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#Minerals

# minerals - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November
# U-turn
# U-turn

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November

Updated Feb 26th 2019, 6:11 PM 26,294 Views 46 Comments

An increased rate on some food supplements was due to kick in on Friday.

# minerals - Sunday 27 July, 2014

McDaids Football Special: An oral history of the Donegal delicacy
# Donegal
From The Daily Edge
# Donegal

McDaids Football Special: An oral history of the Donegal delicacy

Jul 27th 2014, 6:00 PM 22,079 Views 40 Comments

Anyone for a Football Special with ice cream?

# minerals - Friday 16 May, 2014

'Nobody hurt or afraid' as man throws bottle of cola at Health Minister
# Soda Popped
# Soda Popped

'Nobody hurt or afraid' as man throws bottle of cola at Health Minister

May 16th 2014, 7:32 PM 22,958 Views 124 Comments

James Reilly was in Waterford today, but not everyone was happy to see him.

# minerals - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

How do you strike gold?
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# Sponsored By

How do you strike gold?

Sep 10th 2013, 4:21 PM 27,212 Views 42 Comments

Could you learn the science of a gold prospector? It’s not as hard as you might think.

# minerals - Monday 9 September, 2013

A brief history of the gold hidden around Ireland
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A brief history of the gold hidden around Ireland

Sep 9th 2013, 12:22 PM 65,158 Views 43 Comments

Could you be sitting on top of your own personal goldmine?

# minerals - Thursday 20 December, 2012

What's the difference between Coke and Pepsi?
# Cola Wars
# Cola Wars

What's the difference between Coke and Pepsi?

Dec 20th 2012, 9:30 PM 36,569 Views 128 Comments

Is it taste, ingredients or… branding?

# minerals - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

High-tech project aims to mine asteroids in space
# Space Mines
# Space Mines

High-tech project aims to mine asteroids in space

Apr 24th 2012, 9:17 AM 2,382 Views 16 Comments

The plan’s investors and advisers include Google’s Larry Page and Eric Schmidt and explorer and filmmaker James Cameron.

# minerals - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Column: Feeling unhealthy? It could be what you’re eating…
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Feeling unhealthy? It could be what you’re eating…

Jan 3rd 2012, 7:30 AM 1,940 Views 57 Comments

The food we live on is less healthy than ever before – and some of it is hardly food at all. But a few simple actions can help turn the tide, writes Emma Murphy.

# minerals - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Column: 'You don't survive there long' - inside the mobile phone mines
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 'You don't survive there long' - inside the mobile phone mines

Jul 7th 2011, 1:24 PM 28 Views 11 Comments

Children in war-ravaged Congo are mining the materials used to make our mobiles. Film-maker Frank Poulsen describes the horror inside the tunnels.

# minerals - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Average human eats 450g of insects a year
# Yuck
From The Daily Edge
# Yuck

Average human eats 450g of insects a year

Feb 23rd 2011, 2:31 PM 3,392 Views 0 Comments

But apparently that’s not a bad thing! Insects are high in protein, iron and zinc, says new Dutch research.