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# jellyfish - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Australian teenager dies after sting from jellyfish - the first such case in 15 years
# Cape York
# Cape York

Australian teenager dies after sting from jellyfish - the first such case in 15 years

Mar 4th 2021, 8:37 AM 31,001 Views 16 Comments

The Australian box jellyfish is among the world’s most venomous creatures.

# jellyfish - Monday 14 October, 2019

'Painful': Storm Lorenzo brought huge number of dangerous man o'war jellyfish to the Irish coast
# Painful
# Painful

'Painful': Storm Lorenzo brought huge number of dangerous man o'war jellyfish to the Irish coast

Oct 14th 2019, 10:59 AM 38,205 Views 39 Comments

The creatures washed up in huge numbers in recent days.

# jellyfish - Friday 14 June, 2019

Warning lifted as lion mane jellyfish no longer present at popular Dublin swimming spot
# Sandycove
# Sandycove

Warning lifted as lion mane jellyfish no longer present at popular Dublin swimming spot

Updated Jun 14th 2019, 6:08 PM 30,567 Views 32 Comments

The sting of lion’s mane jellyfish can cause nausea, vomiting and respiratory distress.

# jellyfish - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

There's been an increase in jellyfish sightings on Irish beaches - here's what to do if you see one
# Man O'war
# Man O'war

There's been an increase in jellyfish sightings on Irish beaches - here's what to do if you see one

Oct 10th 2017, 6:20 AM 19,533 Views 9 Comments

“If a child starts poking them they’re likely to get stung,” John Leech of the Irish Water Safety said.

# jellyfish - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Lord help us - there's been another mass jellyfish stranding off the west coast...
# Stuff Of Nightmares
# Stuff Of Nightmares

Lord help us - there's been another mass jellyfish stranding off the west coast...

Oct 4th 2016, 10:02 PM 54,703 Views 47 Comments

Thousands of mauve stinger jellyfish washed up dead off the coast of Clare at the weekend.

# jellyfish - Friday 9 September, 2016

Scuba divers survive 48 hours stranded at sea in shark-infested waters
# Colombia
# Colombia

Scuba divers survive 48 hours stranded at sea in shark-infested waters

Sep 9th 2016, 10:10 AM 22,743 Views 11 Comments

The two men were part of a group of five divers enjoying themselves off the island of Malpelo when a current swept them out into the open Pacific.

# jellyfish - Monday 15 August, 2016

One of the world's biggest jellyfish has been spotted in Irish waters - but don't pee on it if you get stung
# The Trouble Urine
# The Trouble Urine

One of the world's biggest jellyfish has been spotted in Irish waters - but don't pee on it if you get stung

Aug 15th 2016, 7:24 PM 65,414 Views 31 Comments

“As long as we’re careful, they need not be a danger.”

# jellyfish - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Dublin Ironman organisers 'monitoring' presence of dangerous jellyfish in Sandycove
# Lion's Mane
# Lion's Mane

Dublin Ironman organisers 'monitoring' presence of dangerous jellyfish in Sandycove

Aug 11th 2016, 10:28 PM 24,826 Views 23 Comments

The sting of lion’s mane jellyfish can cause nausea, vomiting and respiratory distress.

# jellyfish - Saturday 25 June, 2016

"You could almost walk across the bay on jellyfish": How New Jersey is tackling its sea-pests
# The Sting
# The Sting

"You could almost walk across the bay on jellyfish": How New Jersey is tackling its sea-pests

Jun 25th 2016, 8:30 AM 16,061 Views 14 Comments

Homeowners are going after the gelatinous pests before they have a chance to grow and multiply.

# jellyfish - Thursday 9 June, 2016

This photo of a fish swimming inside a jellyfish is blowing everyone's mind
# Viral
# Viral

This photo of a fish swimming inside a jellyfish is blowing everyone's mind

Jun 9th 2016, 9:24 AM 38,057 Views 23 Comments

The unusual photo – in which the fish appears to be steering the jellyfish – has been viewed more than 2.4 million times online.

# jellyfish - Friday 21 August, 2015

If you're stung by a jellyfish this weekend, do NOT wee on it
# Wibbly Wobbly
# Wibbly Wobbly

If you're stung by a jellyfish this weekend, do NOT wee on it

Aug 21st 2015, 4:40 PM 29,590 Views 19 Comments

A common myth, apparently.

# jellyfish - Friday 29 August, 2014

Opinion: Friend or foe? What you need to know about jellyfish
# Swimming
# Swimming

Opinion: Friend or foe? What you need to know about jellyfish

Aug 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 463 Views 16 Comments

Yes, some jellyfish can pose danger to us – but they have also inspired engineering, scientific and medical advances.

# jellyfish - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Tourists urged to take care swimming after boy dies from box jellyfish sting in Thailand
# Warning
# Warning

Tourists urged to take care swimming after boy dies from box jellyfish sting in Thailand

Aug 26th 2014, 8:10 AM 13,166 Views 8 Comments

Hotels have been told to prepare emergency kits for jellyfish stings.

# jellyfish - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Seventeen deadly lion's mane jellyfish removed from Dublin beaches
# Get Outa The Water
# Get Outa The Water

Seventeen deadly lion's mane jellyfish removed from Dublin beaches

Aug 16th 2014, 1:08 PM 33,917 Views 25 Comments

Red warning flags have been erected on Killiney, Sandycove and Seapoint beaches.

# jellyfish - Friday 8 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 8th 2014, 11:20 PM 16,267 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.

# jellyfish - Saturday 28 June, 2014

These jellyfish-killing robots could save the fishing industry billions per year
# JEROS
# JEROS

These jellyfish-killing robots could save the fishing industry billions per year

Jun 28th 2014, 9:45 AM 11,654 Views 43 Comments

It’s a system called JEROS, or “jellyfish elimination robotic swarm”.

# jellyfish - Friday 16 May, 2014

Girl goes diving in lake full of jellyfish, we say "NOPE"
# Help
From The Daily Edge
# Help

Girl goes diving in lake full of jellyfish, we say "NOPE"

May 16th 2014, 10:40 AM 8,004 Views 3 Comments

No. Just no.

# jellyfish - Monday 11 November, 2013

Glow-in-the-dark ice cream made possible with jellyfish protein
# Frankencream
From The Daily Edge
# Frankencream

Glow-in-the-dark ice cream made possible with jellyfish protein

Nov 11th 2013, 5:19 PM 1,060 Views 0 Comments

We’ll stick with vanilla, thanks.

# jellyfish - Friday 11 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Oct 11th 2013, 11:16 PM 10,771 Views 9 Comments

Everybody’s talking about Gerry Adams and a ‘witch hunt’, murder case reopened and glow-in-the-dark jellyfish.

There are hundreds of glow-in-the-dark jellyfish off the coast of Mayo
# Don't Go Into The Water
# Don't Go Into The Water

There are hundreds of glow-in-the-dark jellyfish off the coast of Mayo

Oct 11th 2013, 5:04 PM 16,282 Views 48 Comments

They may sting your face off, but they’ll look pretty when they glow at night.

# jellyfish - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Jellyfish are freaks of nature that could take over the world's oceans
# Swim For Your Life!
# Swim For Your Life!

Jellyfish are freaks of nature that could take over the world's oceans

Sep 14th 2013, 5:30 PM 12,664 Views 42 Comments

They can thrive despite factors such as pollution or a lack of oxygen, and a lack of natural predators has led to a surge in their population.

# jellyfish - Monday 2 September, 2013

Diver stung in face by jellyfish in Skerries
# RNLI
# RNLI

Diver stung in face by jellyfish in Skerries

Sep 2nd 2013, 8:43 AM 7,633 Views 31 Comments

Skerries RNLI had helped search for two divers who had been reported missing near the Red Island headland.

# jellyfish - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim
# Diana Nyad
# Diana Nyad

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim

Aug 21st 2012, 1:10 PM 10,294 Views 7 Comments

Nyad’s latest attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage has been abandoned.

# jellyfish - Sunday 19 August, 2012

US woman attempts Cuba to Florida swim without shark cage
# Sharks
# Sharks

US woman attempts Cuba to Florida swim without shark cage

Aug 19th 2012, 7:56 PM 15,112 Views 43 Comments

Diana Nyad, 62, pushing to become the first person to make the 166km crossing unaided.

# jellyfish - Monday 10 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Oct 10th 2011, 7:45 PM 2,143 Views 6 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the Áras race, a beauty queen takes down a mobster, and why you should NEVER bathe with live eels…

Second deadly Portuguese Man o' War spotted off Cork coast
# Jellyfish
# Jellyfish

Second deadly Portuguese Man o' War spotted off Cork coast

Oct 10th 2011, 1:31 PM 2,642 Views 17 Comments

A Portuguese Man o’ War was spotted in Dingle yesterday – now another one has washed up in West Cork. People are being urged not to touch these poisonous sea creatures.