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... that there is a myth about the volcanic genesis of Thera? PDF Print E-mail

The volcanic genesis of  Thira seems to be evoked in the myth of Euphemus, one of the Argonauts, who, on the instructions of the local god Triton, threw a lump of earth into the sea, north of  Lake Tritonis (in Tunisia). This lump of earth was transformed into the island of Thira.

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God Triton

 

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    During the 7th Thessaloniki International Wine Competition (5-7 March 2007) in the framework of DETROP-OINOS exhibition, Santorini Wines received 13 awards.

     

    Among 683 samples from Greece, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Cyprus, France, Austria, Brasil, Mexico, and Canada wine experts have given:

    Grand Gold Award to
    Vinsanto 4 years aged,1999 vintage by Santowines

     

  • Magazine "Archaeometry", www.nature.com and BioEd Online articles are reporting that the roof paintings of a 2-level building in prehistoric Akrotiri site, have an extreem interest about the mathematical knowledge during the Bronze Age.

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