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Athena's special powers are wisdom and arts and crafts, such as agriculture, navigation, spinning, weaving and needlework. She is the goddess of war, but she focuses on strategy instead of bloodshed. More »

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Athena's powers include: authority over wisdom and crafts, which includes agriculture, spinning, needlework, weaving and navigation. Athena is also considered as both a goddess of war, and the patron goddess of Athens. I... More »

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Zeus' powers enable him to summon rain, thunder, lightening and darkness. He is also able to hurl thunderbolts. In addition to being the ruler of the Olympians, he is known as the rain god. More »

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Athena's powers include: authority over wisdom and crafts, which includes agriculture, spinning, needlework, weaving and navigation. Athena is also considered as both a goddess of war, and the patron goddess of Athens. I... More »

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In Greek mythology, Athena is the goddess of arts, wisdom, literature, war, defense and heroism, and she became patron saint of Athens, turned Arakhne into a spider, helped heroes in their quests and participated in the ... More »

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The Pueblo Indians' arts and crafts include pottery, baskets, weaving, stone carvings and heishi jewelry. All of these arts are created in unique styles that the different Pueblo peoples have developed from their culture... More »

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The Ancient History Encyclopedia maintains that Ancient Greek people recited and orally passed down mythology to help explain the environment in which they lived and the nature of life on Earth. The word "myth" originall... More »

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