Aristarchus of Samos (310BCE -230BCE)- A Greek astronomer and mathematician advocating the heliocentrism of the solar system.
The Amazon was probably named after the Amazons of Greek mythology. Francisco de Orellana having fought with the Tapuyas, he noticed that the women of the tribe were fighting alongside the men, reminding him the custom of the antic women-warriors.
Olive oil, a traditional tree crop of the Mediterranean Basin – Since the 8th millennium BCE – Highest national consumption per capita in Greece.
L'huile d'olive, une culture traditionnelle sur le bassin méditerranéen – Depuis le 8ème millénaire avant notre ère – La plus forte consommation nationale par habitant se trouve en Grèce.
Greece is a country in Europe. Its capital is: Athens. Its official language is: Greek . Its currency is: Euro.Code: GR | GRC