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The Solar System and Mythology
As we've been studying the solar system, I've realized how often the names of stars, moons, and even planets are in mythology (of all sorts).
I decided to spend my free time looking up a few of them and I made a list:
.Olympus Mon (Mount Olympus in Latin)
I didn't really explain, but if you were curious most of these are related to Greek Mythology, but not all.
If you want more information on any of these, leave a comment and I'll get back to you.
Article posted December 10, 2010 at 07:11 PM •
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nice blog! (y)
i never knew the names of the moons of jupiter.
now all i have to do is memorize them. lol jk jk.
Comment Posted on December 26, 2010 at 04:56 PM by
Sup? Haha I'm great thanks for asking. a little tired from swimming. Do you play any sports? I play tennis in the fall, swimming in the winter and I am considering track. I also play piano. How about you? Hear from you soon ~Sunny
Comment Posted on December 20, 2010 at 07:44 AM by
Hey me again. I got your comment and my challenge went well, the article you read with your name in it actually was the challenge so... yeah. By the way, you can call me Sunny if you like. thats what everyone calls me. Some people don't even know my first name. I really would like to stay in touch with you even though our challenges are over so keep me posted on the New York situation.~Sunny
Comment Posted on December 17, 2010 at 05:45 PM by
Hey, I love reading your blog because you always have something new and funky written. How is your challenge comeing? Hope you are well, and in case I dont get to talk to you before break, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Comment Posted on December 16, 2010 at 07:32 AM by
I had heard that all of the planets were named after Greek/Roman god or goddesses except for Earth, but you have Earth listed here- do you know where the name for our lovely blue marble comes from?? :)
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