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#Old

# old - Saturday 16 December, 2017

10,000-year-old skeleton of woolly mammoth sells for over €500,000 at auction

The giant skeleton was bought by the chief executive of a French waterproofing company whose logo is of the prehistoric mammal.

# old - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Celtic FC won't be dragged into "tit for tat spat" after hanging effigies spotted at Rangers clash

Pictures of the dolls at Celtic Park caused shock on World Suicide Prevention Day.

# old - Friday 12 August, 2016

A 400-year-old Greenland shark has been found to be the world's oldest vertebrate

The shark was probably born sometime between 1500 and 1740 with the most likely birth year 1620.

# old - Saturday 25 June, 2016

"A vote for selfishness": The battle of millennials and Brexit-voting boomers

As the dust settles on the UK decision to exit the EU, younger people fear their fate has been sealed by their elders.

# old - Monday 1 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This story about two kids chatting on a Dublin bus will make you feel super old They Say The Darndest Things

This story about two kids chatting on a Dublin bus will make you feel super old

Phones with buttons. Why hasn’t anyone thought about that before?

# old - Sunday 8 November, 2015

15 movies you love that will suddenly make you feel old — because they came out 20 years ago

# old - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Nurse who didn't want to get older ends her life through euthanasia

75-year-old Gill Pharaoh spent her life as a palliative care nurse.

# old - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Misao Okawa lived through man's first flight, two world wars and the moon landing RIP

Misao Okawa lived through man's first flight, two world wars and the moon landing

Misao Okawa celebrated her 117th birthday just last month.

# old - Saturday 27 December, 2014

From old to new: My childhood teddy Lamby pays a visit to the Doll and Teddy Bear Hospital

Are your furry friends in need of some TLC?

# old - Thursday 13 November, 2014

What else could I get for... the €3.5 million pricetag on this Georgian mansion in Wicklow

We take a look at what €3.5 million could get you around the country.

# old - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Our ageing population 'risks a poor quality of life' unless action is taken now

A major new study has warned that urgent reform is needed.

# old - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Study finds old men's sperm is just as good as young men's

It’s sperm quality that matters, lads.

# old - Sunday 13 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 25 things that will make every Irish person feel ancient Oh Dear Lord

25 things that will make every Irish person feel ancient

These things will make you realise how fast the years have flown by.

# old - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge You know you've hit your 30s when... Old

You know you've hit your 30s when...

…you’re experiencing all of these things.

# old - Friday 28 June, 2013

Column: We need to make our society and cities age-friendly

Let’s move on from the twentieth century, where older people were thought of as dependents. Older people can – and must — contribute to economic growth, writes Michael Hodin.

# old - Friday 14 June, 2013

New EU-funded device detects when a pensioner has a bad fall

Around 20 per cent of elderly people receive hospital care every year after a fall.

# old - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Call into elderly during cold snap, says ALONE

The charity has urged people to check in with their older neighbours, especially leading up to the weekend, as the cold weather is set to continue.

# old - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge WARNING: These things are likely to make you feel old Old Old Wooden Ship This post contains videos

WARNING: These things are likely to make you feel old

Eminem is 40 day. That made us feel old. Also, Sabrina the Teenage Witch is 35.

# old - Monday 30 January, 2012

Report: Government needs to regulate home care services

A new report by the Law Reform Commission recommends that a register of professional home carers should be set up.