While most Greek goddesses are not always depicted in the exact same outfit, many have a signature style which makes them recognizable. For example, Aphrodite, the goddess of love and symbol for feminine beauty, is alway... More »

Many of the gods and goddesses of Greek mythology were related to each other through marriage, shared parentage or both, with almost all of them being connected to Zeus. The 12 major deities of ancient Greek religion, al... More »

The ancient Greek goddess Nike is most often identified as the goddess of victory. Later called Victoria by the Romans, the goddess Nike closely mirrors many attitudes held by the Greeks towards form, beauty, competition... More »

In Greek mythology, there are 16 Titans, 14 Olympian gods and a large number of demigods, or half-god and half-human hybrids. The Titans ruled during the Greek Golden Age from Mount Olympus, but were overthrown by the Ol... More »

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Hera's accomplishments included her marriage to Zeus, her asexual conception and delivery of a son, and her many imaginative punishments. She also assisted Jason and the Argonauts in their search for the golden fleece. More »

Some of the famous mythological Greek goddesses are Hera, Athena and Aphrodite. Hera was the queen of the gods and the wife to Zeus, the king of the gods. She was also the goddess of marriage and weddings in ancient Gree... More »

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Johnny Appleseed is said to have worn a tin pot on his head to cook his meals in while on his journeys. While this claim is legend, he did frequently travel with a pot in his belongings and a satchel full of seeds. More »