Greek Professor who Solved “Nash Puzzle” Sad over Brain Drain

Constantinos Daskalakis said that he is saddened by the fact that young, educated, talented Greeks leave the country, because they can not advance or...

Crocodiles, Cobras, Giant Lizards ‘Once Inhabited Greece’

Crocodiles, cobras and giant Komodo-dragon-sized lizards called varanids once walked the banks of the Axios River and lived on the Greek island of Evia...

How Ancient Greek Mathematician Eratosthenes Calculated the Earth’s Circumference (video)

An interesting Business Insider video illustrates how ancient Greek mathematician Eratosthenes calculated the Earth's circumference, over 2,000 years ago. Using a stick, Eratosthenes calculated that...

Meet the Greek Scientist Conducting Research in Antarctica

A Greek geologist participates in the organized NASA eight-member mission to conduct meteorite research in Antarctica. Yiannis Baziotis, an Assistant Professor at the University of...

New Report Warns Of Cybercrime Rise in 2018

US tech giant McAfee warned on Wednesday that 2018 will see a rise in online attacks, at a time when the EU is deliberating...

Distinguished Greek Biologist Fotis Kafatos Dies in Crete at 77

Fotis Kafatos, a Greek molecular biologist who had a distinguished academic career in both the United States and Europe and became the founding president...

Scientists Warn of Quakes Stronger than 7 Magnitude in the Aegean

A scientific study has warned that the five major fault lines that exist at the bottom of the Aegean Sea between Santorini and Amorgos...

Prototype All-Terrain Greek ‘Supercar’ Seeking Investors

Creating the Korres all-terrain vehicle - a car that caught the attention of former WRC champion Tommi Makinen, who took it out for a...

6 Earthquakes in Greece Caused by Human Activity

Geologists have tracked down hundreds of quakes worldwide caused by people and the projects that set them off. From mining projects to oil and gas...

Space Exploration Expert Stamatis Krimizis Awarded Theodore Von Karman Prize

Space exploration scientist and academic Stamatis Krimizis, has been awarded the 2017 Theodore Von Karman Prize - the highest distinction awarded by the International...

Tilos Becomes the First Greek Island to Achieve Energy Autonomy

The Greek island of Tilos became the first in the Mediterranean to be fully self-sufficient for its energy, thanks to strong investment in renewables....

5.7-Million-Year-Old Human Footprints Found in Crete, Greece

  *By Matthew Robert Bennett, Bournemouth University and Per Ahlberg, Uppsala University The human foot is distinctive. Our five toes lack claws, we normally present the...

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