Greece
Calamos Supports GreeceCalamos Supports Greece

ancient Greek astronomers

Memorial Tomb of Ancient Greek Astronomer Aratus Unearthed in Turkey

Archaeologists working in the ancient Greek city of Soli Pompeipolis in the southern Mersin province in Turkey have unveiled the memorial tomb of the Greek poet and astronomer Aratus, who was born in 315 BC. The city, located in the...

Gaia Satellite Sent into Space to Monitor the Galaxy

People have always been fascinated with space secrets and want more information. The European Space Agency operated the first step of further discovering space secrets, by orbiting satellite "Gaia." The satellite took its name from the goddess of Greek mythology...

Antikythera Mechanism Becomes Lego Game

The Antikythera mechanism is regarded to be humanity's oldest computer. It dates back to the early 1st century BC and is designed so that ancient Greek astronomers were able to calculate astronomical positions. Local divers discovered it in a shipwreck...