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The Winter 2010 issue of The Earth Scientist includes a variety of educational resources, ranging from astronomy to glaciers. Check out the other publications and classroom materials in our online store.

Aztec Mythology

Visit the links to learn about Aztec myths related to objects in the sky, the Earth, and aspects of their world.

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<a href="/mythology/coyolxauhqui_moon.html&edu=high">Coyolxauhqui</a> was the <a href="/earth/moons_and_rings.html&edu=high">Moon</a> goddess according the Aztec mythology. The image above reproduces "The Coyolxauhqui Stone," a giant monolith found at the Great Temple of Tenochtitlan.<p><small><em>Image courtesy of the Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico.</em></small></p>

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