Jennifer Barclay writes in her memoir, Falling in Honey, that she has been "looking for a Greek island. If I were going on my own, maybe I'd just take a backpack and trust serendipity." Her love affair with Greece began at school in England, where she studied Ancient Greek, blossoming with holidays on the islands and then staying to teach English. Show More Summary
[from The Anomalist] "The First Paranormal Investigator Northern Ghost Investigations -- To track this guy down, you have to travel back a mere 2000 years to Greece where a man called Athenodorus Cananites shared his ghostly encounter...Show More Summary
Nike have unveiled the home and away kits for Greece that the team will wear at World Cup 2014. Greece’s National Team will wear its white shirt with blue trim as the home kit, while the away kit will be … Continue reading ? Greece World Cup Shirts Home And Away Unveiled For 2014: Official [PHOTOS] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Jane Morris Pack, a painter and educator in Greece, has built a camera obscura to learn more about the methods that might have been used by Vermeer. Here's the first version that she tried out, using a modular frame and black drape. And here's her improved box with better light-shielding ability. Show More Summary
Youngster from Odisha village wins Greece ticketTuesday, 4 March 2014 - 8:30am IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNAAdit Ganguly Soundarya Pradhan - a 15-year-old blind chess player from Boden - is all set to compete in World Championships"Sometimes you need to feel, not see," is what Soundarya Pradhan firmly believes in. Show More Summary
There are other ways for investors to play the Greek recovery.
A recent essay in The Economist examines what's gone wrong with democracy. The last quarter of the twentieth century was a heyday for democracy as new democracies were created in Africa and Asia, and autocratic regimes in Greece, Spain and Latin America were replaced by elected governments. Show More Summary
@Corinthian Matters Coming Soon: The Roman Conquest of Greece http://ift.tt/1ok4Kd1
Throughout history, the best data visualizations have served as the public's window onto a complex world. In a time when everything from the endangerment of the Juggalo to Carrie Bradshaw's shoe collection is turned into a clever little chart, it can be easy to dismiss infographics as trendy and inconsequential. Show More Summary
Ukraine's acting PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk speaks. Highlights below: UKRAINE TO FULFILL ALL IMF REQUIREMENTS, PREMIER SAYS - like Greece? UKRAINE PM SAYS BELIEVES RUSSIAN TROOPS WON'T INVADE E. UKRAINE - because they are there already? UKRAINE...Show More Summary
By Elliott R. Morss: ©Elliott R. Morss All Rights Reserved Introduction For some time, I have been following the economic problems of Greece. These include: Its inability to compete in world markets using the € as its currency; The IMF,...Show More Summary
Giannis Antetokounmpo is showing a lot of promise as an NBA player, but it looks like the 19-year-old from Greece has some soccer skills as well. While attending a game for the Milwaukee Wave, a Major Indoor Soccer League team, Antetokounmpo had the opportunity to win a scooter for one lucky fan. Show More Summary
@APA Blog CONF: Athens to Aotearoa: Greece and Rome in New Zealand Literature and Society http://ift.tt/1kINIFj
'Before Midnight' producer Sara Woodhatch takes us on a photo tour of Messinia, Greece, on and off the set.
Europeans must grasp a simple fact: Greece has been, and remains, a failed social economy. Rumours of its recovery are just that: ill-motivated rumours!
4.61 / 5 Stars | 26 Reviews by mleiland "The flavors of Greece are combined with halibut and baked in an aluminum foil pouch." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews
``Soini has been a vocal opponent of any Finnish contribution to the two previous Greek bailout packages and to the European Commission's crisis efforts. These issues are why Finland is likely to contribute to the predicted general rise of the hard right in the May EU vote.''
Ellinikon International Airport, located in Athens, Greece, was shut down in 2001. The site has been left partially intact while development plans take place, and photographer Alexandros Lambrovassilis has been revisiting the site for years to document its remains. Read more...
Peter Allen, Barry Eichengreen, Gary Evans, 28 February 2014 Greece needs debt reduction. This column argues that instead of offering another lengthening of maturities and reduction in interest rates, Eurozone leaders should seize the...Show More Summary
By Andrea Riquier, INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY Mountains of financial liabilities. Forced to issue IOUs when cash ran dry. A legislature in perpetual stalemate. Prickly relations with powerful public sector unions. At the worst of the financial crisis, California was often compared to Greece.