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Oldest and largest Maya structure discovered in southern Mexico
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Oldest and largest Maya structure discovered in southern Mexico

Panos - Mar 29, 2021

Scientists using an aerial remote-sensing method have discovered the largest and oldest-known structure built by the ancient Maya civilization – a colossal…

Mouzenidis Travel head Boris Mouzenidis has passed away
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Mouzenidis Travel head Boris Mouzenidis has passed away

Panos - Mar 29, 2021

Boris Mouzenidis of Mouzenidis Travel, the largest travel agent in Greek-Russian tourism, died of a heart attack due to coronavirus…

Scientists have discovered the oldest tropical reef fish in the world
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Scientists have discovered the oldest tropical reef fish in the world

Panos - Mar 24, 2021

Scientists have discovered an 81-year-old midnight snapper caught off the coast of Western Australia. It is considered to be the oldest…

A small piece of Jurassic Park: DNA extracted from insects embedded in resin
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A small piece of Jurassic Park: DNA extracted from insects embedded in resin

Panos - Mar 24, 2021

For the first time, Senckenberg scientist Mónica Solórzano-Kraemer, together with lead authors David Peris and Kathrin Janssen of the University…

Looking for Love Online (infographic)
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Looking for Love Online (infographic)

Panos - Mar 24, 2021

More and more people are looking for (and finding) a partner with the help of dating apps and platforms. According…

Ireland as Atlantis – Ancient Egyptian & Greek Clues
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Ireland as Atlantis – Ancient Egyptian & Greek Clues

Panos - Mar 24, 2021

Scientists used to work on the assumption that Ireland was completely frozen over during the Ice Age, and therefore uninhabitable, until…

Deaf people show how to swear in sign language and it’s brilliant (video-photos)
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Deaf people show how to swear in sign language and it’s brilliant (video-photos)

Panos - Mar 23, 2021

Cast your mind back to your very first French lesson in school: you know what you did. You learned the…

The Cities With The Worst Traffic Congestion (infographic)
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The Cities With The Worst Traffic Congestion (infographic)

Panos - Mar 23, 2021

TomTom has released its 2020 Traffic Index which highlights congestion levels in 416 cities in 57 countries. Continual increases in…

Rafale fighter jet (Burst of Fire) – How good is it?
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Rafale fighter jet (Burst of Fire) – How good is it?

Panos - Mar 22, 2021

Amid rising tensions in the eastern Mediterranean due to Turkey’s escalating belligerence in the region, the Greek government announced an…

This is the new Digital Green Certificate approved by the EC
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This is the new Digital Green Certificate approved by the EC

Panos - Mar 18, 2021

The European Commission officially adopted the proposal of Kyriakos Mitsotakis for the approval of the “green” digital vaccination certificate, as…

US-Russian relations escalate, as Moscow summons its Washington Ambassador for consultations
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US-Russian relations escalate, as Moscow summons its Washington Ambassador for consultations

Panos - Mar 18, 2021

Russian-US relations have escalated after Moscow summoned its ambassador in Washington for consultations. The recall comes after a dispute was…

Archaeologists find dozens of Dead Sea Scroll fragments bearing a biblical text in Greek
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Archaeologists find dozens of Dead Sea Scroll fragments bearing a biblical text in Greek

Panos - Mar 17, 2021

Israeli archaeologists on Tuesday announced the discovery of dozens of Dead Sea Scroll fragments bearing a biblical text found in…

The Honorable Death: Samurai & Seppuku in Feudal Japan
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The Honorable Death: Samurai & Seppuku in Feudal Japan

Panos - Mar 16, 2021

While martial suicide is a practice found in a lot of cultures, the act of seppuku, or ritual self-disembowelment, is peculiar…

Planets made of diamonds “unlike anything in our solar system” could be forming
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Planets made of diamonds “unlike anything in our solar system” could be forming

Panos - Mar 11, 2021

A new study has suggested that exoplanets – worlds outside of our solar system – that are high in carbon…

Putin’s ‘secret’ daughter celebrates birthday at Moscow club
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Putin’s ‘secret’ daughter celebrates birthday at Moscow club

Panos - Mar 11, 2021

Luiz Rojova, who is allegedly the secret daughter of Russian President Vladimir Putin, appeared at a nightclub in Moscow on…

The Enormous Scale Of Global Food Waste
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The Enormous Scale Of Global Food Waste

Panos - Mar 10, 2021

The issue of global food waste is quickly becoming a billion-tonne problem. According to the United Nations Environment Programme’s 2021…

US President Biden forgets the name of his Defence Secretary
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US President Biden forgets the name of his Defence Secretary

Panos - Mar 10, 2021

US President Joe Biden on Monday forgot the name of Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin at a White House event —…

Egypt: No talks with Turkey on maritime zones
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Egypt: No talks with Turkey on maritime zones

Panos - Mar 09, 2021

Egypt and Turkey did not engage in any talks about the demarcation of maritime zones between the two nations, it…

Tom Carvel: The Greek inventor of soft Ice Cream in America
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Tom Carvel: The Greek inventor of soft Ice Cream in America

Panos - Mar 04, 2021

Let’s face it, we all love ice cream — and some of us are very fond of soft ice cream.…

Golden Globe Awards 2021: Borat 2 wins best comedy film
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Golden Globe Awards 2021: Borat 2 wins best comedy film

Panos - Mar 02, 2021

The movie “Nomadland” and the much-discussed sequel to “Borat” were the big winners of the 78th Golden Globe Awards 2021,…