Sea Echoes: Speaking with the ‘Father of Ocean Energy’

By Tom MacSweeney The view of Cork Harbour from the conference room of the MaREI building in Ringaskiddy is stunning. The floor-to-ceiling windows provide a magnificent panorama. I was there to interview a Corkman being honoured by scientists from all...

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Sea Echoes: When tears flowed on Penrose Quay

When tears flowed on Penrose Quay That lonely place on Penrose Quay Where many a tear was shed Cork’s finest sons and daughters wept Cork’s youth was then being bled. A ship was waiting on the shore To take them...

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A new ‘battle’ for the future of Cork Harbour is underway

“Behold the turtle who makes progress, but only when it sticks its neck out.” It is time to stick the...

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