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Bitcoin’s Future Looks Uncertain as Bearishness Spreads

Brave New Coin 04 Jul 2024
Marathon Digital Holdings, the world’s largest Bitcoin mining firm, has not sold any of its coins over the past month ... Another study estimated Bitcoin mining’s annual CO2 emissions at 65.4 megatonnes, comparable to Greece’s total emissions.

Wildfire Rages Near Megalopoli Open-Pit Mine in Southern Peloponnese

Greek City Times 21 Jun 2024
On Friday, a wildfire erupted near the open-pit mine field of Megalopoli in the southern Peloponnese region of Greece ... This sudden outbreak of a wildfire near the open-pit mine highlights the ...

Kea Island: The Unsung Jewel of the Cyclades

Greek Reporter 21 Jun 2024
Credit ... It is only 60 km (37 miles) from Athens, and one can be there in an hour by ferry from Lavrio, the site of the famous silver mines of ancient Greece ... Excavations have revealed the foundations of public buildings, laboratories, and even mines.

30-year-old myth linking griffin legends to dinosaur bones debunked

Interesting Engineering 21 Jun 2024
But the griffin? No ... (). It makes sense ... Gold traders from Asia carried them west to Ancient Greece. In looking at the site of Protoceratops fossils, however, they are just a touch too far from the gold mines to be convincing, according to study authors.

Greece’s GDP Growth Above EU Average, Commission Says

Greek Reporter 19 Jun 2024
Greece’s GDP growth well above EU average according to a European Commission report ... Greece’s real GDP growth remains well above the EU average, the European Commission has highlighted.

Scottish football fan who had life saved by rival now has ‘German blood’

Metro UK 14 Jun 2024
PA) ... He said ... ‘That’s why it’s so important that everyone who can donate is registered with Anthony Nolan so that other people’s lives can be saved, like mine was.’ More Trending. Urgent travel warning to people heading to Greece over 43°C temperatures.

The Curse of Oak Island: The team asks for public help with identifying mysterious artifact

Monsters & Critics 05 Jun 2024
The item, referred to as the copper alloy piece, was found by Jack Begley and Gary Drayton in 2022 during filming for Season 10 on Lot 8 ... Judi also stated that a University of New Brunswick study concluded the lead in the artifact was mined in Greece.

Ancient Greek Trireme Ships Enabled the Rise of Athens as a Great Power

Greek Reporter 04 Jun 2024
Triremes played a vital role in the history of Ancient Greece during the Persian Wars and the creation of the Athenian maritime empire — as well as its downfall in the Peloponnesian War ... Triremes sail to the rescue of Greece at Salamis.

What is the birthstone for June? It actually has three. A guide to the colorful gems

Usatoday 01 Jun 2024
The month has three birthstones ... Today, the gemstone is primarily mined in Brazil, Sri Lanka and East Africa ... In ancient Greece and Rome, the stone was associated with lunar deities. Moonstone is mined across the globe, including in the U.S ... January .

Greece adds storage to solar tenders

PV Magazine 27 May 2024
31, 2024, applies to projects in Greece's lignite mining regions of Florina and Kozani, Western Macedonia Prefecture, and certain projects by farmers or the Greek distribution grid operator.

Ancient Greek Gold Heist on Sifnos Among Largest in History

Greek City Times 24 May 2024
In 524 BC, a monumental gold heist occurred on the island of Sifnos, Greece, targeting its renowned gold and silver mines ... and silver mines, particularly those in the area known today as Agios Sostis.

Six ‘Must Visit’ Archaeological Sites Near Athens

Greek Reporter 21 May 2024
Greece is full of some of the most famous archaeological sites in the world, such as the Acropolis, Mycenae, and Knossos ... The mines thrived during Greece’s Classic Period with slaves doing the backbreaking mining of the metal ores.

The Sunday Times Rich List 2024 revealed

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 May 2024
It seems the tide is going out and the world’s wealthy are starting to leave ... The investor has an estimated record fortune of £37 billion ... How wrong I was.” ... Telis Mistakidis, who built his fortune at the mining giant Glencore, has returned to Greece ... 1.

‘I’m dreading our holiday with friends’

AOL 19 May 2024
An old friend of mine has asked us to go to Greece and we all really want to go but I am in a terrible panic about it ... been offered this opportunity with old friends of mine, who I don’t see often.

‘Greece’s economic indicators are better than Germany’s’

Ekathimerini 29 Apr 2024
“I find it very amusing that, at this moment, Greece’s economic indicators are much better than Germany’s ... In Greece of the 70s ... Usually, when he is in Greece, he wears the emblem and feels “a little proud,” not only of himself but also of DW.