Explore World Mythology
The table below provides links to similar gods and goddesses in the Greek and Roman pantheons. ...Read more
Visit the links to learn about the myths of West Africa related to objects in the sky, and ...Read more
Explore myths from Amazonia about the Sun and Moon. ...Read more
Learn about Aztec myths related to the Solar System and stars. ...Read more
Lugh, whose name means "the shining one," was the Celtic Sun god. The underworld god Balor ...Read more
Explore folklore from China about the Sun, Moon, and Creation. ...Read more
Visit the links to learn about ancient Egyptian myths related to objects in the sky, the Earth, ...Read more
Learn about Hindu myths related to the sky, the Solar System, and the stars. ...Read more
Visit the links to learn about Inca myths related to objects in the sky and the Earth. Back ...Read more
Learn about the ways traditional Inuit culture has viewed the Sun, Moon, and Earth. ...Read more
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Did you know that, according to ancient Chinese myth, humans were generated from the fleas which lived on the body of the giant Pan-Ku
Did you know that the Japanese god Susanowo was the god of the sea and storms, and that he had a terrible temper?
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xUmbra : The shadow cast by a celestial body
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Geologists have found evidence that sea ice extended to the equator 716.5 million years ago, bringing new precision to a "snowball Earth" event long suspected to have taken place around that time. Funded...Read more