Explore Myths about Mars
Ares was the Greek god of war. He was identified with the Roman god, Mars. Ares was driven ...Read more
In Hindu mythology, the planet Mars is known as Mangala. Hindus believed in the existence ...Read more
Mayans were sophisticated observers of the sky. Mayans used their astronomical knowledge to ...Read more
Explore Myths about other nearby planets
Venus was the goddess of love and beauty. To the perfection of her figure and the purity of ...Read more
Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli is an Aztec deity representing the planet Venus and an apparition of ...Read more
In Roman mythology, Jupiter was the king of heaven and Earth and of all the Olympian gods. ...Read more
Ganymede was a son of Tros, first king of the classical land known as Troy. One day Jupiter ...Read more
Io was a priestess of the Greek goddess Hera. Hera was the jealous wife of Zeus, the king of ...Read more
Europa was the beautiful daughter of the Phoenician king of Tyre, Agenor. Zeus (Jupiter), the ...Read more
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Did you know that we have discovered planets around other stars – called exoplanets
Did you know that the Yoruba god of the sea, Olokun, lives in a palace under the sea, with human and fish attendants?
Earth and Space Science Concept of the Day
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Conservation efforts aimed at protecting endangered Caribbean corals may be overlooking regions where corals are best equipped to evolve in response to global warming and other climate challenges. That's...Read more