Saturn Return and Adele: Is a Planet the Reason You’re Going Crazy?

James Carroll writes on Adele’s experience with the Saturn return, a unique astrological phenomenon.   As anyone who is a fan of Adele, has ever read a headline, or generally does not live under a rock would know, the music legend underwent a significant life upheaval in 2019 when she divorced from Simon Konceki at […]

Barbie In Orbit

Deputy Editor Lisa Ahern discusses the significance of Barbie going up in space.   The Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforettie makes history by bringing the Barbie doll, which was made to resemble the Commander, in orbit with her in the International Space Station(ISS). Samantha Cristoforettie is the first Female European Commander of the ISS and departed […]

Stevie G: Sharing Space in Cork’s Music Scene

Music in Ireland is just catching its momentum once again following the pandemic. As new acts form and venues open there is no better time to think about equality in music in Cork and beyond. Deputy Features and Opinions Editor Sarah O’Mahony speaks to renowned Red FM DJ Stephen ‘Stevie G’ Grainger. Stevie has been […]

How The Guardians Of The Galaxy Game Got Lost In Space

Deputy Entertainment Editor, Chloe Barrett, writes about the Guardians Of The Galaxy console game and explores the reason why it flew so low under the radar.   Marvel’s Avengers (2020) was released over two years ago, but the disappointment that followed has refused to age, still haunting the gaming industry to this day. Square Enix […]

The Race For Space: The Precariousness Surrounding Privatisation

Contributing writer Matthew James Quill addresses the vast array of different risks that the privatisation of space poses and highlights the issues of class privilege which surround this.   “I’m escaping to the one place that hasn’t been corrupted by capitalism: SPACE!”, so echoes the voice of Premier Anatoly Cherdenko as he plans to leave […]

Editorial III – Space

Space has always been a source of fascination for humans. There’s this trope in essay writing called ‘the beginning of time essay’ where in order to emphasise the fundamental importance of something you call back to its historical significance. With Space though, it’s almost impossible to contemplate it without thinking about its enduring ever-presence.    […]