Lallana's performance in 'Jorginho role'

The midfielder did not feature extensively for the Reds last season, but could find more playing time in a new position.

# experiment - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

From The42 Do you agree with this controversial video referee decision from the France-England match? Experiment This post contains videos

Do you agree with this controversial video referee decision from the France-England match?

Raphael Varane was sent off after some deliberation, much to the dismay of his team-mates.

# experiment - Saturday 11 February, 2017

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens

It was part of an experiment designed to show what would happen to an animal in an airtight box – the result isn’t too surprising.

# experiment - Thursday 19 January, 2017

NASA scientists to spend eight months in Hawaiian dome for 'Mars simulation'

The study will assess the psychological difficulties associated with living in isolation.

# experiment - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

From The42 History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time New Dawn This post contains videos

History made as penalty awarded by video referee for the first time

Japan’s Kashima Antlers stunned South American champions Atletico Nacional 3-0.

# experiment - Thursday 31 March, 2016

From The42 Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros? Experiment

Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros?

Martin O’Neill tried out the system against Slovakia at the Aviva Stadium the other night.

# experiment - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From The42 The experiment failed -- time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch 4-4-2 Opinion

The experiment failed -- time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch 4-4-2

The Boys in Green earned a 1-0 win over Switzerland in last night’s friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

# experiment - Monday 15 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This American girl sent a Valentine's text to every random Irish guy she met when here Morto

This American girl sent a Valentine's text to every random Irish guy she met when here

Two summer’s worth of unknown numbers.

# experiment - Friday 11 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge These people tried the condom challenge for the first time to see what it's like Experiment

# experiment - Friday 30 October, 2015

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 pirates an easier way to go official

It’s offering a one-click purchase option to US users that pirated Windows 10, and will expand it to other countries if successful.

# experiment - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Poll: Is it ok to cat-call people as part of a social experiment? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it ok to cat-call people as part of a social experiment?

4FM’s The Niall Boylan Show set a reporter out to wolf whistle women and men as part of a segment earlier this week.

# experiment - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

3 Midweek Longreads: Can this controversial child experiment end racism?

Longreads to savour or save.

# experiment - Friday 27 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Coke mixed with milk is the stuff nightmares are made of Coke Milk

Coke mixed with milk is the stuff nightmares are made of

It goes clear. Totally clear.

# experiment - Saturday 21 February, 2015

# experiment - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Is Google going to introduce a 'try before you buy' feature for apps?

The company is said to be working on a system which would allow users to download micro versions of an app before paying for it.

# experiment - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect

The service is experimenting with a feature that will allow posts on the main site to delete themselves after a set period of time.

# experiment - Monday 18 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Twitter is clogging timelines with favourites and people are not impressed Unfave

Twitter is clogging timelines with favourites and people are not impressed

The website’s latest experiment is not a hit with users.

# experiment - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

How an empty crisp packet could be used to listen in on a conversation

Researchers from MIT, Microsoft and Adobe have developed an algorithm which can identify vibrations through objects and convert them into sound.

# experiment - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook's controversial mood experiment

It will be working with Britain’s independent data watchdog, the Information Commissioner’s Office, as it investigates Facebook’s decision to alter 700,000 users’ News Feed as part of an experiment

# experiment - Sunday 25 May, 2014

From The42 O'Neill vows to experiment in Ireland's summer friendlies Changes

O'Neill vows to experiment in Ireland's summer friendlies

“This is an opportunity, it’s ideal for me but not ideal for the players,” the coach added.

# experiment - Sunday 27 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here's what happens when you mix Coke and milk, and it's disgusting Gross

Here's what happens when you mix Coke and milk, and it's disgusting

You’ll never look at Coke the same way again.

# experiment - Sunday 30 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The ultimate coke-mentos eruption involves nutella and a condom I'll Burst Ye

The ultimate coke-mentos eruption involves nutella and a condom

He might be a bit hoarse after this.

# experiment - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here is yet another reason all men should have beards Beardalicious

Here is yet another reason all men should have beards

The storage potential is infinite.

# experiment - Monday 3 February, 2014

From The42 POLL: Are sin bins in football a good idea? Experiment This post contains a poll

POLL: Are sin bins in football a good idea?

FIFA are considering bringing in the concept.

# experiment - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Teacher ‘slices’ student in shiver-inducing class experiment Teacher's Pet

Teacher ‘slices’ student in shiver-inducing class experiment

May not be for the overly squeamish.

# experiment - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?

Brown bread is more nutritious, while white bread is more processed.

# experiment - Friday 10 January, 2014

How to trick algae to save the planet

Plus – why the Hen Harrier bird needs to be saved.

# experiment - Monday 6 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man eats only McDonalds for 3 months, ends up healthier than he started Minimise Me

# experiment - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Legal recreational 'pot shops' open in Colorado

Business owners opened their doors to shoppers at 8am, with 25 pot shops in eight towns opening today.

# experiment - Friday 20 December, 2013

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed

Trinity College scientists work with fruit flies to make discovery about ‘habituation’ that could help with some neurological diseases.

# experiment - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Twitter tests out location feature that shows nearby tweets

The experimental feature would allow users to see a map and timeline of what people are tweeting in their area.

# experiment - Monday 15 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here's what happens if you put an iPhone in a microwave Why? This post contains videos

Here's what happens if you put an iPhone in a microwave

Why would anyone want to find out? It’s art, of course!

# experiment - Friday 1 March, 2013

From The42 Snapshot: What Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry would look like as a single entity Experiment

Snapshot: What Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry would look like as a single entity

Bayern fans’ dream was taken a step further thanks to Old School Panini.

# experiment - Monday 4 February, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Here's what happens when you serve a ping pong ball at 900mph That's Science This post contains videos

VIDEO: Here's what happens when you serve a ping pong ball at 900mph

Hint: it’s not returnable.

# experiment - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The42 Duffy admits that yellow card rule may be reviewed Experiment

Duffy admits that yellow card rule may be reviewed

The GAA Director-General also insists that Hawkeye has to be used in inter-county championship games this year.

# experiment - Thursday 6 December, 2012

So, exactly how happy is Ireland?

The Happiness Experiment says it has found the answer…

# experiment - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

From The42 Ref has 'final word' on goal-line technology New Dawn

Ref has 'final word' on goal-line technology

The initiative begins this week in Japan, following a surge of calls for it to be introduced in recent years.

# experiment - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Why was a Boeing 727 deliberately crashed in desert? Air Safety This post contains images

Why was a Boeing 727 deliberately crashed in desert?

Experiment for Discovery Channel aims to understand what it takes to survive an air crash.

# experiment - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Scientists discover immune cells could protect against obesity

The research was undertaken by Marie Curie Fellow Lydia Lynch at Trinity College Dublin, and showed the importance of ‘iNKT’ cells in managing obesity and diabetes.

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