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Our Mother Who Art In Heaven
(First some Excerpts from an article by Richard Owen in The Times, London September 10, 1999 ) THE Pope, who this year said that God was not "an old man with a white beard", went a step further yesterday and referred to "God the Mother"....
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Judaism: An Overview
Judaism, the fundamental religion of the Jews, is the oldest and purely monotheistic religion of the world.
Religions >> Judaism
The goddess who keeps the apples of youth, by which the gods stay ever-young. Loki arranged for the etin Thjazi to abduct her, but then was forced to get her back, a deed which ended in Thjazi's death. Apples are one of the oldest and holiest symbols of life...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian

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Ageing, Health and Life Satisfaction of the Oldest Old: An Analysis
levels of life satisfaction are recorded for the oldest old.
The oldest open problem in mathematics
Whether there are odd perfect numbers is the oldest known open problem in mathematics: [10]: Is there an odd perfect number?
extended to rocks older than Cambri- an with the discovery of microscopic fossils in the Proterozoic Uinta Moun- tain Group.
Boomer Bookends: Insights Into the Oldest and Youngest - MetLife
The Oldest Boomers: Today & What's Changed Since 2007. The Youngest Boomers: Today & How They Compare to the Oldest Boomers................

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Minnesota DNR continues to track North America's oldest known wild bear
She's 37 years old now, the oldest known wild bear anywhere in North America, ever. Known as No. 56 to Minnesota bear researchers, she's living up near Marcell, says Dave Garshelis, leader of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' bear project.
'Jurassic Mother' Replaces 'Dawn Mother' as Mankind's Oldest Relative
By IBTimes Staff Reporter | August 28, 2011 1:59 AM EDT Scientists have discovered the oldest mammalian ancestor in northeast China, according to a paper published in the latest issue of the journal Nature.
World's oldest person celebrates 115th birthday with party in Monroe, Ga.
Cooper, who is listed as the world's oldest person, will mark her 115th birthday Friday, Aug. 26, 2011. By Associated Press, MONROE, Ga.
B1G changes await oldest major collegiate conference
It's the season of change in the oldest major college athletics league. Change pushed the 115-year-old Big Ten to expand by one. Change had the league divide into two.
Irish whiskey key to long life says one of America's oldest citizens
One of America's oldest citizens, still sharp as a tack, has claimed Irish whiskey is the key to her longevity. The 103-year-old Marguerite Kuebrich told fifty of her closest friends that her Irish heritage also helps.

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Oldest people - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of tables of the verified oldest people in the world in ordinal rank, such as oldest person or oldest man.
Geological Team Lays Claim to Oldest Known Fossils -
Aug 21, 2011 Microfossils found in Western Australia are the latest salvos in the battle for scientific glory.
The Oldest Living Things in the World
Aug 5, 2011 The oldest angiosperm? Probably not.
Oldest Skeleton of Human Ancestor Found
Oldest photographs in the world - YouTube
May 13, 2009 Here you can see the oldest photographs in the world. The people lived in a world without electricity, cars, airplanes trains were just invented.

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