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CultureZohn: The Deste Foundation: As Greece Struggles, The Private Sector Steps Up

Patricia Zohn | Posted 06.28.2016 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

With its economy in free fall, Greece relies on the private sector to pick up the cultural slack.

Foundation Launches Young Leadership Experience to Hellas (Greece)

Jim Luce | Posted 01.11.2016 | Impact
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Jim Luce

Much of science, medicine, mathematics, theater, music and art come to us from ancient Greece, representing the highest of human virtues. This fascinating world of Gods, majestic temples, and stunning antiquities will be the experience of a lifetime.

Greece: Once Upon a Spittle

Sabra Gertsch | Posted 02.01.2015 | Travel
Sabra Gertsch

The Greeks believe the gesture of spitting wards off misfortune and stops the power of the Evil Eye. The tradition is a simple "ftou ftou ftou" delivered from the mouth of a wise old woman to the forehead of a vulnerable young one.

14 Reasons Why Captain America: The Winter Soldier Is the Best Pop Movie of the Year

William Bradley | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier this month on disc and download reminds of what a terrific film it is. With some competition from its delightful Marvel Studios sibling, Guardians of the Galaxy, it's the best pop movie of the year.

Ma vie "rêvée" en Algérie

Meryem Belkaïd | Posted 07.30.2014 | Algeria
Meryem Belkaïd

En parcourant les livres exposés à la librairie du Tiers Monde, place de l'Émir Abdelkader (ce nom m'a toujours laissée un peu perplexe, celui de la librairie, pas de l'Émir), j'ai un petit moment de flottement... Non pas que je trouve que le choix d'ouvrages soit limité, point du tout, mais je ne sais que penser du prix des livres... Mais c'est trompeur, je le sais, car le plus difficile avec l'exil reste de se tenir au fait du coût de la vie.

How Shame Makes Us Allergic to Receiving

John Amodeo, PhD | Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living
John Amodeo, PhD

Many of us grow up with deflating messages that something's wrong with us, we're not good enough, and we don't measure up. When the water we swim in is saturated with shame, we may not notice casual acts of caring or spontaneous expressions of love.

Should Publishers Pay Author Advances?

Posted 03.08.2013 | Books

This week, Random House generated controversy among writers over the terms of their contracts for two of their new digital-only imprints: Hydra, which...

Brothels, Beaches and Blood

Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Faceless bodies, dingy spaces and ambiguous dark marks pervade Hirosuke Kitamura's photographs. The Japanese-Brazilian artist captures anonymous image...

Little New York in Hydra, Greece

FATHOM | Christopher Bollen | Posted 12.12.2011 | Travel

I went to Greece for the first time in 2003. It was on that trip to a few islands in the Cyclades — in fact, on the back of a motorbike one hot afte...

Galaxies Exiting Universe Because Of Baffling 'Dark Flow' Force (VIDEO) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Galaxies traveling at million miles-per-hour speeds appear headed on one a one-way track toward the constellation Hydra, astronomers report Thursday,...