Using X-Rays and Periodic Table to Reveal Techniques That Created Ancient Greek Pottery

Art experts are using science to uncover the special methods used by artists who created pottery in Ancient Greece. In a joint effort, the Cantor Arts...

Greeks Create Heart Cells from Stem Cells

Researchers working with stem cells at Stanford University look to create heart cells from stem cells. The project, led by cardiovascular medicine instructor and Greek native, Dr....

Greek Scientist Participates in Successful Research on Kidney Stone Treatment

A group of United States based researchers – including a Greek scientist – proposed a new kidney stone treatment involving hydroxycitric acid (HCA), which...

Two Greek Scientists Announce New Leap Second for 2016

According to two Greek scientists the start of 2017 will have to wait one second extra. On behalf of the US Navy Observatory, Dimitri Matsakis...

Scientists Recreate Night Sky in Ancient Greece, Find Poem Inspiration

Scientists from the University of Texas at Arlington have recreated the night sky in Ancient Greece and believe they discovered the inspiration behind a Sappho...

President Obama Honors Greek Scientist

A 36-year-old Greek was among 105 scientists and professionals honored by U.S. President Barack Obama in the annual "Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists...

First Uterus Transplant in the US By Kefalonian Doctor

Dr. Andreas G. Tzakis performed the first uterus transplant in the US, giving hope to millions of women around the world who cannot procreate...

World Cancer Day: The Greek Who Developed the Pap Smear

By Elizabeth M. Shepard / Cornell Archives Today is World Cancer Day, a global event dedicated in the fight against cancer, that aims at raising...

Greek Scientist to Test Einstein’s Theory

Scientist Dimitrios Psaltis, member of the Greek Diaspora in the United States and professor of Astronomy and Physics at the University of Arizona, played...

Greek-American to Be Awarded the National Medal of Science by President Obama

The White House has announced that Paul Alivisatos, director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), award-winning chemist and internationally recognized authority on...

Greek Professors Conduct Study on Fewer Women than Moustached Men in Medical Schools in...

Two Greek professors, Eleni Linos, from the University of California San Francisco and Katerina Linos, law professor at the University of California Berkley, were two of...

Constantine Dafermos to Receive American Mathematical Society Top Prize

Constantine M. Dafermos, the distinguished Greek-American professor of Brown University, will receive the 2016 Norbert Wiener Prize in Applied Mathematics. Presented by the American...

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