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 Thor
was the Norse god of thunder, and that he produced thunder with his hammer, Mjolnir?
Did you know that Zephyr was the Greek god of the west wind?
Earth and Space Science Concept of the Day
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xCirque : A semicircular basin excavated by glaciers in mountain top regions; may contain a lake
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Scientists who study plants in the Sonoran Desert are worried about global warming. Desert winters have become warmer and drier over the years, and climate changes have pushed the arrival of winter rains...Read more