Meteorologists Predict Mild Winter this Year in Greece

A winter much milder than that of 2018 is expected this year in Greece and the Balkans, according to long-term forecasting meteorological models. American AccuWeather...

Greece Ranks Last in EU in Waste Management, Recycling

Greece and Malta rank at the bottom among European Union Member States in waste management and recycling, according to data provided by the Technical...

Mysterious Giant Craters in Argolis (video)

Two giant craters in Argolis in Peloponnese leave geologists and other scientists perplexed as to their origin. The mysterious craters in the Pelei area of...

Mountains of Garbage Grow in Athens as Sanitation Workers Stage Strike

Tons of garbage have been left uncollected in Athens and other major Greek cities as municipal sanitation workers have joined in a series of...

Study Finds Every Tourist in Greece Leaves Behind Two Kilos of Trash

According to a recent study conducted by SETE, Greece's Association of Tourism Enterprises, each tourist who visited Greece in 2018 left behind an average...

Greece Vows to Wage War Against Plastic Pollution

The Greek government announced a campaign on Wednesday to tackle pollution from plastics, and promised to completely ban single-use plastics by June of 2021. "Thirty-nine...

Largest Wind Farm in Greece Opens on Evia Island

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis officially opened the largest wind power complex in Greece at Kafireas, on the island of Evia, on Tuesday. The 300-million-euro...

Greek Scientists Launch Study of Alien Fish Invasion in the Aegean

Greek scientists have recently launched an attempt to record the actual number of alien fish species from the Red Sea which have "invaded" the...
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Volunteers Clean Iconic Zakynthos Beach, Celebrate by Dancing The Zorba (video)

Dozens of volunteers gathered to clean iconic Navagio Beach and its seabed on the island of Zakynthos on Sunday -- and in true Greek...

Thousands of Goats Munching Parts of Greece’s Samothrace Island into a Moonscape

On the Greek island of Samothraki, in the north Aegean Sea, goats are now posing an imminent threat to the natural environment as a...

The Mystery of the Tidal Phenomenon of Chalkida, Greece

People of Chalkida (or "Halkida") on the Greek island of Evia have a plenitude of reasons to be proud of their historic and beautiful...

Greece’s Piraeus Bank Commits to Collective Action on Climate Change

Piraeus Bank, the largest lender in Greece, announced on Thursday its participation in a climate change initiative created by thirty-one banks around the world. The...

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