A Nature Lover’s Dream, The Flora and Fauna of Chania, Crete

The flora and fauna of Greece is as unique as the country itself. With over 132 regions vitally important for their vegetation and almost 20...

Shocking Study Finds Eight in 10 Greek Women Cheat on Their Spouse

Extramarital affairs have traditionally been considered male domain, however, a recent study by the Andrological Institute of Athens found that women are just as...

NASA Space Apps Challenge Returns to Cyprus April 16 – 17

NASA Space Apps Challenge, the biggest event for the development of innovative and space oriented ideas, is back in Cyprus for the fourth consecutive...

Police Forensic Science Uncovers Ancient DNA from Greek Shipwrecks

The analysis of ancient DNA is a new and powerful method for today's scientists to understand more about life thousands of years ago, according...

Greek Scientist Among Team Who Made Detection of Gravitational Waves Discovery

  Greek astrophysicist Vicky Kalogera was among the scientists who made possible the direct detection of gravitational waves on Earth. Scientists of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave...

3% of the World’s Greatest Scientists Are Greek; Most Live Abroad

Greece may be a small country, however, its contribution to the scientific world is disproportionately large compared to its size. Even though the Greek...

Seven Greek Academics Among the Most Influential Scientific Minds in the World

Every year the Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters announces the list of the world's most influential scientific minds, which includes scientists...

Greek CSI: How Not to Get Away with Murder

One of the strongest weapons in the fight against crime is DNA analysis. In difficult cases such as the one of Little Annie, which...

Astrophysicist Dionysios Simopoulos Receives Academy of Athens Award

Astrophysicist Dionysios Simopoulos received the Academy of Athens Award for 2015 in a luminous ceremony on Tuesday evening. A total of 39 awards were given...

NameExoWorlds Vote Gives Ancient Greek Names to Three Exoplanets

With all 573,000 votes from 182 countries now counted, the global NameExoWorlds public vote has selected ancient Greek names for three, out of a...

Food to Address Vitamin D Deficiency from the TEI in Thessaly

An international research team led by Greek professor of biochemistry; Dimitris Moulas received high honors in a leading international conference. Moulas, professor at the...

OECD: Greece Among the ‘Smartest’ Countries in the World

The OECD released a list that ranks countries based on the highest number of scientists per capita in fields such as mathematics, physics, technology...