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- Hippopotamus goddess, protector of women during childbirth, since Archaic times shown standing upright with human arms and legs, a wig of straight hair and a crocodile's back and tail. She carried a torch, a sa (a sign of magical protection) attribute, and...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
- Isis and her son Horus
- We are now in the sign of Cancer, which has quite a few things to do with the concept of the Mother. But to be sure, without the child there is no mother, so the story is just as much about the relationship between the two. In our lives, there is probably no...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
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Suggested Pdf Resources
- The Hippopotamus
- Copyright 2003 й Monroe Street Music. The Hippopotamus. To Marcus McDaniel.
- SPECIES QUICK FACTS. SIZE. The average hippopotamus will stand between 52 and 70 inches tall.
- The Hippopotamus has been listed as vulnerable because of habitat loss and illegal hunting for meat and ivory (found in the canine teeth).
Suggested News Resources
- Hippopotamus In Puerto Rico Zoo Gets Dental Visit By North Carolina Veterinarian
- A North Carolina veterinarian made a long-distance house call to a hippopotamus in a Puerto Rico zoo who was getting a little long in the tooth, The News & Observer reported. It was another day at the office for Dr.
- Nobody likes a trip to the dentist… least of all a 3000lb hippo
- By Daniel Miller This massive hippopotamus needed an urgent trip to the dentist after a problem with his teeth made him very hungry hungry indeed.
- Israeli disappears in croc-infested Zambezi River
- Avim Yariv, 39, was on a boat with his two children when a hippopotamus flipped their boat over; Yariv is the son of poet, editor and translator Hilit Yeshurun and grandson of the poet Avot Yeshurun.
- 'Horrid Henry' author drawn to impish behavior
- She taught English and then had a successful career in journalism in London before publishing her first children's book, a picture book titled "But What Does the Hippopotamus Say?" in 1994.
- The Planet Smashers: "Hippopotamus"
- Montreal's The Planet Smashers have launched a new video for "Hippopotamus," a track from their new album (and first since 2005's Unstoppable) Descent Into The Valley Of The Planet Smashers. Please login or register to post comments.
Suggested Web Resources
- Hippopotamuses, Hippopotamus Pictures, Hippopotamus Facts
- Learn all you wanted to know about hippopotamuses with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.
- AWF: Wildlife: Hippopotamus
- The hippopotamus, whose hide alone can weigh half a ton, is the third-largest living land mammal, after elephants and white rhinos.
- San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes: Hippopotamus
- Get fun and interesting hippo facts in an easy-to-read style from the San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes. Buy tickets online and plan a visit to the Zoo or Safari Park.