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#Vision

# vision - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

I remember texting my friend: 'Not to scare you, but I think I'm going blind'
# Opinion
# Opinion

I remember texting my friend: 'Not to scare you, but I think I'm going blind'

Oct 23rd 2019, 7:00 AM 38,514 Views 5 Comments

Singer NC Grey describes what it was like to lose sight unexpectedly in one eye – and how it has impacted her life.

# vision - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Watching Tuisova, Radradra and Kolbe the RWC highlights for elusive Larmour
# Attack
From The42
# Attack

Watching Tuisova, Radradra and Kolbe the RWC highlights for elusive Larmour

Oct 12th 2019, 1:00 AM 4,945 Views 3 Comments

The 22-year-old starts at fullback for Ireland against Samoa today.

# vision - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Sports minister Griffin says Niall Quinn's proposal for Irish football is a 'matter for the FAI'
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Sports minister Griffin says Niall Quinn's proposal for Irish football is a 'matter for the FAI'

Feb 6th 2019, 3:43 PM 5,606 Views 2 Comments

Quinn has ambitions of attracting state funding for his proposal, but he must first meet with the FAI.

# vision - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

'When you watch our games, you might see some new stuff that has come from sevens'
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

'When you watch our games, you might see some new stuff that has come from sevens'

Aug 29th 2018, 1:47 PM 7,841 Views 6 Comments

Andy Friend hopes to introduce some ideas from the sevens game into Connacht’s play this season.

# vision - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Connacht must make progress across the board after Keane sacking
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Connacht must make progress across the board after Keane sacking

May 2nd 2018, 8:30 AM 13,680 Views 46 Comments

The westerners haven’t performed as expected on the pitch but have strides to make off it too.

# vision - Thursday 9 February, 2017

I'll never 'feel great' again, says Tiger Woods
# Injury Problems
From The42
# Injury Problems

I'll never 'feel great' again, says Tiger Woods

Feb 9th 2017, 10:16 AM 4,407 Views 3 Comments

But the former world number one says he still hopes to be able to compete for titles.

# vision - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

'We want whole people; we don't just want obsessive robots'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'We want whole people; we don't just want obsessive robots'

Aug 31st 2016, 8:00 PM 9,751 Views 3 Comments

Ulster director of rugby Les Kiss tells The42 about being the boss.

# vision - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Top 14 returns as Jackman's Grenoble look to homegrown future
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Top 14 returns as Jackman's Grenoble look to homegrown future

Aug 20th 2016, 9:00 AM 6,191 Views 1 Comment

The Irishman is now director of rugby at the French club.

# vision - Monday 30 May, 2016

Pat Lam's Connacht plan for Pro12 victory to be only the beginning
# Thinking Big
From The42
# Thinking Big

Pat Lam's Connacht plan for Pro12 victory to be only the beginning

May 30th 2016, 8:00 AM 17,201 Views 14 Comments

The western province’s head coach feels they will handle personnel losses.

# vision - Saturday 28 May, 2016

'It's realistic' - Pat Lam targets back-to-back Pro12 titles for Connacht
# Ambition
From The42
# Ambition

'It's realistic' - Pat Lam targets back-to-back Pro12 titles for Connacht

May 28th 2016, 9:39 PM 8,960 Views 4 Comments

The western province’s head coach is already thinking of next season.

# vision - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'What fuels blind faith?': Connacht's video marking their long-term vision is brilliantly spine-tingling
# Grassroots To Green Shirts
From The42
# Grassroots To Green Shirts

'What fuels blind faith?': Connacht's video marking their long-term vision is brilliantly spine-tingling

May 25th 2016, 3:32 PM 10,806 Views 13 Comments

There’s just something in my eye…

# vision - Thursday 19 May, 2016

This remarkable season is only the beginning of Connacht's ambition
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

This remarkable season is only the beginning of Connacht's ambition

May 19th 2016, 6:45 AM 5,082 Views 5 Comments

Yesterday, the western province presented their strategy for the next four years.

# vision - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Connacht's new vision includes plans for a 10,000-capacity stadium
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Connacht's new vision includes plans for a 10,000-capacity stadium

May 18th 2016, 1:23 PM 16,837 Views 28 Comments

CEO Willie Ruane wants a concrete plan in place by the end of the summer.

# vision - Friday 15 April, 2016

6 optical illusions that'll take you a minute to work out
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# Sponsored By Specsavers

6 optical illusions that'll take you a minute to work out

Apr 15th 2016, 10:35 AM 61,273 Views 22 Comments

Seeing is believing – but not always.

# vision - Thursday 7 January, 2016

13 struggles only people who wear contact lenses will understand
# I Can See Clearly Now
From The Daily Edge
# I Can See Clearly Now

13 struggles only people who wear contact lenses will understand

Jan 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 8,816 Views 12 Comments

You pay a price for perfect vision.

# vision - Monday 16 November, 2015

"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever
# New York
# New York

"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever

Nov 16th 2015, 5:53 PM 29,803 Views 19 Comments

Patrick Hardison was burned in a blaze in 2001.

# vision - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

New look London Irish begin Premiership season full of hope and expectation
# Exiles
From The42
# Exiles

New look London Irish begin Premiership season full of hope and expectation

Oct 14th 2015, 8:10 AM 8,417 Views 11 Comments

Bob Casey has been at the heart of a period of root and branch change at the Exiles.

# vision - Saturday 22 August, 2015

He's at it again! Conor McDonald pulls off another super flick for Wexford U21s
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

He's at it again! Conor McDonald pulls off another super flick for Wexford U21s

Aug 22nd 2015, 6:06 PM 9,221 Views 2 Comments

The forward must have eyes in the back of his head.

# vision - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Maturing Paddy Jackson trusting his instincts ahead of World Cup
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Maturing Paddy Jackson trusting his instincts ahead of World Cup

Aug 1st 2015, 8:15 AM 6,234 Views 19 Comments

The Ulster out-half says the game is slowing down more for him as he gains experience.

# vision - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

DoneDeal.ie, Adverts.ie and Daft.ie will now be owned by the same company
# Joint Venture
# Joint Venture

DoneDeal.ie, Adverts.ie and Daft.ie will now be owned by the same company

Jul 8th 2015, 7:07 PM 20,694 Views 25 Comments

This comes as a result of a joint venture between Distilled Media Group and Schibsted Media Group.

# vision - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Niall Quinn has an idea to fix Irish football and it involves selling TV rights to Africa
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Niall Quinn has an idea to fix Irish football and it involves selling TV rights to Africa

Jul 7th 2015, 5:00 PM 25,984 Views 41 Comments

The Sky Sports pundit says the League of Ireland needs to be re-energised.

# vision - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Opinion: The 1916 centenary is coming... but are we honouring the ideal of equality for all?
# Political Legacy
# Political Legacy

Opinion: The 1916 centenary is coming... but are we honouring the ideal of equality for all?

Dec 3rd 2014, 8:00 AM 223 Views 145 Comments

Is becoming ‘The Best Small Country In The World In Which To Do Business By 2016′ really the best ambition Ireland can have for the centenary year of the Rising?

# vision - Sunday 23 November, 2014

This classy chip from Beauden Barrett helped the All Blacks to beat Wales
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

This classy chip from Beauden Barrett helped the All Blacks to beat Wales

Nov 23rd 2014, 1:59 PM 5,707 Views 7 Comments

Warren Gatland’s men were 16-15 ahead until the Kiwi out-half’s timely intervention.

# vision - Monday 10 November, 2014

Did you stay up on your phone last night? It could be ruining your sleep and vision
# Blue Light
From Business ETC
# Blue Light

Did you stay up on your phone last night? It could be ruining your sleep and vision

Nov 10th 2014, 6:45 AM 15,252 Views 8 Comments

Switch off before you nod off.

# vision - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

'Exciting step forward' as human embryo stem cell transplant restores sight in patients
# Blindness
# Blindness

'Exciting step forward' as human embryo stem cell transplant restores sight in patients

Oct 15th 2014, 7:45 AM 5,552 Views 4 Comments

No safety concerns were detected up to 22 months after the transplant.

# vision - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Opinion: Losing my sight at 23 was traumatic, but my dog is with me every step of the way
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Losing my sight at 23 was traumatic, but my dog is with me every step of the way

Oct 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 378 Views 18 Comments

What my sight loss has shown me is that we can’t control what happens to us – we can only control how we deal with it.

# vision - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Lam's infectious energy setting the tone for reinvigorated Connacht
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Lam's infectious energy setting the tone for reinvigorated Connacht

Sep 18th 2014, 7:40 AM 3,246 Views 3 Comments

The western province’s head coach explains the philosophy that drives his work in Galway.

# vision - Sunday 15 June, 2014

16 optical illusions that will melt your brain like an ice-pop
# MY EYES!
From The Daily Edge
# MY EYES!

16 optical illusions that will melt your brain like an ice-pop

Jun 15th 2014, 6:00 PM 83,133 Views 38 Comments

Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

# vision - Saturday 8 March, 2014

These are the sights Irish people would miss most
# Eyes Wide Open
# Eyes Wide Open

These are the sights Irish people would miss most

Mar 8th 2014, 10:00 AM 25,449 Views 5 Comments

Sightsavers asks people to take snaps of things they would miss being able to see were they to lose their vision… this is the result.

# vision - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Weird Wide Web: Lego smartphones, superhuman vision and a Twitter cinema
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Lego smartphones, superhuman vision and a Twitter cinema

Mar 2nd 2014, 11:00 AM 7,655 Views 1 Comment

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# vision - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

More to come from United, says bullish Moyes
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

More to come from United, says bullish Moyes

Jan 29th 2014, 11:04 AM 3,968 Views 8 Comments

Robin van Persie scored on his return from injury as Juan Mata enjoyed a wining debut.

# vision - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

This T-Rex optical illusion will have you rubbing your eyes in confusion
# All An Illusion
From The Daily Edge
# All An Illusion

This T-Rex optical illusion will have you rubbing your eyes in confusion

Dec 31st 2013, 9:16 AM 2,863 Views 1 Comment

It’s actually slightly creepy.

# vision - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Column: Why are over two thirds of blind people in the world women?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why are over two thirds of blind people in the world women?

Dec 4th 2013, 7:00 AM 407 Views 46 Comments

It’s unimaginable to many in the developed world that a person could be last in line for medical care and education simply because of gender – but for millions of women this is the stark reality, writes Michael Marren.

# vision - Monday 28 October, 2013

Dublin's not-so-secret weapon -- and his mission to get the best out of Ireland's athletes
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Dublin's not-so-secret weapon -- and his mission to get the best out of Ireland's athletes

Oct 28th 2013, 8:00 AM 5,929 Views 1 Comment

Martin Kennedy on the success of his National Athlete Development Academy, his work with Dublin’s All-Ireland winners, and the coaching philosophy that ties it all together.

# vision - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Column: I went blind at 14 – but my guide dog Miles has changed my life
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I went blind at 14 – but my guide dog Miles has changed my life

Oct 10th 2013, 1:00 PM 346 Views 12 Comments

Kevin Kelly was plunged into a world of darkness when he went completely blind at just 14, but thanks to his companion Miles he has been able to obtain a Master’s degree and pursue the career he wanted.

# vision - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

This optical phenomenon was spotted in Dublin this morning
# HALO HALO HALO
# HALO HALO HALO

This optical phenomenon was spotted in Dublin this morning

Oct 9th 2013, 12:15 PM 17,508 Views 57 Comments

Some may have thought it was a vision from above, but it’s actually called a ‘sun halo’.

# vision - Friday 23 November, 2012

Why older people struggle to read fine print - study
# Ageing
# Ageing

Why older people struggle to read fine print - study

Nov 23rd 2012, 7:30 AM 4,217 Views 9 Comments

Older adults rely more on holistic cues, such as word shape, when reading.

# vision - Monday 12 November, 2012

Bright Eyes week: Parents urged to get children's eyes tested
# Eyes
# Eyes

Bright Eyes week: Parents urged to get children's eyes tested

Nov 12th 2012, 11:39 AM 3,770 Views 12 Comments

Bright Eyes week runs until Saturday and independent optometrists are offering a ’6 point check up’ free of charge or at a nominal cost.

# vision - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Irish inventions helping those with sight loss
# Inventive
# Inventive

Irish inventions helping those with sight loss

Apr 22nd 2012, 8:45 AM 2,459 Views 0 Comments

National Council for the Blind (NCBI) promoting digital inclusion with competition to encourage creative technologies like these…

# vision - Monday 6 February, 2012

Irish Cancer Society puts focus on research in fight against cancer
# Cancer
# Cancer

Irish Cancer Society puts focus on research in fight against cancer

Feb 6th 2012, 3:29 PM 1,750 Views 2 Comments

The new Head of Research for the Irish Cancer Society, Professor John Fitzpatrick, has said that he will be doing all he can to raise funds to increase cancer research in Ireland.

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