EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): Our readers have noticed our efforts to dig out some hidden jewels of the wonderful - and very productive worldwide - magic time of the 1960s.  We have been exploring the encounter of modern Greek...
EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): As we move into Lent and we come closer to our Byzantine Music in church, many of us wonder about the origins of this music.  The Seikilos Epitaph is the oldest surviving musical composition and...
PHOTO/painting: Hypatia by Julius Kronberg 1889 EDITOR'S NOTE: This wonderful prose brings us back to 415 AD in the beautiful city of Alexandria, Egypt, and reminds us of the heinous crimes extremist religious bigots and also extremist ideological bigots can...
EDITOR'S NOTE: A very proud moment for all of us sharing the Greek heritage, as a team of UCL scientists has fully unlocked the secrets of the Antikythera Mechanism.  The video in the middle of this post is completely...
EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): We have noted many times that the role the Patriarchate plays in American foreign policy started with the election of Patriarch Athenagoras in 1949.  In this vivid analysis - it reads more like a novel...
EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): Our "Tribute To Love - Αφιέρωμα στην Αγάπη" last year was received with great comments from all of you... This year Helleniscope will take you on a worldwide trip through a "bouqet" of great love...
ΣΗΜΕΙΩΣΗ ΣΥΝΤΑΞΗΣ (Νίκος Σταματάκης): Παραθέτουμε εδώ ένα υπέροχο κείμενο του Ευριπίδη Στυλιανίδη με μια μεγάλη έκπληξη - που την βλέπετε στον τίτλο! Η αστείρευτη δύναμη της ελληνικής γλώσσας είναι που κρατά ακόμα ζωντανό τον Ελληνισμό του Πόντου μετά από...
EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): We have referred already to the great honor we all have to count among the Greeks of our community, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla, known among his friends at Thessaloniki with his first short name "Akis". ...
By Nick Stamatakis The history of Hellenes in America is beautifully illustrated by the music that was produced by the coming together of the two homelands, the two cultures, the Old World and the New. I have been following this...
Εορτάζοντας τα Ελληνικά Γράμματα, εορτάζουμε δύο πράγματα: την ελληνική γλώσσα και τους πολιτιστικούς  θησαυρούς που δημιούργησε. Της Πολυβίας Παραρά* Η γλώσσα αυτή γεννήθηκε και διαμορφώθηκε ακριβώς στον ίδιο χώρο που γέννησε ένα μοναδικό φαινόμενο για τον πολιτισμό: την ανθρωποκεντρική πολιτεία εν...