Wikipedia Robots Fight Over Alexander the Great

Humans and software robots (bots) fight over the content of the Alexander the Great entry in Wikipedia, according to new British scientific research. The research...

George Kimoulis Announced as New President of Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

  George Kimoulis has been announced president of the new seven-member board of the Stavros Niarchos Cultural Foundation, confirming rumors that have been circulating for...

The Most Traditional Rituals of Clean Monday in Greece

Greece is a country full of cultural and religious traditions - and one celebration which is a bit of both is Clean Monday or...

Parallel Museum Exhibits of Ancient Greek and Chinese Science for Friendship Year

Over the past few years there has been an increasing amount of cultural exchanges between Greece and China and with 2017 dubbed as the...

Greece Celebrates with Carnival Events Across the Country

Carnival is a time when Greek of all ages dress up in costumes and go to various events. Over this weekend the entire country participated...

Greeks Welcome Spring with the Ancient Tradition of Martis

Greeks are preparing to welcome the spring by celebrating an ancient annual custom this March with the tradition of “Martis" where both adults and children...

Athens Says ‘No’ to Gucci for Fashion Show on Acropolis Hill

Greece's Central Archaeological Council (KAS) on Tuesday was unanimous in rejecting the Gucci fashion house request for holding a fashion show on the Acropolis...

A Little-Known Shipwreck in Greece that Cost More than 4,000 Lives

One of the worst maritime tragedies in history took place in Greece and cost almost four times as many lives as the Titanic; yet...

Ancient Object in Greece Baffles Archaeologists

A bird-like statuette in Greece has baffled archaeologists, as its origin and what it depicts remain a mystery. It is estimated that the object that...

74-Year-Old Yiayia From Greece Ends up in Viral Vogue Photo Spread

Eleni Christaki didn't know it at the time, but by helping out her grandson Christophoros Karvounidis, a photography student in Thessaloniki, she was about...

Greece’s National Library Prepares for Historic Move, Transition to New Era

The National Library of Greece is making a bet on its future. From the historic neoclassical building in the centre of Athens, one of...

”Documenta’ Horseback Event Approved to Recreate Parthenon Frieze Scenes

Greece's Central Archaeological Council has given its approval for a horseback parade through central Athens, planned as the opening event of the international exhibition...

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