web analytics

Tag: Greece

ESA: Earth from Space: Athens in colour

The one hundred fifty-seventh edition features a Sentinel-2 satellite image of Athens and surroundings, in Greece. This evening a special event is being held in Athens, as part of the activities for the European Researcher’s night. This is why we have included Greek subtitles for this edition of Earth from Space.  

Bloomberg Business: The European Debt Crisis Visualized

  At the heart of the European debt crisis is the euro, the currency that tied together 18 countries in an intimate manner. So when one country teeters on the brink of financial collapse, the entire continent is at risk. How did such a flawed system come to be?    

Max Seigal: Around the World in Two Minutes

Max Seigal and Seagull Aerial has filmed this stunning short film using drones, filming at beautiful locations all around the world. Seigal writes; Video shot with th Phantom 2 and GoPro Hero 4 and the Inspire 1, by DJI — most shots from the Expedition Series kit assembled by DSLRPros. Locations include Mt. Fuji, Japan, …

Continue reading

Milken Institute: Navigating Europe’s New Volatility

This year, Europe has been shaken out of an unsatisfying stasis by heightened fears of deflation, vigorous central bank action, terrorism in France and political transformation in Greece. The continent’s political economy is getting more complicated, and boundaries are being tested. Many wonder how far the ECB’s quantitative easing program will go and whether it …

Continue reading

ESA: Earth from Space | Athens on the radar

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. Explore this Sentinel-1 image of Greece’s Attica peninsula in this edition.  

Joseph G. Manning: Long Distance Trade in the time of Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Kings

Uploaded on Jun 15, 2011 Yale University’s Professor of Classics and HIstory, Joseph G. Manning, presents “At the Limits: Long Distance Trade in the time of Alexander and the Hellenistic Kings” at the Penn Museum’s 2011 symposium, “Reconfiguring the Silk Road: New Research on East-West Exchange in Antiquity.”  

Earth from Space: City of knowledge

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. Explore Athens, the capital and largest city of Greece, in this edition.

Earth from Space: Peaceful Paxi

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. In this edition, we explore the northwestern part of Greece and the Paxi islands.