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  Mythography | The Roman Goddess Bellona in Myth and Art
Bellona was a goddess of war in Roman mythology.
This temple of Bellona was located in the Campus Martius (which was, of course, in the ancient city of Rome) and was situated in close proximity to the altar of Mars.
Bellona was often identified in mythology with the Greek war goddess Enyo.
www.loggia.com /myth/bellona.html   (294 words)

  
 HMS Bellona - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first Bellona was the French privateer Bellone, captured in 1747, made into a 30-gun sixth-rate, and sold in 1749.
The second Bellona was a 74-gun third-rate in use from 1760 to 1814.
The fifth Bellona was a third-class cruiser launched in 1890 and commissioned in August 1894, serving in the Channel Squadron until she was sold in 1906.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/HMS_Bellona   (210 words)

  
 The Temple of Bellona
Bellona, popular among the Roman soldiers, was variously given as the wife or sister of Mars, less often his daughter, and sometimes his charioteer or nurse.
The festival of Bellona, which originally took place on the 3rd of June, was altered to the 24th of March, after the confusion of the Roman Bellona with her Asiatic namesake.
Bellona Rufilia, aedes: a temple mentioned in one inscription of the empire (CIL vi.2234), evidently dedicated to the same Oriental deity who was worshipped in the temple of Bellona Pulvinensis, and probably built by some individual whose name is preserved in the epithet Rufilia.
www.angelfire.com /empire/martiana/bellona   (776 words)

  
 Bellona's action against fish farm in northern Finland
During the operation, Bellona uncovered poor hygienic conditions at the fish farm, dead and rotting fish and birds being observed, the ponds being unprotected from the air and a family of ducks actually being observed in one of them.
Bellona was informed that Finnish authorities had entered negotiations with the farm owner with a view to purchase and subsequent closure.
Bellona is pleased that the Finnish government has realized the gravity of this case, and in collecting yet another environmental victory.
bellona.org /en/b3/biodiversity/wild_salmon/12840.html   (1632 words)

  
 Bellona
She had a temple on the Capitolinus (inaugurated in 296 BCE and burned down in 48 BCE), where, as an act of war, a spear was cast against the distant enemy.
Bellona's attribute is a sword and she is depicted wearing a helmet and armed with a spear and a torch.
She could be of Etruscan origin, and is identified with the Greek Enyo.
www.pantheon.org /articles/b/bellona.html   (110 words)

  
 HMS Bellona   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The third Bellona was a 3-gun vessel purchased in 1794 and brokenup in 1805.
The fifth Bellona was a third-class cruiser launched in 1890 and commissioned in August 1894, serving in the Channel Squadron untilshe was sold in 1906.
The sixth Bellona was a scout cruiser in servicefrom 1909 to 1921.
www.therfcc.org /hms-bellona-250017.html   (155 words)

  
 BELLONA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The environmental foundation Bellona was established  in Norway in 1986 as an  independent ideal organisation, with the purpose of running outseeking activity to map environmental damages.
Bellona works towards international co-operation and legislation to protect nature and improve the environment, in support of the public’s right to enjoy clean air, soil and water, and to guarantee the provision of correct information about the threats towards the environment.
Bellona actioned against industry, and disclosures of industrial emissions and wastehandling in Norway during the second half of the eighties,  were part of the political agenda with respect to environmental issues.
www.school.alingsas.se /medianet/norge/BELLONA.htm   (592 words)

  
 The Environmental Foundation Bellona   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona actions against and disclosures of industrial emissions and wastehandling, to a certain extent set the political agenda in Norway during the second half of the eighties.
Bellona was originally a goddess from Asia Minor, imported to Rome by a victorious marshal approx.
The clergy of Bellona, the Fetiale, was responsible for Roman foreign affairs for a period.
www.aurora.komvux.norrkoping.se /hetland/envir/environ.htm   (390 words)

  
 Bellona Foundation
Bellona’s recommendations on carbon dioxide (CO) capture and storage (CCS) form the core of the policy on domestic use of natural gas.
Bellona presents electronic version of the report, which analyses the environmental, economic and political consequences of the implementation of the floating nuclear power plants project by the Russian Agency of Atomic Energy.
Bellona's report on Sellafield and its comprehensive illustration of the plant presents new information about the dumping and spreading of radioactive waste.
www.bellona.no   (655 words)

  
 BELLONA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona war in der römischen Mythologie eine Kriegsgöttin.
In der späteren römischen Mythologie galt Bellona als Schwester, Tochter oder Ehefrau des Kriegsgottes Mars, manchmal auch als seine Wagenlenkerin oder Muse.
In Rom, auf dem Marsfeld außerhalb der Stadt in der Nähe des Marsaltares, bestand seit 296 vor Christus ein Tempel zu Ehren der Bellona; der römische Senat empfing hier fremde Gesandtschaften, Feldherren vor ihrem Triumpfzug sowie Personen, welche die Stadt nicht betreten durften.
www.toonorama.com /encyclopedia/B/Bellona   (125 words)

  
 WISE NC: RUSSIAN REPRESSION AGAINST BELLONA FOUNDATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona suspects that the FSB raid on the Murmansk-office and the subsequent harassment of Bellona staff and their contacts are only the beginning of a larger operation aimed at several or all Russian environmental organisations.
Bellona demanded that the FSB immediately return all papers and documents, as well as personal belongings (diaries dating back to their owners' schooldays, passports, money etc.) the latter had confiscated and make an official apology.
Bellona's sources for the report may be charged of breaking paragraph 75 in the Russian law on state secrets - the "spy" paragraph on revealing state secrets to foreign powers.
www.antenna.nl /wise/442/4369.html   (825 words)

  
 Bellona, discovery & location of the asteroid
Bellona, also known with number 28, is a very small asteroid of about 126 km ±2 km of diameter.
Bellona during year 2002 was located in the constellations of Cancer and Leo, very next to the ecliptic since in that time its orbit was located on the plane of the ecliptic crossing of the south to north.
He had a temple in the Mars field, and in him he waited for the Senate to the generals who returned triunphadors of a campaign, as well as to the foreign embassies, that could not enter the enclosure of the city; there the declarations of war were made also.
www.mallorcaweb.net /masm/Bellona1.htm   (547 words)

  
 Top Story - Bellona Wins Case on Secrets of Nuclear Submarines - The St. Petersburg Times. General news from ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona is seeking information on nuclear submarine accidents that occurred between 1961 and 1985.
Bellona then used a court system that demonstrated its unwillingness to tackle such a sensitive matter as that of classified information.
Bellona's report on the Murmansk-based Northern Fleet mentions 18 cases of technical failures involving Soviet nuclear submarines from 1961 to 1985, including cases in which people died.
archive.sptimes.ru /archive/times/973/top/t_12623.htm   (659 words)

  
 Bellona (Discord, Olympian goddess)
Bellona came to Earth to check on her champion and was surprised to see him defeated.
Bellona (Discord) is possibly the closest counterpart in the Olympian Pantheon to a trickster-god.
Bellona (Discord) appears in the two TV Series Xena and Hercules: The Legendary Journeys where she was played by New Zealand actress Meighan Desmond.
www.marvunapp.com /Appendix/bellona.htm   (937 words)

  
 Thermodon page 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona had many ideas for her new nation, but her attention was not focused on it.
But when Bellona discovered the revolt, she ran to the front lines and led the battle like the goddess she was.
Bellona saw Medusa's promise behind her treachery and was loathe to punish her too harshly.
hometown.aol.com /linastrick/thermodon2.html   (1011 words)

  
 Everlore - A Deeper Look into EverQuest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona could not hear what he is shouting, but whatever it is, it was riling the troups, and they were shouting back.
Bellona's finely sharpened nails dig into the soft skin of the sides of the childs neck while holding her from behind.
Bellona stumbles back a few feet and brings her mace up to hit Malasu again, her strike is riposed and Bellona finds Malasu's sword in her stomach.
www.everlore.com /stories?mode=20&id=561767   (1528 words)

  
 Bellona comment on PVC
Bellona anticipate that this was not known to Telia when substitution was launched.
Bellona will not recommend the Danish departments to implement buying regulations, which are not based on a good view of the market.
Bellona agrees in the criticism of the progress to achieve recycling arangements.
www.ping.be /~ping5859/Eng/PVCBellona.html   (1787 words)

  
 Environmental Health Perspectives: The Bellona Foundation. @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Environmental Health Perspectives; 4/1/2001; Greene, Lindsey A. The private Bellona Foundation was formed in 1986, a few months after the nuclear accident at Chornobyl, by environmentalists Frederic Hauge and Rune Haaland, who saw the need for a new, more involved environmental action organization in Norway.
Bellona's scope grew in the 1990s to include international environmental protection, specifically in Russia.
Nikitin was accused and eventually acquitted of high treason and divulging of state secrets for his part in coauthoring the 1996 Bellona report The Russian Northern Fleet, which describes problems the fleet is facing with the storage of spent nuclear fuel and other radioactive waste generated by the operation of submarines and other vessels.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:77276726&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (532 words)

  
 BELLONA (ASTEROID)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
(28) Bellona ist ein Asteroid des Hauptgürtels, der am 1.
Benannt wurde der Himmelskörper nach Bellona, einer Kriegsgöttin aus der römischen Mythologie.
Bellona bewegt sich in einem Abstand von 2,3631 (Perihel) bis 3,1990 (Aphel) astronomischen Einheiten in 4,63 Jahren auf einer exzentrischen Bahn um die Sonne.
www.toonorama.com /encyclopedia/B/Bellona_(Asteroid)   (108 words)

  
 Dido Class Cruiser   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Dido-class were a sixteen ship (including Bellona sub-class) class of light anti-air (AA) cruisers built for the Royal Navy.
The bridge of the Bellona-class was lowered by one deck compared to the previous three groups, which allowed full radar control to be fitted to the 5.25 in turrets and 2-pounders, due to the decreased topweight.
Bellona, Black Prince and Royalist were loaned to the Royal New Zealand Navy post-WWII.
www.wikiverse.org /dido-class-cruiser   (480 words)

  
 Classic Science Fiction Reviews
Frightened by this weird transformation, he stumbles onto a road and hitchhikes to the city of Bellona: an urban discontinuity in the middle of an otherwise fully normal America.
Allied with this are the vivid characterizations (not the least of which is the "character" of the city; Bellona is perhaps the dominant "individual" of the whole book).
The way everyone in Bellona unquestioningly "does their own thing," the "groovy, man" level of acceptance and willingness to experiment--these attitudes now seem impossibly foreign, after the seismic shifts of the '80s and '90s.
www.scifi.com /sfw/issue216/classic.html   (1162 words)

  
 New office for Bellona Europa
Bellona Europa marked the opening of its new office with a small reception for its friends and contacts in the EU environment.
She went on talking about Bellona's work to stop Russia from importing spent nuclear fuel, which is also the focus of a joint Inter Parliamentary Working Group (IGWP) between the European Parliament and the Russian State Duma.
Bellona is organising the IPWGs forthcoming trip to Murmansk in October.
bellona.org /en/about_bellona/25863.html   (515 words)

  
 Bellona - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The goddess Bellona, the Roman counterpart of to the Greek goddess Enyo.
Eight ships of the Royal Navy named HMS Bellona.
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bellona   (86 words)

  
 HMS Bellona   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The first Bellona was the French privateer Bellone captured in 1747 made into a 30-gun sixth-rate and in 1749.
The fifth Bellona was a third-class cruiser launched in 1890 and commissioned in August 1894 serving in the Channel Squadron until was sold in 1906.
INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE THE VAMPIRE CHRONICLES (1994) is that rarity in modern Hollywood terms: A star-driven blockbuster which uses the theme of eternal life to explore the meaning of existence and the nature of death and grieving.
www.freeglossary.com /HMS_Bellona   (509 words)

  
 Miljøstiftelsen Bellona
Bellona utfordrer den nye Regjeringen til å gi Petroleumsfondet en ny og konstruktiv anvendelse i mikrofinansiering av fornybar energi og andre tiltak i utviklingsland.
Bellona foreslår i en høringsuttalelse at Statens vegvesen isteden prioriterer miljøriktige alternativer.
Bellona dokumenterer i ny rapport at CO -håndtering er både teknisk mulig og økonomisk lønnsomt.
www.bellona.org /no/index.html   (720 words)

  
 WISE NC: NEW BLOWS AGAINST JAILED BELLONA ACTIVIST
Bellona's report, which was eventually released on April 19, painted a horrifying picture of neglect by the Northern Fleet of nuclear waste security.
Bellona activists say that attempts to submit their sources as evidence in the investigation have been refused.
In sum, Schmidt told Izvestiya, the only "secret" he had encountered in the case was the passionate wish of the armed forces to hide the catastrophic situation in the area of nuclear safety, compounded by the desire of the FSB to prove its usefulness.
www.antenna.nl /wise/455/4500.html   (712 words)

  
 Environmentalists score success against the Eirik Raude oil rig in Ølen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Following the retrieval of the Bellona and Nature and Youth environmentalists from the water, they were arrested and taken to the office of Ølen’s police sergeant for questioning.
Bellona President Hauge was fined 5000 NOK and the rest of the activists were also released with fines shortly thereafter.
He is extremely satisfied that Bellona and Nature and Youth made their mark to stop the rig.
www.bellona.com /en/energy/36034.html   (1452 words)

  
 The Unpleasantness At The Bellona Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club is a 1928 novel by Dorothy L. Sayers, her fourth featuring Lord Peter Wimsey.
The "unpleasantness" is that a 90-year-old member of this men's club in London, General Fentiman, has died in one of its armchairs, and no one noticed for hours that he was dead.
The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club was adapted for television in 1972, as part of a series starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter.
www.wikiverse.org /the-unpleasantness-at-the-bellona-club   (144 words)

  
 Bellona position paper: The EU launches initiative on energy efficiency
Bellona considers that promoting energy efficiency is the cleanest way of making alternative energy available.
The Bellona Foundation disagrees with this approach, and believes that the same demands should be imposed on all Member States regardless of their pre-1995 energy reduction efforts, meaning the proposed directive would start all Member States with a clean slate.
The Bellona Foundation believes that the target of at least a one percent energy end-use reduction should be made mandatory in order to push the implementation of new financial and political instruments necessary to realise the full potential of the energy efficiency initiative.
193.71.199.52 /en/energy/37846.html   (945 words)

  
 "FAR AWAY LANDS"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bellona tightened her fists around her spear and jumped off the asteroid.
Bellona sent a charge of energy from the end of her spear.
Bellona screamed for her to stop but she had no control anymore.
www.selenity.net /writing/sailormoon/s1part4.php   (927 words)

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