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The Best Video Games That Take You Straight to Ancient Greece

Over the last several years, video game companies have been using Ancient Greece as a backdrop at a spectacularly fast pace.

Ancient Greeks Predicted Robots Claims Stanford Historian

Ancient Greeks not only created the foundations of modern civilization, but they also predicted robots and other future technological innovations, according to a book on the subject. Stanford University historian Dr. Adrienne Mayor, in Gods and Robots argues that Greek...

Cancer Has a Smell — and Technology May Soon Be Able to Sniff It Out

Throughout our homes, we have electronics that can hear and see us, but we don't yet have technology that can smell. However, even this may be changing. And what if we could detect cancer by smelling it? The science...

Facebook in Trouble: Declining Users and $230 Billion Stock Crash

Facebook's parent company Meta's market value crashed on Thursday, falling over 25%. This was the company's worst trading session in history and a dramatic sign of a sea change across social media that has seen a massive amount of Facebook...

The Cosmos of Ancient Greece’s Antikythera Mechanism

The Antikythera computer captured the ancient Greek passion for mathematics, and especially geometry. By Evaggelos Vallianatos The second century BC was a time of the golden age of Greek science and civilization centered in the kingdoms of the empire of Alexander...

Greece Innovation Hub: Hellenic Network Hosts Boston Event

The Hellenic Innovation Network hosted an in-person panel discussion at the Consulate General of Greece in Boston on Greece as an innovation hub on Sunday. More than one hundred people came to hear Kostas Fragogiannis, Greek Deputy Minister of Foreign...

My Dreams of the Antikythera Mechanism

The Antikythera Mechanism, widely believed to be the world's first computer, has puzzled scientists for decades. By Evaggelos Vallianatos I saw the fragments of the Antikythera Mechanism in 2007. After moving slowly through the large rooms of the National Archaeological Museum...

The Two Questions Jeff Bezos Asked a Job Applicant

One of Jeff Bezos's former employees at Amazon shared the story of her job interview with the companies founder and former CEO on Tuesday. Ann Hiatt, who landed a job interview with the billionaire businessman during the relatively early...

Woman Shocked Finding Voice Recordings Amazon Made of Her With Alexa

A TikTok user was shocked to discover that her Amazon devices had stored thousands of files recording her voice. The video was posted towards the end of August and has amassed over 2 million views on the platform. The user...

Chip Shortage to Force Apple to Cut iPhone 13 Production

Apple announced on Wednesday that they may have to cut production of the new iPhone 13 short due to chip shortages. The company was projected to manufacture 90 million new iPhones before the end of 2021, but Bloomberg has reported...