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Demeter - The Greek Goddess Demeter - Ancient/Classical History
Demeter is the Greek goddess of grain. Ceres is the Latin name for Demeter. The Eleusinian Mysteries celebrate the rites of Demeter and her daughter ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/demeterceresmyth/ig/Demeter---Ceres/
Demeter - Greek Goddess of Grain - Demeter was called Ceres by ...
Information on the grain goddess Demeter. Demeter is the Greek goddess of grain and Ceres is the name by which the Romans knew her.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/demeterceresmyth/
Festival of Ceres - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Apr 19, 2014 ... The Romans celebrated a festival of Ceres (Greek Demeter) at around this time each year. The final day and greatest celebration was on the ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/b/2014/04/19/this-day-in-history-festival-of-ceres.htm
Ceres - The Discovery of Asteroid Ceres - About Space and Astronomy
The Texas-sized asteroid Ceres, about 930 kilometers (580 miles) across, was the first asteroid ever detected. Ceres was identified in 1801 by astronomer ...
http://space.about.com/od/asteroids/a/ceresdiscovery.htm
Ceres - About Space and Astronomy
Discover Ceres. The first asteroid to be discovered, Ceres is by far the largest and most massive body in the main asteroid belt. Ceres was discovered by ...
http://space.about.com/od/asteroids/p/ceres.htm
Ceres Pictures Gallery - About Space and Astronomy
Known by astronomers as 1 Ceres, it was the very first minor planet discovered. As big across as Texas, Ceres' nearly spherical body has a differentiated interior  ...
http://space.about.com/od/asteroids/ig/Ceres-Pictures-Gallery/
Ceres Pictures Gallery - About Space and Astronomy
Ceres Pictures Gallery - Largest Asteroid May Be Mini Planet with Water Ice - NASA's Hubble Space Telescope took these images of Ceres during its 9-hour ...
http://space.about.com/od/asteroids/ig/Ceres-Pictures-Gallery/Largest-Asteroid-May-Be-Mini.htm
Ceres Pictures Gallery - Color View of Ceres
Astronomers enhanced the sharpness in these Advanced Camera for Surveys images to bring out features on Ceres' surface, including brighter and darker ...
http://space.about.com/od/asteroids/ig/Ceres-Pictures-Gallery/Color-View-of-Ceres.htm
Demeter / Ceres: Images from Greek Mythology, Religion, Art of ...
... was responsible for maintaining the fertility of the land that allowed crops to grow and communities to survive. The Roman analog of Demeter was Ceres.
http://atheism.about.com/library/FAQs/religion/blgrk_demeter.htm
Ceres Pictures Gallery - Ceres' Layers - About Space and Astronomy
Ceres Pictures Gallery - Ceres' Layers - Ceres may have a "differentiated interior, " with a rocky inner core, a thick water-ice mantle, and a thin, dusty outer crust.
http://space.about.com/od/asteroids/ig/Ceres-Pictures-Gallery/Ceres--Layers.htm
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