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MODERN MYTHOLOGY

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on 11 May 2010

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MODERN MYTHOLOGY It's a caduceus. Or caducei if there are more than one. In Greek mythology such a staff was carried by Hermes
Hermes- The messanger of the gods, also part of the Good Year logo Ajax - Greek warrior in the Trojan War, who "cleaned up" in battle- and name of brand of cleaning products Apollo - God of light, masculine beauty and music Ares - Greek god of war; popular outdoor lighting company Argus - Giant watchman with a hundred eyes; Argus Security is a modern security company, specializing in commercial business protection. Atlas - Was doomed to support the heavens on his shoulders; a modern moving company (Atlas Van Lines) Aurora - Roman name for Eos, goddess of the Dawn;
luxury car model. Centaur - Mythological creatures that
are part human and part horse. Also a line of floor cleaners Cyclops - These were giant creatures with a single round eye in the middle of their foreheads. Also a brand of electronics Dionysus - God of Wine and the name of many wineries Eos - Goddess of the Dawn
-Volkswagen Eos Helicon - A woody mountain in Boeotia, Greece, dedicated to the Muses.
Helicon Property Sales Helios - God who daily drove the sun chariot across the sky; sun god
Helios- Media Player Hercules - Roman name for Heracles, the greatest Greek hero
-Hercules Plane Mars - Roman name for Ares, god of War; name of popular candy bar Medusa - Terrible monster whose glance would petrify you, killed by the hero Perseus;
- Medusa Headphones Mercury - Roman name for Hermes, the Messenger god; name of car model produced by the Ford Motor Company Midas - King with the golden touch, who transformed all he touched to gold; a famous muffler and brake chain of service stations Nike - Winged goddess of Victory, who can run and fly at great speeds; a famous company that sells...well...if you haven't heard of the company Nike, welcome to our planet Odyssey - The 10-year sea voyage endured by the Trojan War hero, Odysseus, as he sought to return home to Ithica; Odyssey Travel is a well-known travel agency Olympus - Home of the Olympian gods; name of popular camera and photographic technology company. Orion - A giant hunter slain by Artemis in Greek mythology; a brand of dirt bikes awell Pandora - The first woman in Greek mythology, whose name means "all-gifted"; Also the name of an online radio Pegasus - Winged horse that was born from Medusa's head when she was killed; Pegasus Expedite Company is a national delivery/courier service Phoenix - A mythical and one-of-a-kind bird that burns on a funeral pyre after a life of hundreds of years, only to be re-born from the ashes
- The Phoenix Mars Lander Poseidon - God of the Sea and brother of Zeus; Poseidon Travel is a common travel agency name;
Poseidon Seafood is a national
brand of seafood products Saturn - Roman name for Cronus, father of Zeus;
also the name of the Saturn Automobile
Corporation and Saturn Industries Titans - Race of gods preceding the Olympians
It is also the name of the NFL team the Tennessee Titans Trident - The three-pronged spear of Poseidon, god of the seas; Trident Gum is a popular gum. Spartan - Greek warrior state, devoted to discipline and the martial arts Trojan - Inhabitants of the mighty city that was destroyed by the Greeks during the Trojan War, after a siege of ten years; international manufacturer of condoms and birth control products VVenus Razor is a popular women's shaving accessoryenus - Roman for Aphrodite, goddess of beauty and love
-Venus Razor is a popular women's shaving accessory
Vulcan - Roman name for Hephaestus, god of the smiths and the forge-Vulcan Industries is an international manufacturer of steel products Aegis - Zeus and Athena's protective shield; Aegis is a modern security and risk management company Chimera - A monster with the head of a lion, the body of a she-goat and the tail of a dragon. Chimera Lighting Systems provides photography lights Minerva - Roman name for Athena, who gifted the olive tree to humans; Minerva Oil Company is an international exporter of fine food products Aetna - A daughter of Uranus and Gaia. She is the personified goddess of Mt. Etna, a volcano on Sicily Europa - A beautiful maiden seduced by Zeus when he took the form of a white bull; Europa is also the name of a Dog Food Company Chloris - The goddess of flowers and the personification of spring and nature. Chloris Flowers is but one of hundreds of florist stores bearing that name.

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