'Are we too posh to push?' Science cafe with the Environmental Change Institute & Galway One World Centre. Kings Head, Quay St, Galway, Thursday November 20 7:30pm
'Lab coats and lace' The lives and legacies of inspiring Irishwomen scientists. Five short talks, chaired by Mary Mulvihill. WITS Science Week event in association with the National Botanic Gardens Saturday, November 15 2.30-4.30pm
'Cabra, quaternions and Lara Croft' Science Week talk about Irish mathematician and physicist, William Rowan Hamilton. Cabra Library, Dublin 7, Thursday, November 13 6:30pm
Mary Mulvihill's guide to Irish scientific heritage, Ingenious Ireland (2002), won several awards. Her new guide to sustainable living -- Drive like a Woman, Shop like a Man -- is due out in the New Year.