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Google launches new online service Google Flights in Greece

Google is launching a new service offering Greeks the opportunity to book airline tickets and organise their trips online according to their needs, Dimitris Kossyfas, responsible for tourism issues in Google Hellas, said in an interview with [...]

NASA Space Challenge two-day event for space and technology fans in Athens

The NASA Space Apps Challenge 2017 will be held in Athens on 28 and 29 April. For two days citizens throughout the world will cooperate and will attempt to solve problems of space technology and social needs. Those who are able to combine their [...]

Greece to participate in MWC 2017

Greece will participate for the fifth successive year with a national pavilion and delegation in the biggest event held in the digital communication industry, the Mobile World Congress 2017, in Barcelona, February 27-March 3. The participation [...]

ERC to fund Greek scientist’s search for cheap ‘ultrahydrophobic’ materials for collecting water

As the march of climate change continues and the spectre of drought looms large for Mediterranean countries like Greece, the problem of collecting water in areas of low rainfall will become increasingly acute. A lone Greek scientist has been [...]

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Awards 2016

The National Research Foundation, the General Secretariat for Research and Technology and the Start up Business Incubator of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized the Awards of Excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2016 [...]

Greek researchers at Athens University create ‘artificial neuron’ with quantum-dot lasers

Greek researchers working at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (EKPA) optical communication photonic technology laboratory have developed an artificial “neuron” that simulates fundamental functions of the human brain, [...]

FIAT uses printed organic electronics with Greek signature

FIAT, the Italian automotive industry, has installed to its cars -for the first time- printed electronics with a Greek signature. The printed flexible organic fourth-generation photovoltaic systems were created in the framework of a “Smartonics” [...]

UK-based Greek scientists help develop AI ‘judge’ that predicts European Court rulings

A team of Greek scientists and legal experts based in the United Kingdom have helped to develop a groundbreaking artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm that is able to predict the rulings of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg [...]

Up close and personal with ancient Greek sites and texts through ‘ToposText’ app

History and archaeology enthusiasts, researchers, students but also ordinary travellers can now have access to thousands of mythical and historical locations and a slew of ancient texts referring to them with one click on their smartphones, [...]

National Observatory of Athens continuing Mars observation in collaboration with National Geographic

The National Observatory of Athens on Wednesday announced the continuation of its collaboration with the “National Geographic” for the observation of Mars through telescopes, which will be used in the “Mars” documentary [...]