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Protected Secret Bases

Why you can’t get close to secret airbases anymore. You can spot the camera stations on these secret bases by looking for a white dome shaped like a small observatory. One reason it is so difficult to get close to a National…

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Magical Underwater Photos of Freely Flowing Figures

Magical underwater photos. Finnish photographer Susanna Majuri presents a dreamy escape where the human form flows freely. The fine art photographer’s portfolio boasts a number of imaginative scenes, all taking place underwater. There’s a painterly quality about her work that makes the viewer…

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Greek Mythology : Ares – The God Of War

Ares is the god of war and one of the Twelve Olympian Gods and the son of Zeus and Hera. In literature Ares represents the violent and physical untamed aspect of war, which is in contrast to Athena who represents military…

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Greek Mythology : The Sirens

The Sirens appearance were that of a combination of a woman and a bird and they sang beautifully. Their exact appearance varies from artist to artist. Some drew the Sirens with the body of a bird and the head of…

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Greek Mythology : Persephone

Persephone’s story actually focuses more on her mother, Demeter, and what happens when Persephone disappears. The young goddess is also the daughter and niece of Zeus, and the wife and niece of Hades when she becomes the queen of the Underworld….

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Greek Mythology : The Winged Stallion Called Pegasus

Pegasus is a Mythological Creature described as a beautiful, pure white stallion with wings. He was born from the blood of Medusa. She could turn men into stone should they look into her face, but the hero Perseus decapitated her. His brother Chrysaor, who…