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  Greece is pulling off an amazing recovery - KathimeriniGreece is pulling off an amazing recoveryKathimeriniBloomberg reports that Greece in the next few weeks will begin tenders for a 750 million-euro airport project on the island of Crete and a 400 million-euro highway between Corinth and Patras, and aims to complete a high-speed rail network by the end of ...and more »
Posted on 27 March 2014 | 12:07 pm
  Greece Takes Road to Recovery - Engineering Greece Takes Road to RecoveryEngineering News Record (subscription)The contract, signed in 2008, covered financing, implementing and operating new and improved sections of the 365-kilometer Athens-Corinth-Patras-Tsakona route to the Peloponnese. It included 163 km of new construction and 120 km of upgrades, while ...
Posted on 26 March 2014 | 11:31 am
  Advent Technologies acquires license from Advent Technologies acquires license from BASF to produce their high ...PR Web (press release)The company also occupies research and development space in Patras, Greece where pilot manufacturing is taking place. The company was founded in 2005 by scientists from the Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas and the University of Patras.and more »
Posted on 26 March 2014 | 9:22 am
  Paintings Could Shed New Light On Historical Paintings Could Shed New Light On Historical Atmospheric Pollution LevelsRedOrbitLead author Christos Zerefos, a professor of atmospheric physics at the Academy of Athens in Greece, and his colleagues showed that paintings of famous artists reveal the ash and gas released as part of major volcanic eruptions scatter the various ...and more »
Posted on 26 March 2014 | 5:11 am
  Movies About the 1821 Greek War of Greek ReporterMovies About the 1821 Greek War of IndependenceGreek ReporterMovies About the 1821 Greek War On the 25th of March 1821 when Germanos III of Old Patras gave the speech about “Eleftheria I Thanatos” (Freedom or Death), the Greek Revolution against the Turkish occupation that held the country captive for 400 years ...and more »
Posted on 25 March 2014 | 1:00 am


  Wi-Fi Module incorporates 802.11b/g/nMeasuring 14 x 16 x 2.8 mm, Model EC19W01 features fully integrated MCU, Wi-Fi, cloud connectivity, flash, and antenna that is fully certified by FCC, EC, IC, and TELEC. SiP module incorporates variety of features, including AirPlay, Wi-Fi Direct, ProbMe™ configuration, and full TCP/IP stack as well as HTTPS/SSL, DHCP Client/Server, WPS, legacy Wi-Fi Client, and SoftAP modes with WPA/WPA2 ...
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 5:50 am
  Econais Demonstrates How Easy It Is toHacked Hi-Fi Amplifier Now Connects to the Internet Build a Web Connected STMicro Nucleo Board Device in Under 20 Minutes SAN JOSE, Calif. – At the upcoming EELive! conference, Econais Inc., the technology leader in smart ultra low power miniature Wi-Fi module solutions for the Internet of Things, will be demonstrating how easy it is for device developers to wirelessly connect their ...
Posted on 1 April 2014 | 5:40 am
  Advent Technologies acquires license fromAdvent to offer complete high temperature MEA product line (PRWeb March 26, 2014) Read the full story at
Posted on 26 March 2014 | 9:20 am
  EGU 2014 media advisory 3: Full press( European Geosciences Union ) The schedule of press conferences at the European Geosciences Union meeting, which includes briefings on the Cassini mission and on the latest from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, is now available. The meeting, which attracts over 11,000 scientists from all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences, is taking place on April 27-May 2 ...
Posted on 26 March 2014 | 6:27 am
  Famous paintings help study the Earths past
Posted on 25 March 2014 | 3:17 am


  Today's obituaries: Elias Chinonis, 90, ofElias left Patras, Greece on February 12, 1940 coming to the United States on February 22, 1940 at the age of 15. He served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1946. He opened the Silver Rail Bar in downtown Flint on Water Street in 1949, where it ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 10:28 am
  Costas BekasHe received his B. Eng., Msc and PhD, all from the Computer Engineering & Informatics Department, University of Patras, Greece, in 1998, 2001 and 2003 respectively. Between 2003-2005, he worked as a postdoctoral associate with prof. Yousef Saad at the ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 6:08 am
  Elias D. ChinonisHe left Patras, Greece on February 12, 1940 coming to America on February 22, 1940 at the age of 15 through Ellis Island. He attended Walker & Whittier Junior High School. He served in the United States Army from 1943-1946. On November 13, 1949 ...
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 5:24 pm
  Is pollution art?The report, led by Andreas Kazantzidis from the University of Patras, Greece, discovered that artists’ stunning sunsets became redder as air pollution increased. Report: Arts education lacking in low-income New York City neighborhoods South Korean cafe ...
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 2:32 am
  Fotini 'Fay' Peres, 89CHATHAM — Fotini "Fay" Peres, 89, of Chatham, Mass., and Delray Beach, Fla., formerly of Patras, Greece, and Allston-Brighton, Mass., died Monday, March 31, 2014, in Delray Beach after a short illness. Wife of the late David Peres, she is survived by a ...
Posted on 3 April 2014 | 6:05 am


M=0.8, 2014-04-17 19:53:11 (GMT), 12.3 km SEarthquake Information. Origin Time. 2014-04-17 19:53:11 (GMT). Magnitude. M 0.8. Latitude. 38.1342° N. Longitude. 21.7320° E. Focal Depth. 5 km. # of Arrivals. 10. Location, 12.3 km S of Patras 33.1 km WSW of Aegion ... Event: Public ID uoa2014hner Description region name: Greece Origin: Date 2014-04-17 Time 19:53:11.87 +/- 0.4 s Latitude 38.1342 deg +/- 3 km Longitude 21.7320 deg +/- 3 km Depth 5 km (fixed) Agency UOA Mode automatic Status NOT SET Residual RMS  ...
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 7:54 am
Ariadne from Greece!: InIt was a fun long weekend. We attended lots and lots of great shadow puppet performances, we met lots of old shadow puppeteer friends and met new ones too. Here are some photos. On the way to Patras we decided to go ...
Posted on 10 April 2014 | 9:55 am
TravelnWrite: Patras to Nafpaktos ~ AWe spent last night in the largest city in Greece's Peloponnese: Patras. This city with a 3,000 year history is the port for ferries heading to Corfu and Italian port cities; a university town of some 200,000 residents.
Posted on 10 April 2014 | 6:05 am
Petition: Demand Justice for the BeheadedA beheaded puppy was found on a road minutes away from the town of Patras, Greece on April 1st. And it was no joke! Sign the Petition to bring justice to this defenseless dog. In addition, we urge authorities to set up animal ...
Posted on 4 April 2014 | 6:23 am
Ariadne from Greece!: 5th ShadowFor our local friends we are performing on Saturday 5th April 2014 at noon (12.00) at Agora Argyri, at Agiou Andreou 12, Patras. The performances of Karagiozis start today at 6 and finish with the closing ceremony on Sunday ...
Posted on 3 April 2014 | 6:36 am
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