'Panoramica' brings you entertaining, enlightening and engaging conversations every Thursday.
Rights for Animals and Artificial Intelligence
Animal activists have been advocating for animals to be recognised as sentient beings across the world. There have also been discussions about whether artificial intelligence should be deemed sentient beings.
Séan McCallum joined Claire and Tom in studio to examine progress in the area, what a sentient being is and more.
Advice to incoming NUIG students
Claire Holland and Tom O'Connor were joined by Róisín McGrath, vice auditor of the NUIG Feminist Society, to:
- Discuss the do's and dont's for incoming NUIG students
- Review the college year in general
- Assess the impact of Covid-19 on learning
- 'Dr Strange in the Multiverse of Madness'
- 'Operation Mincemeat'
- Animated Films
Political State of Play in Ireland
Tom O'Connor, Claire Holland and Joe O'Brien discuss the current state of play in Irish politics, which parties are gaining students' support, the performance of the current government and more.
Roe v Wade potentially being overturned
The United States Supreme Court gave a landmark judgment in 1973 in the case of Roe v Wade which allowed women to get an abortion in America. Now, that judgment and the long line of case law supporting it may be overturned.
Claire Holland and Tom O'Connor discuss why, the possible implications, the potential effect on the November mid-term elections and more.
Summer Travel Tips
Tom O'Connor and Claire Holland give some summer travel tips for Ireland and Europe this summer for everything from a weekend getaway with the car to using public transport all the time.