Baby Sea Turtle Hatchlings Waddle their Way into the Sea on Crete

Last month youth from all over Europe who have come together to volunteer at Greece's Archelon Sea Turtle Protection Society on the island of...

Many of the World’s Most Brilliant Scientific Scholars are Greeks

The list of foreign scholars born to families of Greek heritage is a long one. Let's take a look at some of the top Greek...

Greek AUTH Students Win Microsoft Competition

Four Greek students from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki won first place in a Microsoft competition with a game they designed, which they will...

How Tall Are the Greeks Compared to Other Nationalities?

Latvian and Dutch men and women are the tallest in the world, according to a global study by NCD-RisC, a pooled analysis of 1698...

Greece Gets its First Research Agency

Greece is to establish the first research agency, the Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation (HFRI), with a loan from the European Investment Bank. Athens...

Meteora Natural History Museum Shortlisted for 2 European Museum Academy Awards

Better known for the unique, dramatic landscape of the Meteora district and its historic monasteries, the town of Kalambaka also has a little known...

Crete’s Skinaka Observatory Travels to the Big Bang to Recreate Creation

The Skinaka Observatory of Crete will carry out a unique astrophysics experiment -- named Pasiphae -- to reveal traces of the Big Bang, the...

Cyprus to Sign as European Cooperating State with European Space Agency

The Republic of Cyprus will sign on Wednesday the European Cooperating State (ECS) Agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA), which will allow Cyprus...

Scientists Solve the Mystery of Greek Amphitheater’s High Quality Sound

The ancient mystery revolving around the great acoustics of the Greek amphitheater in Epidaurus has finally been solved, according to Live Science. Scientists have...

Greek Scientists Call Antikythera Mechanism ‘World’s First Computer’

The overall analysis of the inscriptions found inside the Antikythera Mechanism was presented on Thursday by the study group of the enigmatic object. In an...

Zakynthos the Underwater ‘Lost City’ that Never Was

It appears that the 'lost city' off the coast of Zakynthos is not a long-forgotten ancient civilization after all. The underwater colonnades and structures...

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...