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An Overview of Greek Gods and Goddesses
The Twelve Olympians were the main gods and goddesses in Greek mythology. They resided in Mount Olympus and actually totals to fourteen Olympians but never more than twelve in a time.
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Aphrodite: Goddess of Love and Beauty
The goddess of beauty and love was formed out of the foam that was created when Uranus’s castrated genitals were thrown out of the sea of Paphos near Cyprus by the Titan Cronus.
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A precursor race of Divine entities, essentially composing a pantheon itself. The eldest are said to have emerged from Primal matter (Gaea and Uranus), they were all eventually supplanted by their children, the Olympians, although some retained their...
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Veteran US Olympians Ready for Possible Last Grasps at Gold
This summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro could offer a last grab at glory for a handful of veteran U.S.
Column: Bull Dogs, Olympians looking for state titles
Meanwhile, East sophomore Adi Minor had the state's best all-around score, a 38.725 in winning the regional, and will look to become the Olympians' first all-around champion since Nikki Howe in 2001. Minor broke Howe's school all-around record Saturday.
Olympians Michael Phelps, Andre Agassi join fight for LA2024
Other big names who have signed on to advise on and promote Los Angeles' Olympic bid include tennis star Venus Williams, track and field athletes Carl Lewis and Michael Johnson, gymnast Nadia Comaneci, and winter Olympians like speedskater Apolo ...
Sharapova Has No Excuse for Failing Drug Test, US Olympians Say
March 08, 2016 6:44 PM. BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA—. U.
Potential Olympians worried about contracting Zika virus in Rio
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WIAT) — As if training wasn't hard enough, potential Olympians now need to worry about Zika virus. Opening ceremonies in Rio are scheduled for August 5.

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