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Ronan Daly

Ronan Daly is a writer who specialises in Technology and Science. With a Masters Degree in English, and over a decade's academic experience, Ronan has brought a breezy, learned style to My Good Planet, making occasionally complex material accessible and understandable to all.

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Esports Scholarships Offered For Playing Video Games

Video games have come a long way over the years, developing radically in terms of graphics, content, and gameplay. With rapid improvement in hardware and online capabilities, many video games have also…

Google Maps launches wheelchair accessible routes

Since Google Maps launched in 2005, it has become an indispensable tool for many to get from point A to point B on foot, by car, and by public transport. It’s now one…

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EU Sustainability Grants and Funding – An introductory guide

The global scientific community agrees that climate change requires immediate and widespread action. It is vital that people all around the world unite and commit to a clean sustainable present if we hope…

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Snapshot Serengeti uses AI to aid conservation efforts

Conservation of vulnerable and endangered species is an ongoing, critical venture. Many species face dangers, both natural and man made, which threaten their continued existence. Conservationists have long been fighting to prevent…

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Stan Lee – Heroes Against Bullying

On November 12th, 2018 Stan Lee, (born Stanley Martin Lieber), the father of so many of Marvel Comics’ iconic superheroes, passed away at the age of 95. Stan Lee’s work was pioneering…

NaNoWriMo wants you to write a novel this November

NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, is well underway with the aim of helping aspiring novelists craft a full-length novel in just thirty days. Since its 1999 debut, the annual event has…

How to take a stand against Puppy Mills (aka Puppy Farms)

The cruelty of puppy mills (also known as puppy farms) is becoming a global talking point, and governments are finally taking steps to outlaw them completely. 2017 saw California passing legislation to…

China’s new AI news anchor

This week saw the Chinese state news agency Xinhua launch the world’s first AI news anchor. The tireless newsreader can report news on a 24-hour cycle and functions in both English and…

Moxi, the friendly robotic hospital assistant.

Recent years have seen robots taking on all manner of tasks from driving cars to flipping burgers, and now Moxi is here to lend a hand as a responsive hospital assistant. No,…