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A taste of Greece in Tarpon Springs, Florida

For those of you who don’t know Tarpon Springs, Florida, I’m here to put it on the map. This Kalymnian founded Greek town in Tampa, Florida is notorious for providing a sponge diving industry, Greek culture, and more importantly… Greek…

Greek communities celebrating Christmas across the USA

Across the country Greek communities celebrated Christmas with festive events and traditional kalanta. From Long Island to Hawaii, the Orthodox Christians shared their Christmas celebrations with The National Herald and continue to remind…

Greek neuroscientist cleared of animal cruelty

A German court has thrown out a case against a distinguished Greek neuroscientist who was accused of animal cruelty. Nikos Logothetis, who is director of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics (MPI-Biocyb) in Tubingen, had been…

Greek astrophysicist awarded for role in landmark discovery

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) astrophysicist Erotokritos Katsavounidis has been awarded the Golden Cross of the Order of the Phoenix for his contribution to the first direct detection of gravitational waves in 2015.

Greek professor in Australia discovers new brain area

The internationally renowned brain scientist of Greek Diaspora Professor George Paxinos, a researcher at the Neuroscience Research Australia-NeuRA, has discovered a new, previously unknown area in the human brain.