World – The Greek Observer https://thegreekobserver.com Tue, 02 Apr 2019 11:12:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 NASA proves its space helicopter can fly on Mars https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/02/nasa-proves-its-space-helicopter-can-fly-on-mars/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=nasa-proves-its-space-helicopter-can-fly-on-mars https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/02/nasa-proves-its-space-helicopter-can-fly-on-mars/#respond Tue, 02 Apr 2019 11:12:37 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59913 NASA proves its space helicopter can fly on Mars
NASA Helicopter

NASA Helicopter

The scientists working on NASA's Mars helicopter project are done building the actual 4-pound vehicle that's blasting off to the red planet with the Mars 2020 rover.

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US sends message to Turkey, halts F-35 equipment shipments https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/02/us-sends-message-to-turkey-halts-f-35-equipment-shipments/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=us-sends-message-to-turkey-halts-f-35-equipment-shipments https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/02/us-sends-message-to-turkey-halts-f-35-equipment-shipments/#respond Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:12:04 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59897 US sends message to Turkey, halts F-35 equipment shipments
Fighter Jet

Fighter Jet

The United States has halted delivery of equipment related to the stealthy F-35 fighter aircraft to Turkey, sources familiar with the situation said, marking the first concrete US step to block delivery of the jet to the NATO ally in light of Ankara’s planned purchase of a Russian missile defense system.

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House of Commons: Brexit saga continues https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/02/house-of-commons-brexit-saga-continues/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=house-of-commons-brexit-saga-continues https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/02/house-of-commons-brexit-saga-continues/#respond Mon, 01 Apr 2019 21:11:21 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59880 House of Commons: Brexit saga continues
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Brexit deliberations in House of Commons

The Brexit saga continues on Monday night with the British parliament being asked to vote on four alternative courses of the Brexit option.These counterproposals come as a response to the thrice-rejected Brexit deal brought to the parliament by Prime Minister Theresa May.

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Drug lord ‘El Chapo’ is set to launch a fashion brand from prison https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/drug-lord-el-chapo-is-set-to-launch-a-fashion-brand-from-prison/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=drug-lord-el-chapo-is-set-to-launch-a-fashion-brand-from-prison https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/drug-lord-el-chapo-is-set-to-launch-a-fashion-brand-from-prison/#respond Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:32:01 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59866 Drug lord ‘El Chapo’ is set to launch a fashion brand from prison
El Chapo

El Chapo

Fashion might have a controversial new addition to its roster after convicted drug lord "El Chapo" announced plans to launch an eponymous brand.

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An Airbnb management company says the Queen could make over $1.3 million a night if she listed Buckingham Palace https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/an-airbnb-management-company-says-the-queen-could-make-over-1-3-million-a-night-if-she-listed-buckingham-palace/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=an-airbnb-management-company-says-the-queen-could-make-over-1-3-million-a-night-if-she-listed-buckingham-palace https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/an-airbnb-management-company-says-the-queen-could-make-over-1-3-million-a-night-if-she-listed-buckingham-palace/#respond Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:22:14 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59863 An Airbnb management company says the Queen could make over $1.3 million a night if she listed Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace

The Queen could make more than $1.3 million a night if she listed Buckingham Palace on Airbnb, according to new data. That's right — an Airbnb management company has calculated roughly how much it would cost you if you swapped out your standard apartment or hotel suite for a room in the palace - or the entire thing.

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How many planets in our universe could support life? https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/how-many-planets-in-our-universe-could-support-life/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-many-planets-in-our-universe-could-support-life https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/how-many-planets-in-our-universe-could-support-life/#respond Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:13:22 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59861 How many planets in our universe could support life?
Planets

Planets

For those not familiar with it, the Drake equation is used to predict how many technological civilizations might exist in the universe.

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Turkey’s ruling party suffers heavy losses in key local polls https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/turkeys-ruling-party-suffers-heavy-losses-in-key-local-polls/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=turkeys-ruling-party-suffers-heavy-losses-in-key-local-polls https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/04/01/turkeys-ruling-party-suffers-heavy-losses-in-key-local-polls/#respond Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:32:18 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59826 Turkey’s ruling party suffers heavy losses in key local polls
Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party suffered heavy losses in Sunday's local elections, losing critical cities across the country, while the main opposition party is on course to win the capital Ankara.

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5 ways To increase your productivity https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/5-ways-to-increase-your-productivity/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=5-ways-to-increase-your-productivity https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/5-ways-to-increase-your-productivity/#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 17:45:18 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59718 5 ways To increase your productivity
Workplace

Workplace

There are several ways in which to improve your day-to-day productivity and ensure that you’re gaining the most from your day’s work. Here are my top 5 ways to increase your productivity.

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5 trailblazing female mathematicians https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/5-trailblazing-female-mathematicians/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=5-trailblazing-female-mathematicians https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/5-trailblazing-female-mathematicians/#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 17:10:55 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59714 5 trailblazing female mathematicians
Karen Uhlenbeck

Karen Uhlenbeck

In 2019, Karen Uhlenbeck became the first female recipient of the Abel Prize, the highest prize in mathematics (there is no Nobel category for math). The award was in recognition of Uhlenbeck's pioneering work in geometric partial differential equations and gauge theory, known as the mathematical language of theoretical physics.

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Lucky tetrachromats see world with up to 100 million colors https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/lucky-tetrachromats-see-world-with-up-to-100-million-colors/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=lucky-tetrachromats-see-world-with-up-to-100-million-colors https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/lucky-tetrachromats-see-world-with-up-to-100-million-colors/#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 16:45:35 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59712 Lucky tetrachromats see world with up to 100 million colors
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Eye Lenses

We all see the world in a unique way, just like our mothers always told us. But have you ever lain in bed, struggling for sleep, and gone down the rabbit hole of wondering if your perceptions were actually entirely distinctive and rare? How would you ever know if what you smell, taste, feel, hear or see is entirely exceptional?

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US Senate: Bill prohibits transfer of F-35 aircrafts to Turkey https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/us-senate-bill-prohibits-transfer-of-f-35-aircrafts-to-turkey/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=us-senate-bill-prohibits-transfer-of-f-35-aircrafts-to-turkey https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/29/us-senate-bill-prohibits-transfer-of-f-35-aircrafts-to-turkey/#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 15:00:22 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59700 US Senate: Bill prohibits transfer of F-35 aircrafts to Turkey
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F-35 Fighter Aircraft

The U.S. Senate endorsed a bill on Thursday night halting the transfer of F-35 jets to Turkey for an indefinite time. The four Senators who introduced the bill were the Democratic Party’s Jeanne Shaheen and Chris Van Hollen, and Republican counterparts James Lankford and Thom Tillis.

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These maps show where you should and shouldn’t drink tap water around the world https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/these-maps-show-where-you-should-and-shouldnt-drink-tap-water-around-the-world/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=these-maps-show-where-you-should-and-shouldnt-drink-tap-water-around-the-world https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/these-maps-show-where-you-should-and-shouldnt-drink-tap-water-around-the-world/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 18:05:17 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59649 These maps show where you should and shouldn’t drink tap water around the world
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Cold Water

If you're traveling the world to quench your thirst for travel, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends quenching your actual thirst with care.

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Successful test puts military one step closer to electromagnetic rail guns https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/successful-test-puts-military-one-step-closer-to-electromagnetic-rail-guns/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=successful-test-puts-military-one-step-closer-to-electromagnetic-rail-guns https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/successful-test-puts-military-one-step-closer-to-electromagnetic-rail-guns/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 17:20:15 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59646 Successful test puts military one step closer to electromagnetic rail guns
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Electromagnetic Rail Guns

Since the early days of the 21st century, the Pentagon has been working to develop rail guns. These powerful weapons would use electromagnetism instead of gunpowder to launch projectiles at hypersonic speeds that would give them far greater destructive power, and a United States defense contractor recently conducted a successful test of one such system.

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Why do scientists think we’re nearing the end of the world? https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/why-do-scientists-think-were-nearing-the-end-of-the-world/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=why-do-scientists-think-were-nearing-the-end-of-the-world https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/why-do-scientists-think-were-nearing-the-end-of-the-world/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 17:03:42 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59643 Why do scientists think we’re nearing the end of the world?
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Doomsday Clock

In a purely symbolic, but still unsettling move, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists again moved the second hand on its Doomsday Clock 30 seconds closer to the end of times. As of Jan. 25, 2018, the clock now reads 11:58.

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Refugee and Migration Crisis: Operation Sophia modernised its mandate https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/refugee-and-migration-crisis-operation-sophia-modernised-its-mandate/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=refugee-and-migration-crisis-operation-sophia-modernised-its-mandate https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/refugee-and-migration-crisis-operation-sophia-modernised-its-mandate/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 15:06:09 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59627 Refugee and Migration Crisis: Operation Sophia modernised its mandate
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Coast Guard Rescue Operations

Member states modified on Tuesday European Union’s counter-smuggling Operation Sophia in the Mediterranean Sea. Operation Sophia’s mandate was due to finalise by the end of March but under the new agreement of the 28 states, the operation was renewed for additional six months.

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Washington: Producing F-35 fighter jets without Turkey possible https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/producing-f-35-fighter-jets-without-turkey-possible-say-us-sources/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=producing-f-35-fighter-jets-without-turkey-possible-say-us-sources https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/producing-f-35-fighter-jets-without-turkey-possible-say-us-sources/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 10:11:21 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59613 Washington: Producing F-35 fighter jets without Turkey possible
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Fighter Jet

Excluding NATO-member Turkey from the trillion-dollar F-35 fighter jet program would be challenging due to Ankara’s integral role in the stealthy jet’s production process, but not impossible, US sources familiar with the situation said.

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Turkey offers passport and visa exemptions for Russian travellers https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/turkey-offers-passport-and-visa-exemptions-for-russian-travellers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=turkey-offers-passport-and-visa-exemptions-for-russian-travellers https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/28/turkey-offers-passport-and-visa-exemptions-for-russian-travellers/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 06:38:59 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59602 Turkey offers passport and visa exemptions for Russian travellers
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced on Monday the lifting of passport restrictions for Russian nationals travelling to Turkey. This represents an important development for the neighbouring country’s tourism industry.

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Istanbul Court: The Case of Metin Topuz https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/27/istanbul-court-the-case-of-metin-topuz/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=istanbul-court-the-case-of-metin-topuz https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/27/istanbul-court-the-case-of-metin-topuz/#respond Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:45:43 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59537 Istanbul Court: The Case of Metin Topuz
US Consulate Istanbul

US Consulate Istanbul

A former employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul appeared before court on Tuesday facing charges of espionage and conspiracy against the Turkish government. Mr. Metin Topuz worked in the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) mission as a local assistant and translator. The DEA mission is headquartered within the Istanbul Consulate’s premises.

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European Parliament: Final Decision for Daylight Time Change in 2021 https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/26/european-parliament-final-decision-for-daylight-time-change-in-2021/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=european-parliament-final-decision-for-daylight-time-change-in-2021 https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/26/european-parliament-final-decision-for-daylight-time-change-in-2021/#respond Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:09:59 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59477 European Parliament: Final Decision for Daylight Time Change in 2021
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European Parliament

The European Parliament endorsed on Tuesday to cease the compulsory summer time change which extends daylight hours across European countries. The new recommendation allows member states to decide from 2021 either to endorse the current summer time system or scrap the biannual clock changes. Currently, the 28 EU member states are forced to move the clocks an hour forward on last Sunday of March and revert back to winter time on the last Sunday of October.

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Baghuz, Syria: ISIS last stronghold successfully recaptured https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/23/baghuz-syria-isis-last-stronghold-successfully-recaptured/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=baghuz-syria-isis-last-stronghold-successfully-recaptured https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/23/baghuz-syria-isis-last-stronghold-successfully-recaptured/#respond Sat, 23 Mar 2019 18:19:28 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59424 Baghuz, Syria: ISIS last stronghold successfully recaptured
Baghuz City, Syria

Baghuz City, Syria

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Saturday the submission of the last Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) stronghold. The collapse of the eastern Syrian city of Baghuz and the raise of the yellow flag by SDF forces marked the official collapse of the ISIS caliphate which plagued the region since 2014.

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German security forces foiled imminent terrorist attack https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/23/german-security-forces-foiled-imminent-terrorist-attack/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=german-security-forces-foiled-imminent-terrorist-attack https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/23/german-security-forces-foiled-imminent-terrorist-attack/#respond Sat, 23 Mar 2019 17:45:33 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59420 German security forces foiled imminent terrorist attack
Police Helicopter

Police Helicopter

German security authorities detained ten people on Friday. They were suspected of plotting to perpetrate an asymmetric attack. The arrests took place as part of a 200-men police raids in the states of Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate.

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What existed before the big bang? https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/22/what-existed-before-the-big-bang/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=what-existed-before-the-big-bang https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/22/what-existed-before-the-big-bang/#respond Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:16:15 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59395 What existed before the big bang?
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Big Bang

It is difficult enough to imagine a time, roughly 13.7 billion years ago, when the entire universe existed as a singularity. According to the Big Bang theory, one of the main contenders vying to explain how the universe came to be, all the matter in the cosmos -- all of space itself -- existed in a form smaller than a subatomic particle.

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How bulletproof are bulletproof vests? https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/21/how-bulletproof-are-bulletproof-vests/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-bulletproof-are-bulletproof-vests https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/21/how-bulletproof-are-bulletproof-vests/#respond Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:31:45 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59311 How bulletproof are bulletproof vests?
Bulletproof Vests

Bulletproof Vests

In August 2017, 30-year-old New York Police Department officer Hart Nguyen was shot while responding to a call regarding a 29-year-old Andy Sookdeo, an emotionally distraught man.

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Antarctic ice shelf melting from the inside out, which is not a good thing https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/21/antarctic-ice-shelf-melting-from-the-inside-out-which-is-not-a-good-thing/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=antarctic-ice-shelf-melting-from-the-inside-out-which-is-not-a-good-thing https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/21/antarctic-ice-shelf-melting-from-the-inside-out-which-is-not-a-good-thing/#respond Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:14:21 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59306 Antarctic ice shelf melting from the inside out, which is not a good thing
Antarctic

Antarctic

You might not think about Antarctica very often. After all, there's not much there of immediate interest to human life — mostly just more ice than you could ever dream of.

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Kazakhstan: President Nursultan Nazarbayev announced retirement plans https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/21/kazakhstan-president-nursultan-nazarbayev-announced-retirement-plans/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=kazakhstan-president-nursultan-nazarbayev-announced-retirement-plans https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/21/kazakhstan-president-nursultan-nazarbayev-announced-retirement-plans/#respond Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:49:25 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59294 Kazakhstan: President Nursultan Nazarbayev announced retirement plans
Kazakhstan President

Kazakhstan President

Nursultan Nazarbayev announced on Tuesday his exit from the presidency of Kazakhstan. The news were met with exclamation by Kazakh people. Most of them have not seen any other leader ruling the country in previous decades. President Nazarbayev has completed thirty years in Kazakhstan’s leadership.

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What if everyone on Earth jumped at the same time? https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/what-if-everyone-on-earth-jumped-at-the-same-time/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=what-if-everyone-on-earth-jumped-at-the-same-time https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/what-if-everyone-on-earth-jumped-at-the-same-time/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:38:07 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59244 What if everyone on Earth jumped at the same time?
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Jump

Ready ... set ... jump! It's hard to imagine getting everyone on Earth to jump at the same time — though with Facebook, Meetup and all manner of other social-media methods of reaching people, it's easier to believe in the possibility than it used to be.

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How chaos theory works https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/how-chaos-theory-works/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-chaos-theory-works https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/how-chaos-theory-works/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:29:24 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59240 How chaos theory works
Chaos

Chaos

It happened again recently. The local weatherman predicted a major winter storm had set its sights on central Virginia. Precipitation would start the following morning, and we should expect 8 inches (20 centimeters) of the white stuff by evening.

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Radovan Karadžić war crimes sentence increased to life in prison https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/radovan-karadzic-war-crimes-sentence-increased-to-life-in-prison/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=radovan-karadzic-war-crimes-sentence-increased-to-life-in-prison https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/radovan-karadzic-war-crimes-sentence-increased-to-life-in-prison/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:13:32 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59224 Radovan Karadžić war crimes sentence increased to life in prison
Radovan Karadzic

Radovan Karadzic

Radovan Karadžić has been sentenced to life in prison at an appeal court in The Hague for his role in mass killings of civilians in the conflict that tore Bosnia apart a quarter century ago.

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EU fines Google $1.7 billion for abusing online ads market https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/eu-fines-google-1-7-billion-for-abusing-online-ads-market/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=eu-fines-google-1-7-billion-for-abusing-online-ads-market https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/eu-fines-google-1-7-billion-for-abusing-online-ads-market/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:55:47 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59217 EU fines Google $1.7 billion for abusing online ads market
Google Monitor

Google Monitor

European Union regulators have fined Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.7 billion) for abusing its dominant role in online advertising, the third big antitrust penalty they’ve given the internet giant since 2017.

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Athens: Albanian Ambassador and Consul General removed from their posts https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/athens-albanian-ambassador-and-consul-general-removed-from-their-posts/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=athens-albanian-ambassador-and-consul-general-removed-from-their-posts https://thegreekobserver.com/blog/2019/03/20/athens-albanian-ambassador-and-consul-general-removed-from-their-posts/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:56:11 +0000 https://thegreekobserver.com/?p=59198 Athens: Albanian Ambassador and Consul General removed from their posts
Hobdari

Hobdari

In an unforeseen move, the Albanian Ambassador in Greece Ardiana Hobdari was removed from her position on Wednesday. A similar fate also awaited the Albanian Consul-General in Ioannina, Pervin Gjikuria who was also dismissed by the Albanian government.

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