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Coatlicue, whose name means "Serpent Skirt," was the Earth goddess of life and death in the ...Read more
Tlaloc was an important deity of rain and fertility of the Aztec mythology. Aztec people were ...Read more
Coyolxauhqui was the Moon goddess according the Aztec mythology. Her name means "Golden Bells." ...Read more
Huitzilopochtli, whose name means "Blue Hummingbird on the Left," was the Aztec god of the ...Read more
For the Aztecs, who lived in central Mexico, Tonatiuh was a Sun god. Aztecs believed that four ...Read more
Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli was an Aztec god whose symbols were the planet Venus and the feathered ...Read more
The Pleiades were known to the Aztecs as Tianquiztli which means "marketplace." The Aztecs ...Read more
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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