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Secret “Doorway” Spotted on Mars Sparks Theories of Alien Life

A photograph of Mars captured by the Curiosity rover last week and released by NASA appears to show a doorway carved into the rock, sparking conspiracy theories that point to it as evidence of alien life on the red...

Scientists Grow Food Using Soil from Moon

Food has been grown in soil collected from the Moon for the first time, paving the way for human colonization of the solar system. Scientists from the University of Florida have cultivated cress in dirt, or regolith, that had been...

Greek Doctor George Papanicolaou Saved Countless Lives with Pap Smear

Georgios Papanikolaou, born in Kymi, Euboea in 1883 and the son of a doctor, invented the ‘Pap smear’ in 1943 and has saved the lives of countless women.

First Image of the Black Hole in Our Own Milky Way Galaxy Revealed

The first image of Sagittarius A*, the gargantuan black hole spinning away at the center of our own galaxy, the Milky Way, was released on Thursday by scientists collaborating on the massive Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project. Located roughly 27,000...

Congress to Hold First Public Hearings on UFOs Since 1970

After several decades, Congress will hold its first public hearing on UFOs next week. The hearing will include evidence of "unidentified aerial phenomena" and testimony from top officials from the Pentagon. The hearing, which will be held on Tuesday, comes...

Scarce and Valuable Metal Germanium Discovered in Greece

The critical metal germanium was discovered near the town of Molaoi in southern Greece the precious and base metal exploration company Rockfire Resources PLC announced on Monday. The London-listed metal-exploration company said the presence of germanium was discovered during laboratory...

What a Black Hole Sounds Like? NASA Gives the Answer

NASA has released an audio of the sound emitted from a black hole at the center of the Perseus galaxy cluster more than 200 million light-years away from Earth. Perseus is known to be an 11 million-light-year-wide bundle of hundreds...

Four Amazing Astronomical Discoveries from Ancient Greece

Ancient Greek scientists and mathematicians in ancient Greece made some of the most significant astronomical discoveries centuries ago.

Plastic Eating Enzyme Could Help Reduce World Pollution

An enzyme variant created by engineers and scientists at The University of Texas at Austin can break down plastic that typically takes centuries to degrade in just a matter of hours to days. This discovery, published in Nature, could help...

Study Says Humans May Live to Be 130 by the End of the Century

A recent study suggests that it may be possible for human beings to live to the age of 130 by the end of this century. Researchers have studied the biological lives of over 3,800 Italian 'semi-super-centenarians,' or people who have...

Elon Musk’s Name Appears in 69-Year-Old Book About Space Travel

Tech billionaire Elon Musk promised to bring humans to Mars by 2024, but was his mission predicted nearly 70 years ago? Musk cryptically tweeted on December 30, 2020: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); "Destiny, destiny No escaping that for...

Earthquake Risk Model Shows Greece Amongst Most Threatened Nations

Greece is threatened by a disaster caused by an earthquake, scientists who have created the first earthquake risk model for the whole of Europe say. The report by the European Facilities for Earthquake Hazard and Risk (EFEHR) prepared by European...

Celts Imported Greek Pottery, Olive Oil, and Wine 2,600 Years Ago

Celts consumed Greek wine according to a recent study of ceramic containers which have been excavated from the hillfort site of Vix-Mont Lassois in Burgundy. Hundreds of fragments from ninety-nine of the containers have shed light on how the drinking...

Rocks on Santorini Eerily Similar to Those on Mars

Scientists have recently discovered that rocks collected on Greece's Santorini have an eerie resemblance to those on Mars. Along with being one of the most popular tourist destinations in the entire Mediterranean, the Greek island of Santorini has become an...

Young Greek Tech Whiz, Robot Creator Launches Start-Up

At 22, Greek Dimitris Chatzis built his own robot for less than $600, produced his own 3D printer and designed a computer tower that is an eco-friendly do-it-yourself kit.