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Greek Engineer Helping Concorde Return to the Skies

A Greek engineer is at the forefront of plans to re-design the supersonic Concorde jet which could cut transatlantic journeys to just 3.5 hours. Lockheed...

Sunglint Phenomenon Captured by NASA over the Aegean

On July 6, 2017, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image of sunglint on the waters around Crete...

Alexandros Maragos’ Captivating Photo of Phenomenon in the Skies of Patras Selected as NASA’s...

For the second time, Greek photographer Alexandros Maragos has had one of his photos selected as the photo of the day by NASA! Maragos, an...

U.S. Astronaut Sends Greetings to Athens From International Space Station

American astronaut Robert S. Kimbrough on Monday afternoon sent a "good evening" to Athens from the International Space Station. The U.S. astronaut also put two...

NASA Picture Shows Smoke from Chios Fire Reaching Crete

 NASA has released a satellite picture showing the smoke from the destructive Chios fire reaching all the way to south of Crete. The fire has...

NASA Publishes Photo of 2,000-Year-Old Cretan Olive Tree

The oldest olive tree at Vouves, a village 30km west of Chania, is 2,000 years old. Its branches were used during the Athens Olympic...

Stunning Photos Show the Milky Way as Witnessed From All Over Greece (photos)

Greece is undoubtedly one of the greatest places on Earth to witness the amazing galactic phenomenon, the Milky Way. Located in the Northern Hemisphere, the...

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...

The Milky Way over the Temple of Poseidon: NASA Features Picture of Greek Photographer

Although it may look like a lighthouse, the rays of light near the horizon actually emanate from the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion,...

Three Cypriot Projects Head for the NASA International Space Apps Challenge

The three Cypriot winner projects of the Limassol Space Apps Challenge will head for the international competition of space applications organized by NASA. The International...

Perseid Meteor Shower Before Dawn

The meteor shower named Perseid, during which up to 100 shooting stars will fall per hour,  takes place on August 12, before dawn, and...

Greek Student Winner of NASA Art Competition

Seventeen-year-old Angelica Maria Meros from Argos, a city in the Argolis prefecture of the Peloponnese, is the winner of an international animation competition organized...

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