Archive for category Culture

Giannis Antetokounmpo invites you to Greece

Giannis invites you to Greece. He’s done it again in cooperation with the with the Greek National Tourism Organisation. [Click on the title to get the link] Video

The Travesty of BBC/Netflix

History Vs. Μisinformation The new tv series “Troy:  Fall of a City” is a BBC/Netflix production.  This production features the historical hero, Achilles, who was also glorified by Greek Mythology.  His physical description and demeanor have been documented from antiquity by historians and philosophers-poets. The casting of Achilles by BBC/Netflix is a travesty.  What’s the reasoning for the rewriting […]

Hellinikon Project

HELLINIKON PROJECT – A new era – A new living standard News, Videos and more…

Greek Public Holidays 2018

Campaign for the Return of Venus de Milo to Milos Island

There is a new call for the Venus de Milo to be returned to its ancient home… more here

Giannis Antetokounmpo After a Game

See the page: Culture–>Sports–>Giannis Antetokounmpo After a Game http://www.greece.org/blogs/scholars/?page_id=2842

Eratosthenes

Here is a short 2 minute video depicting in simple terms Eratosthenes accurate calculation of the circumference of the earth, 2,200 years ago, with just a stick and his brain: http://www.greece.org/blogs/scholars/?page_id=2769

Benefit Event for “Smile of the Child”

 The Smile of the Child (NGO) is one of Greece’s leading organizations dealing with children at risk. A Montreal committee, The Canadian Initiative for Lesvos (CIL) has been formed in support of Smile and will result in the establishment of a safe haven and a direct action center for crisis intervention, for children at risk on […]

UEFA Champions League 2017

Tuesday, May 2 (2:45 p.m. Eastern Time) Real Madrid Vs. Atletico Madrid  (Santiago Bernabéu Stadium) TV: FS1 Juventus Vs. Monaco  (Juventus Stadium) TV: FS1 Wednesday, May 3 (2:45 p.m. Eastern Time) Monaco Vs. Juventus  (Stade Louis II) TV: FS1 Atletico Madrid Vs. Real Madrid  (Vicente Calderón Stadium) TV: FS1  

Ode to Lesvos

An Inspirational Story of the Lesvos, Greece, Islanders on the Front Lines of the Refugee Crisis. (click on title to see the story).