Trinity Advises Campus Residents to Stay Indoors in Case of High Winds

Posted in Governance and administration on October 3rd, 2019 by steve

Ireland“Trinity has warned students to stay indoors in case of high winds over the next few days, with College Park also closed until further notice due to adverse weather conditions forecast as a result of Storm Lorenzo …” (more)

[Robert Quinn, University News, 3 October]

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IT Tralee to close early tomorrow due to Hurricane Lorenzo

Posted in Governance and administration on October 2nd, 2019 by steve

Ireland“The Institute of Technology Tralee will close at 5 o’clock tomorrow (Thursday) before the orange weather warning comes into effect …” (more)

[Radio Kerry News, 2 October]

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Researchers battle storm’s wrath

Posted in Research on November 6th, 2012 by steve

“For Benjamin Bartelle, the first sign that Hurricane Sandy was no ordinary storm came when each of the lab’s windows popped open, scattering papers across the floor …” (more)

[Brendan Borrell, Nature News & Comment, 6 November]

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NYU medical research is set back years by dead laboratory mice

Posted in Research on November 1st, 2012 by steve

“Thousands of lab mice drowned on Monday night as the Sandy storm surge flooded into New York University’s Smilow Research Building at the eastern edge of Manhattan. It will take several years — and many generations of careful inbreeding — to rebuild the colony, which included animals that had been genetically engineered for the study of melanoma …” (more)

[Daniel Engber, Slate Magazine, 1 November]

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