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# william-rowan-hamilton - Friday 22 June, 2018

Dunsink Observatory joins Einstein's house and Curie's lab as European site of historical significance
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# European Physical Society

Dunsink Observatory joins Einstein's house and Curie's lab as European site of historical significance

Jun 22nd 2018, 10:58 PM 10,168 Views 9 Comments

The observatory is receiving the accolade in recognition of the mathematician William Rowan Hamilton.

# william-rowan-hamilton - Friday 16 October, 2015

MATHS WEEK: Try today's puzzle and explore some new cities
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# One Two Three

MATHS WEEK: Try today's puzzle and explore some new cities

Oct 16th 2015, 11:15 AM 19,939 Views 25 Comments

Can you figure this one out?

# william-rowan-hamilton - Thursday 16 October, 2014

The Irish father of algebra to be honoured with new Luas depot
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# On The Right Track

The Irish father of algebra to be honoured with new Luas depot

Oct 16th 2014, 4:23 PM 20,366 Views 48 Comments

In 1843, William Rowan Hamilton made a discovery that has been vital to modern maths and science.

# william-rowan-hamilton - Sunday 12 August, 2012

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle
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# Bright Sparks

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle

Aug 12th 2012, 2:56 PM 8,691 Views 3 Comments

If the most impressive thing you’ve ever done with sand is make a sandcastle you might want to look away now.