New Corona Variant: How Dangerous is it? What Does it Mean for the Vaccine?

As European Union officials meet on Monday to discuss a coordinated response to a new, even more infectious coronavirus variant in the UK, which...

The Greek Scientist from Chios Behind AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine

Greek scientist Menelas (Mene) Pangalos is the head of research and development at pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca which, together with Oxford university, developed a vaccine...

Coronavirus-Sniffing Dogs May Help Make Travel Safe Again

Not everyone who had the urge to travel this past summer was able to get beyond the concept that someone might soon be sticking...

AstraZeneca Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Suspended

AstraZeneca said on Tuesday it has suspended trials of the coronavirus vaccine that it is developing with the University of Oxford after one of...

British Pharmaceutical Firm AstraZeneca Promises 400 Million Coronavirus Vaccines

According to a statement released by the British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca, the firm has promised to deliver 400 million doses of the Oxford University-created...

Greek Scientist Leads Team Creating First Image of Electrons

A research team led by Greek physicist and professor Eleftherios Goulielmakis has created the first photograph of electrons in crystals, thanks to a powerful...

Snorkeling Mask Turned Into Ventilator For Coronavirus Treatment

A technology start-up in Italy has adapted a full-face snorkeling mask into a viable hospital ventilator for treatment of the novel coronavirus. Isinnova, founded and...

Part of Sir Isaac Newton’s Manuscripts Were Written in Greek

The notebooks in which Isaac Newton worked out the theories on which much of classical science is based were partly written in Greek, proving...

The Greek Designer of the Iconic British Mini Car

The name Sir Alexander Arnold Constantine Issigonis, CBE, FRS, RDI may mean nothing to most Greeks today, but the English-Greek man had the distinction...

Angelos Tsiaras: The Greek Astronomer Hunting for Habitable Planets

K2 18b is the only exoplanet beyond our solar system known to have water vapor and temperatures that may be able to support life. This...