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31 In Greek Mythology, Jason obtained the Golden Fleece. Literature > Mythology 11/21/10
32 In Greek mythology, Jason's ship was called the Argo. Literature > Mythology 11/23/10
33 In Greek mythology, Meleager killed the Calydonian boar. Literature > Mythology 11/04/10
34 In Greek mythology, Notus is the god of the south wind. Literature > Mythology 02/25/09
35 In Greek mythology, Nyx was the goddess of night. Literature > Mythology 07/18/14
36 In Greek mythology, Oedipus solved the riddle of the Sphinx. Literature > Mythology 09/22/10
37 In Greek mythology, Perseus killed a sea monster to rescue his future wife Andromeda. Literature > Mythology 11/03/10
38 In Greek mythology, Perseus killed the Gorgon Medusa. Literature > Mythology 08/29/10
39 In Greek mythology, Selene is the goddess of the moon. Literature > Mythology 02/25/09
40 In Greek mythology, the Anemoi were the four winds. Literature > Mythology 03/03/09
41 In Greek mythology, the children of the Titans Cronus and Rhea were the goddesses Hestia, Demeter and Hera and the gods Hades, Poseidon and Zeus. Literature > Mythology 10/17/10
42 In Greek mythology, the Titan Prometheus gave fire to mankind and was punished by Zeus when the King of the Gods chained him to the Caucasus Mountains with an eagle eating his liver every day (The liver grew back every night) until Heracles killed the eagle and freed the Titan. Literature > Mythology 12/02/10
43 In Greek mythology, Theseus killed the Minotaur. Literature > Mythology 08/29/10
44 In Greek mythology, Uranus is the first husband of Gaia. Literature > Mythology 02/13/09
45 In Greek mythology, Uranus is the personification of the sky. Literature > Mythology 12/02/10





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