The following media have covered topics related to the story of gigantism in Northern Ireland or Prof. Korbonits’ research.

  • RTE Radio 1 – Liveline, “On Charles Byrne Skeleton” February 16, 2018
  • BBC Radio 4, “Bone Stories” and “Irish Giant” August 15, 2017
  • BBC Television ‘The One Show’ -“Why is mid Ulster identified as a ‘giant hotspot’?” August 11, 2017
  • “The Saga of The Irish Giant’s Bones Dismays Medical Ethicists,” Nell Greenfield Boyce, March 13, 2017, NPR, All Things Considered,
  • “ ‘Incredible hulk’ mystery of tallest ever Irishman solved,” Patrick Cooper, June 16, 2016,
  • BBC Radio Ulster, Interview with Brendan Holland and Thomas Munzier regarding the skeleton of Charles Byrne, Talkback, August 23, 2013
  • BBC Television Report, “Scientists testing for Northern Ireland giant gene” February 8, 2013
  • BBC Radio 4, “A Tall Story,” February 28, 2011
  • “How an Irish giant and an 18th-century surgeon could help people with growth disorders,” Vivienne Parry, January 11, 2011, The Guardian,
  • BBC World Service Radio- Science in Action with Vivienne Parry, January 6, 2011
  • “In a Giant’s Story, a New Chapter Writ by His DNA,” Gina Kolata, January 5, 2011, New York Times,