Explore Myths about Earth
Geb was worshipped in lower Egypt as the Earth god. He was depicted as a bearded man with a ...Read more
Coatlicue, whose name means "Serpent Skirt," was the Earth goddess of the Aztecs. Aztecs were ...Read more
Gaea, or Mother Earth, was the great goddess of the early Greeks. She represented the Earth ...Read more
Hou Ji was originally a Chinese hero of royal descent. His ancestor was Huang Di. Tang, the ...Read more
Incas of ancient Peru believed that Pachamama was the Earth goddess. Pachamama and her husband ...Read more
The Maya believed the Earth was flat with four corners. Each corner was a direction shown by ...Read more
The Maori people of New Zealand believe that at the beginning of time the sky was so in love ...Read more
In Norse mythology, Midgard is the Earth. It was created when the supreme god, Odin and his ...Read more
Enlil was the Sumerian god of Earth and air. Sumerians were living more than three thousand ...Read more
Explore myths related to phenomena on Earth like storms, wind, rainbows, and more. ...Read more
Did you know?
Did you know that Huizilopochtli
was dressed with hummingbird feathers on his head?
Did you know that, in Egyptian mythology, the sky goddess Nut married the Earth god Geb, and that the Sun god Re was angry, and so forced them to separate?
Earth and Space Science Concept of the Day
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xUmbra : The shadow cast by a celestial body
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Geologists think that the waters of Lake Tanganyika, a long lake located in East Africa, has experienced a huge amount of warming in the last 100 years. Currently, the surface water of this lake is the...Read more