Explore Myths about Earth
Thousands of years ago, Geb was worshipped at the city of Heliopolis in lower Egypt as the ...Read more
Coatlicue, whose name means "Serpent Skirt," was the Earth goddess of life and death in the ...Read more
Gaea was the great deity of the early Greeks. She represented the Earth and was worshipped ...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 personified the Earth. Incas ruled Peru from ...Read more
The Earth was conceived by the Maya as flat with four corners. Each corner represented a cardinal ...Read more
According to the Maori people of New Zealand, Rangi was the Sky Father and his wife was the ...Read more
Midgard is the realm where human beings live. Midgard, the Earth, was created from the flesh ...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 the Maya believed that the Earth was flat, and that there was a jaguar called a bacab
in each corner that supported the sky?
Did you know that the ancient Greeks revered Gaea as the Earth goddess, and that she was the mother of the Titans and the first humans?
Earth and Space Science Concept of the Day
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xPlasmoid : A structure of plasma and magnetic fields proposed to explain several natural phenomena including magnetic bubbles in magentospheres and ball lightning
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In dark, rich soils on every continent, microbes dealing with the effects of climate change aren't accelerating global warming the way scientists had predicted, a study by researchers at the University...Read more