Crete Fighting to Save its Seas

In three days, a dubious experiment is set to take place in the Mediterranean. Chemical agents which in small quantities are capable of causing...

Italy’s Enel Applies to Search Greece For Oil and Gas

The Greek Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change received yesterday three applications for hydrocarbon exploration in the regions of western Greece and Epirus. All...

Greek Scientists Use Old Paintings to Study Climate Change

A team of Greek and German scientists found a way to estimate pollution levels in the Earth's past atmosphere based on the sunset colors...

Celebrate Earth Week with Earth Friendly Products Hellas

Earth Friendly Products Hellas will present the first ever Earth Week Hellas in Athens, Greece April 22 – 26, 2014. The purpose of Earth Week...

Greek Judges Send Prosecutors Case on Syrian Chemical Weapons in Med

The Greek government is accused of criminal negligence in failing to protect the environment during the disposal of Syria's chemical weapons stockpile, according to...

Athens January Warmest in Years

This January was the warmest for 118 years in Athens, according to the data released by the National Observatory of Athens. According to scientists, February was also...

NATO’s Naval Exercises Massacre Whales in Crete

The photo that the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki published, depicting stranded whales along the south-east shores of Crete has brought forth a great deal...

EC Takes Greece to Court for Failing to Protect Turtles

Greece will be called before the European Court of Justice for "failing to provide adequate protection" at nesting sites of the endangered Caretta caretta loggerhead sea...

Greek-Chinese Group Ups Hellenikon Bid

Greece's gamble that the only bidder for the abandoned and neglected former Hellenikon Airport site on Athens' coast wouldn't walk away after the government...

Global Forest Watch Reveals Vast Destruction in Greece

When a huge wave of fires broke out in Greece in August 2007, many people considered it one of the worst natural disasters in...

Greek Agriculture Water Use Way Over EU Average

The occasion of World Water Day on March 22 offers a timely opportunity to take stock of a potentially serious problem in Greece: unfettered water consumption. According...

4.1 Richter Earthquake in Pyrgos, Greece

An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter scale shook the city of Pyrgos, Greece. According to the Greek Institute of Geodynamics in Athens, the...

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