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How Odin Became Santa Claus: Symbolism and Pagan Origins of a Gift-Giving Saint
The story begins in the northern regions of Europe where the supreme god Odin, also known as Wodan among the German tribes, reigned. (He still lives among us in Wednesday, which is Wodan’s day). Odin/Wodan was the god of wisdom, magick and occult knowledge,...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Shapeshifting in Celtic Myth
The theme of shapeshifting is found in Celtic myth regardless of the specific country one invesigates. Thoughout my studies of Celtic lore I have found that there were very specific reasons or circumstances for shapeshifting. These reasons fall into at least...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Everyday Earth
When you think of "Earth" what comes to mind? Perhaps you feel the stable element of solidity and grounding. Or maybe you see Earth as the third planet from the Sun. Or for you, is Earth the rich brown soil in your own backyard? Earth is all these...
The Elements >> Earth
Of Master and Discipline
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Commentary Part 1 The following is a fictional account of a spiritual awakening with a factual basis. This five part series is offered to promote and encourage the practices of the World Mind Society, making the...
Mind >> World Mind

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A perfect invisibility cloak is impossible, proves new research
Captain Cook cloak returns to Hawai'i
The orange and cream cloak is made from feathers plucked from 20,000 birds. The items were of a design reserved for royalty. A 50-strong Hawaiian delegation were welcomed at the museum this morning.
Meta-skin could lead to invisibility cloak
This meta-skin developed by Iowa State Researchers is flexible and tunable (Credit: Iowa State University). View gallery (5 images). Engineers at Iowa State University may have gotten one step closer to the ability to make objects invisible with the ...
A Real-Life Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak? Researchers May Have Found A Way
Harry Potter's invisibility cloak may soon transition from fiction to reality. Engineers at Iowa State University have created a “meta material” that flexes and stretches to hide an object.
This Flexible Film Uses Liquid Metal to Absorb Radar and Cloak What It Covers
If you want to fly under the radar, you could do with a sheet of this material. Using a series of liquid-metal absorbers, the new film can soak up radar in order to cloak whatever it happens to be covering.

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