Todays Featured Poster • Santorini

Almost everyone refers to the island as Santorini but the islands official name is Thira (or Thera). Regardless this spectacular island in Greece is one of the geologic wonders of Europe. The islands five villages are Fira, Oia, Imerovigli, Firostefani, and Akrotiri and they all sit atop a strip of an ancient volcanic caldera offeringContinue reading “Todays Featured Poster • Santorini”

Thera/Santorini And the Death Of A Civilization

You’re standing on the deck of a cruise ship near Santorini, Greece that’s anchored in the middle of a ring of islands. The near island’s sheer cliffs rise almost a six hundred feet right out of the water. You are looking at the aftermath of the largest explosive event in all of human history. OverContinue reading “Thera/Santorini And the Death Of A Civilization”