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#jellyfish

# jellyfish - Monday 14 October, 2019

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

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

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

“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...

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

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

“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

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

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

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

A common myth, apparently.

# jellyfish - Friday 29 August, 2014

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

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

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

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

# jellyfish - Friday 8 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

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

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

# jellyfish - Friday 16 May, 2014

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

# jellyfish - Monday 11 November, 2013

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

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

We’ll stick with vanilla, thanks.

# jellyfish - Friday 11 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

US woman attempts Cuba to Florida swim without shark cage

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

# jellyfish - Monday 10 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

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

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.