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Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
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organics and telescopic characterization surveys of TNOs and Centaurs. Such work important science and broaden our understanding of Centaurs and TNOs.
Visible and Infrared Photometry of Six Centaurs
of the Centaurs 2060 Chiron, 5145 Pholus, 7066 Nessus, 1995 as the Kuiper Belt3 by the visible.
Centaurs Unnaturally Fabulous
ley's lovely witch of Atlas, centaurs find their place in a half- ror, Hunt observes, by pared for swiftness with “centaurs after rapine bent” (3.
Jupiter – friend or foe? II: the Centaurs
The largest Centaurs known are several hundred kilometres in diameter, and a great number of kilometre or sub-kilometre sized Centaurs still await discovery.
The Centaurs
By Linda Anderson. ASA Scribe. At our November meeting, Philip.

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Centaurs have positive outlook for '11
The addition of Gene Blain to the coaching staff leads one to wonder if the Centaurs might be more offensively open this year.
Centaurs No. 9 in Preseason Football Poll
By Steve Galluzzo Kevin Porche and the Centaurs are No. 9 in the CIF-SS Western Division preseason rankings.
GREG PAK's Centaur Crossing 1: An Introduction
By Greg Pak Maybe it was the astonishingly beautiful Janet and Anne Grahame-Johnstone centaur art in the "Tales of Ancient Greece" book I pored over hundreds of times as a kid.
Horses shaped our art of war and peace
The spectacle of the first horsemen might even be the origin of the Greek myth of the centaur, half man, half horse: and if so, the new evidence from Saudi Arabia fits with a strong association in Greek art between centaurs and the East.
Centaurs to Rely on Experienced Defense
By George Laase Devan Carton (left) takes on fellow lineman Delwaun Beard during a "King of the Hill" contest.

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Centaur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Greek mythology, a centaur (from Greek: Κένταυροι – Kéntauroi) or hippocentaur is a member of a composite race of creatures, part human and part horse.
Monstrous is your first source of information about centaurs such as Nessus and Chiron and other mythological monsters.
Centaur: Half Man Horse Myth, Centaurs, Mythilogical Creature
Creatures with the head arms and chest of a man but the legs and lower half of a horse. Myths and stories sometimes depicted having horns, wings or both.
Mar 3, 1997 The centaurs of Greek mythology are creatures that are part human and part horse.
Greek Mythology Centaur
The Centaur's are half man, and half horse. They have the body of a horse but, in place of the horse's head the have the torso, head and arms of a man.

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