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Gritty Port of Piraeus Draws Art Galleries, Buzzing Cultural Crowd

The National Herald 20 Sep 2021
The foundation's Co-President Andreas Dracopoulos told the correspondent it was “created as a symbol  - and a very real engine  - of hope for Greece in the depths of the country’s punishing socioeconomic crisis.” Locating it near Piraeus, he added, was “part of realizing that vision.” .

Two dead in small plane crash off Greece's island 13 Sep 2021
13 (Xinhua) -- A single-engine aircraft crashed in the sea off Greece's ...

The Thessaloniki International Fair Is Back

The National Herald 12 Sep 2021
Greece - Moving Forward, the second. Greece ... TIF, the biggest exhibition event in Greece and a major commercial engine in the Balkans, is an annual event that is held at the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Centre ... At the same time, 13 Regions of Greece will be present at the Fair.”.

Razing Vows Undone, Greece Will Legalize Buildings in Forests

The National Herald 07 Sep 2021
... of their ID or passport, and also an engineer’s statement ... At that time, figures from Greece’s Technical Chamber of Commerce, which represents building contractors and civil engineers, said there were some 1.073 million wholly or partially illegally built structures.

Positive parenting: Do this, not that for better child rearing

Gulf News 05 Sep 2021
Layla Badawi, mum of four and retired electrical engineer based in Dubai, reflects that, “…raising my children in a foreign country like Greece was especially demanding because my parenting practices had to maintain an enculturation balance between preserving my children’s’ ...

Megascale Engineering: From Space Elevators to the Great Wall of China

Interesting Engineering 31 Aug 2021
When it comes to building big things, megascale engineering is where "there's no way you could build that" loses out to our knowledge of mathematics ... Many leading scientists have worked up megascale engineering ideas as well, including some of the most famous examples of megastructures.What are some early megascale engineering projects?.

Ourania Stouraiti: Greek Youth Taking a Big STEP at Google

The National Herald 28 Aug 2021
While a student in Greece, she was a volunteer tutor of Computer Science for young immigrant students and a Taekwondo athlete ... Last summer, she interned as a Software Engineer at Duet, a California-based startup that assists refugees in Greece in rebuilding their lives ... I participate in STEP, which stands for Student Training in Engineering Program.

Graphene veils may hold the secret to conserving priceless works of art

Ars Technica 26 Aug 2021
(credit. Matina Stavropoulou) ... "All art establishments are concerned with the discoloration of paintings upon exhibition and storage, since harmful factors such as sunlight, moisture, and certain volatile organic compounds (VOCs) accelerate the degradation," said co-author Costas Galiotis, a chemical engineer at the University of Patras in Greece ... .

They Escaped Taliban Bullets, but Not French Tear Gas

Vice 20 Aug 2021
There was the boat ride between Turkey to Greece in the dead of night, when the boat engine failed twice in the middle of the Mediterranean sea and the boat full of hysterical, frightened people began to sink with water until he ordered everyone to throw their bags overboard.

West Irondequoit announces new administrators

Monroe County Post 18 Aug 2021
13 ... She earned a doctorate from St ... Orlando Marrero was appointed the new K-12 director of science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics. He became an assistant principal at Greece Odyssey in 2018, and previously taught physics, science and chemistry at East High, University Preparatory Charter School for Young Men and Edison Tech ... .

Donated Fire Fighting Helicopters from Australia arrive in Greece

Greek City Times 17 Aug 2021
Greek industrial company Mytilineos SA has sourced from Australia 4 fully equipped fire fighting helicopters to help bring under control the fires that have been raging in Greece in recent weeks. The company said in a statement this week that it was bringing to Greece four Bell 214 BI helicopters and a crew of 20 pilots, translators and engineers.

Nick Kyrgios’ sister wows The Voice judges with Blind Audition

Greek City Times 16 Aug 2021
Nick Kyrgios’ older sister Halimah Kyrgios amazed fans of The Voice on Sunday night when she performed in the Blind Auditions, singing Tina Arena’s ‘Chains... I look to him a lot for inspiration ... Their dad was born in Greece and moved to Australia as a child ... While their mother, Norlaila, is a computer engineer with royal blood.

KEN’S CORNER: Thomas Jefferson’s Favorite Greek Philosopher – Epicurus

The Liberty Beacon 10 Aug 2021
KEN’S CORNER. Thomas Jefferson’s Favorite Greek Philosopher – Epicurus. Commentary by TLB Contributing Writer. Ken LaRive ... Learn it ... It grew, and with it schools of science, engineering, math and many educational institutions of art. And in the middle of what was called “Athens, the queen of Greece” the light of philosophy grew ... Note.

Romania sends firefighters to battle blazes in Greece

Greek City Times 06 Aug 2021
Romania sends firefighters to battle blazes in Greece. A team of more than 100 firefighters is set to leave for Greece on Friday, August 6, to help fight the wildfires that have broken out across the country, prime minister Florin Cîţu announced on Thursday, August 5. The Department for Emergency Situations will dispatch 23 fire engines.