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Author: Andrew Maguire

NASA Discovery

A huddle of seven worlds similar in size to Earth, has been discovered around a small, faint star in the constellation of Aquarius, 40 light-years away, Nasa have announced. Three of the planets are in the ‘habitable zone’ of the star, which is the region...

Evergreen Sport Stars

A few weeks ago, when the finals of the Australian Open Tennis consisted of Serena Williams facing Venus Williams and Rodger Federer taking on Rafael Nadal, there was a joke circulating around twitter that if someone were to wake up in hospital after a decade...

Essential Skills

Throughout our years at school there are always subjects that seem to carry more importance than others. To be good at Art or P.E. can sometimes seem like a luxury skill or speciality; to focus on History or Geography, Spanish or French is often a...

#WOW 2016 Review

Way out West look back at some of the best moments, and our favourite blogs, from 2016. As 2016 comes to a close, most people will be happy to wave it good-bye. But turning away from some of the bigger and more negative stories, there's still plenty...

Marathon Match

South West College's Brendan McDevitt is getting involved as Cancer Focus Northern Ireland and the Michaela Foundation team up to offer 42 enthusiastic footballers the chance of a lifetime, to break the Guinness World Record for the longest Gaelic football match in history and raise valuable...