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  The Internet Classics Archive | The Cyclops by Euripides
O horned one, to the fold-keeper of the Cyclops, the country-ranging shepherd.
O Cyclops, by thy sire Poseidon, by mighty Triton and Nereus, by Calypso and the daughters of Nereus, by the sacred billows and all the race of fishes!
Ope wide the portal of thy gaping throat, Cyclops; for strangers' limbs, both boiled and grilled, are ready from off the coals for the to gnaw and tear and mince up small, reclining in thy shaggy goat-skin coat.
classics.mit.edu /Euripides/cyclops.html   (4620 words)

  
 Review: Kyocera Cyclops calling and messaging phone - infoSync World
The Kyocera Cyclops embraces a fun and youthful style, sporting a pearly white shell with a metallic red stripe down the middle.
The Cyclops does include AIM instant messaging and VAM (Virgin Mobile Audio Messaging), which allows you to record voice memos and send them off to your buddies as if they were text messages.
However, unless your buddies also happen to have a VAM-enabled phone (just the Cyclops for now, although word on the street is that the Kyocera Switch_Back will soon be VAM compatible as well), you're stuck with conventional text messaging.
www.infosyncworld.com /reviews/n/7185.html   (579 words)

  
  X-Men Character Bios: Cyclops
Cyclops made one of the hardest decisions of his life by allowing his son to be taken away.
Cyclops maintained his innocence (the attacker was really Xorn), but then left on a mission with Wolverine to infiltrate the Weapon Plus program, during which time he had trouble getting his powers to work.
Cyclops eventually discovered that the mutant was none other than his brother Gabriel, who had been a student of Moira's that Professor X had sent to rescue Scott from Krakoa, and who was thought to have been killed by the mutant island.
www.mutanthigh.com /cyclops.html   (2260 words)

  
  Cyclops (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cyclops had an on-again/off-again relationship with Marvel Girl during their time in the X-Men, culminating in her tragic "death" as she tried to pilot a space shuttle through a solar flare, her rebirth as Phoenix and her suicide on the Moon.
Cyclops is a mutant, possessing the power to project beams of pure concussive energy from his eyes.
Cyclops' resulting condition, as a mutant and person, is therefore ultimately both a reflection of the weight of the condition of the outcast, in the way that he is cut off from all those he comes across.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cyclops_(comics)   (2440 words)

  
 Cyclops - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Cyclops, or Kyklops, is a member of the Greco-mythical race of giants with a single eye in the middle of their forehead.
The plural is Cyclopes (pronounced SIE klo peez).
Commonly, the term "Cyclops" refers to a particular son of Poseidon and Thoosa named Polyphemus who was a Cyclops.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cyclops   (706 words)

  
 Cyclops, fresh water crustacean (copepod)
Cyclops are crustaceans and related to lobsters, crabs and shrimp.
The Cyclops is very small about 2-3mm long with one fl or red eye in the middle of its head.
The cyclops is named after the one-eyed monster of Greek legend.
www.microscope-microscope.org /applications/pond-critters/animals/cyclops.htm   (120 words)

  
 About Cyclops
Cyclops came along sometime in 1989 - I was feeding our small group of outdoor kitties in the carport when I noticed a strange cat pushing her way between the cats, aggressively making her way to the nearest bowl and helping herself to the food.
After that first day, Cyclops arrived on the scene daily to participate in the outdoor feeding - it wasn't long before we bestowed the name of Cyclops on her - after the one-eyed mythological creature.
Cyclops was spayed sometime after she had her litter and while at the vet's, we asked that her injured eye be examined.
bilbreycats.com /indexcyclops.htm   (612 words)

  
 cyclops@Everything2.com
Cyclops' power is the ability to emit a high powered optic blast from his eyes.
Even with these minor drawbacks, the Cyclops is a formidable weapon to be found in the battle lances of almost every 'Mech regiment in the Successor States, and has been a part of every major engagement in the Succession Wars.
Cyclops is the "electronic referee" at the tennis tournament at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London.
www.everything2.org /index.pl?node=Cyclops&lastnode_id=894904   (2974 words)

  
 Cyclops (Scott Summers) - Marvel Database
Several of their teammates are none too happy with this because they feel that Cyclops and Emma are insulting the memory of Jean Grey and the marriage she and Scott once shared.
Cyclops has repeatedly demonstrated the ability to cause his optic blasts to ricochet and/or reflect off those objects in a trajectory to his liking.
Cyclops has been observed causing beams to reflect from over a dozen surfaces in the course of one blast, and still hit his intended target accurately.
www.marveldatabase.com /Cyclops_(Scott_Summers)   (3431 words)

  
 Mutants on Film: X-Men Evolution TV Series
Cyclops, Storm and Mystique split leadership of the mission to rescue all their missing teammates, who were being held in Area 51, a military complex.
During their escape, Cyclops pressured Mystique to tell him where Professor X was, but she refused, so he locked her in the complex to be captured.
Cyclops went to his assistance, only to be ambushed by Mystique, who had escaped prison and wanted revenge on Cyclops.
www.mutanthigh.com /film/evolution/cyclops.html   (777 words)

  
 .Cyclops. Cyclops is a GPS based Speedtrap and Safety Alert System   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cyclops is intended to ensure drivers maintain a safe speed at all times and is doing so keep a clean licence.
The Cyclops unit uses an internal database of the known locations of speed cameras in conjunction with GPS satellite positioning technology to provide highly focussed warnings with a minimum of nuisance alerts.
Cyclops also has a record function which allows users to assist us with this process by recording new or revised locations for our research team to review.
www.radardetectors.co.uk /cyclops_gps.htm   (567 words)

  
 Cyclops a Dublin Story
Cyclops is part of a work in progress which presents a portrait of a city through the everyday stories of it's inhabitants.
As Joyce's stream of consciousness revealed the inner lives of ordinary Dubliners these narratives seek to reveal the creative processes of our protagonist, Artie Doyle, an artistic everyman and to connect him to both the physical city and the iconic Joycean city where the strands of history and culture bind us to the past.
In the Cyclops episode of Joyce's Ulysses Bloom finds himself in a pub under the hostile eye of the bigoted Citizen, a symbol of a particular narrow minded kind of nationalism.
stunned.org /cyclops   (563 words)

  
 Cyclops
The cyclops is a single-eyed giant, standing around 20 feet tall and weighing over 5,000 pounds.
A cyclops preferred method of attack is hurling boulders at its opponents.
Cyclopes clerics have access to any two of the following domains: Evil, Chaos, Destruction, and War (most choose Destruction or War).
www.enworld.org /cc/converted/giant/cyclops.htm   (263 words)

  
 Oceanweather Inc: Forecast: CYCLOPS
The result is a simple-to-read table and graph that represent the current forecast track and 90% exceedence values of winds and waves at your location.
Current offshore operators using the CYCLOPS service have found it to be a valuable tool in the decision making process.
CYCLOPS service is available for any tropical basin worldwide.
www.oceanweather.com /forecast/CYCLOPS   (225 words)

  
 CYCLOPS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Kusche has soundly demonstrated that the Cyclops most likely went down between Cape Hatteras and Cape Charles under a heavy gale that struck the east coast on the 9th and 10th of March.
The Cyclops and her three sister coal colliers all met untimely fates.
The Cyclops still remains the largest navy ship ever lost without leaving the slightest clue to her fate.
www.numa.net /expeditions/cyclops.html   (743 words)

  
 Cyclops
The width of Cyclops's eye-blast seems to be focused by his mind's psionic field with the same autonomic function that regulated his oriinal eyes' ability to focus.
As Cyclops focuses, the size of the aperture changes and thus act as a valve to control the flow of particles and beam's relative power.
Special limitations: Due to a brain injury, Cyclops is unable to shut off his optic blasts at will and must therefore wear a visor or glasses with ruby quartz lenses that block the beams.
comicscentral.tripod.com /xmen/c/cyclops.htm   (1445 words)

  
 MythNET - Cyclops Polyphemus
Like many of the monstrous creatures of the earth, the Cyclops Polyphemus were banned from the earth by Zeus, but they were re-admitted back and became a favorite of Zeus, for they were great workmen.
The Cyclops removed the stone away but he put his arm across the entrance, hoping to catch the men who were trying to escape.
When the Cyclops felt over the rams to make sure that no men would be on their backs, he neglected to feel the underside of the rams.
www.classicsunveiled.com /mythnet/html/polyphem.html   (1106 words)

  
 Don Markstein's Toonopedia: Cyclops
Cyclops is able to project destructive force beams from his eyes, and the down side is, probably because of brain damage inflicted by an accident in early adolescence, he can't turn it off.
Back in the early 1940s, The Comet, part of the MLJ line, had to take special steps to keep the death rays that were constantly being given out by his eyes from killing the wrong people.
When the series was re-started, with mostly new members, Cyclops was the only one of the original team to stay on.
www.toonopedia.com /cyclops.htm   (567 words)

  
 Kyocera K325 Cyclops (Virgin Mobile) Reviews. Cell Phones Reviews by CNET.
Measuring 3.54 by 1.81 by 0.92 inches and weighing 3.4 ounces, the Cyclops is small and light and felt comfortable to hold in the hand.
And though the Cyclops' overall form is unremarkable, it certainly has some touches that make it stand out among the flip-phone crowd.
The Cyclops' internal screen shows just 65,000 colors--we were hoping for 262,000 hues on a megapixel camera handset--but it manages to be sufficiently bright and readable.
reviews.cnet.com /Kyocera_K325_Cyclops_Virgin_Mobile/4505-6454_7-32154926.html   (1058 words)

  
 The Cyclops 1958
Sinbad is forced to return to the island, upon their return Sinbad once more faces two more Cyclops on the island, one that he blinds and kills when the creature falls over a cliff, the other appears near the foot of the cave of Sokurah and fights with the Dragon and is killed by him.
There were three models of the Cyclops of varying sizes; one at the start of the film and for the spit sequence, a small one that falls of the cliff and yet another that is killed by the dragon at the end.
To overcome this concept Ray gave the Cyclops furry goat legs and clove hooves, an idea lifted from his first concept of the Ymir, interestingly he used the same armature for both creatures.
www.theseventhvoyage.com /thecyclops.htm   (570 words)

  
 Polyphemos: Odyssey, Book IX   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Among the Cyclops are no red-cheeked ships, nor are there shipwrights who might build the well-benched ships to do them service, sailing to foreign cities; as usually men cross the sea in ships to one another.
But when the Cyclops had filled his monstrous maw by eating human flesh and pouring down pure milk, he laid himself in the cave full length among his flock.
But now the Cyclops, groaning and in agonies of anguish, by groping with his hands took the stone off the door, yet sat himself inside the door with hands outstretched, to catch whoever ventured forth among the sheep; for he probably hoped in his heart that I should be so silly.
www.wsu.edu /~dee/MINOA/POLY.HTM   (4378 words)

  
 AlternativePhotography.com : Cyclops - making a camera for effects
Cyclops would be designed using simple glass, to create a very simple and crude lens.
My original prototype for the Cyclops, which was based on the idea of the 'monocle', incorporated a huge glass magnifier, which I coupled to a 150mm leaf shutter 645 medium format lens barrel which has had its own lens elements removed.
I addressed this problem with Cyclops by looking for and purchasing old junk lenses where front and rear elements were encased in threads so that they could be unscrewed out of their a lens barrel.
www.alternativephotography.com /articles/art037.html   (1349 words)

  
 IGN: Cyclops   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cyclops is part of a large and complicated family tree in the X-Universe.
Father of Cable and X-Man, Cyclops was married to Jean Grey and after her death (the latest one) he began a relationship with the White Queen (Emma Frost).
Cyclops and his extended family have also been the target of numerous villains, most notably Sinister and Apocalypse.
comics.ign.com /objects/735/735436.html   (268 words)

  
 Cyclops robot (Ant-Man (Pym)/Wasp foe)
The aliens sent their Cyclops robot to capture ships sailing in the vicinity of their island base, successfully convincing the locals that one of the ancient Cyclopes inhabited the islands, convincing them to avoid the islands.
After adjusting their wavelengths, they learned of the aliens' plans, including the fact that the Cyclops was a robot.
Correctly figuring that he might be able to override the aliens' mental control of the robot from within it, Ant-Man flew in the Cyclops' mouth and did so.
www.marvunapp.com /Appendix/cyclopro.htm   (546 words)

  
 cyclops gps
Offers cyclops gps as well as information and services about cyclops electronics and cyclops uk prevention of accidents.
Cyclops delivers clear and simple audio/visual alerts to focus drivers on the hazard ahead.
Safety cameras have been installed by local authorities at known accident hotspots to enforce maximum speed limits - Cyclops provides drivers with up to 800m warning of such hazards giving plenty of time to safely adjust speed and ensure increased concentration.
www.ishop-online.org.uk /cars/roadsafety/cyclops-gps.html   (175 words)

  
 The Land of the Cyclops   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
We soon came to the land of the Cyclops a land of fierce, one eyed monsters, with no laws what so ever.
He then awoke with a dreadful cry, and all the neighboring Cyclops came to ask who had done this to him.
The Cyclops groped around his cave and soon pushed the stone to open the door.
www.auburn.edu /~jfdrake/teachers/gainey/homer/cyclops.html   (566 words)

  
 Cyclops Bar in Seattle
Cyclops regulars are cool and laid-back in a designer-grunge Seattle kind of way and most of them have two eyes.
I'm used to London bars, so I didn't expect to find anything that presented much threat to my standard of drinking holes in Seattle, boy was I in for a surprise.
Cyclops is great, superb food, great range of spirits, decent cocktails (although the Caipirinha wasn't the best I've ever had).
www.worldsbestbars.com /city/seattle/cyclops-seattle.htm   (426 words)

  
 Cyclops
In Greek mythology, one of a race of Sicilian giants with one eye in the middle of their foreheads.
In Theogony, the Greek poet Hesiod represents the Cyclops as Arges, Steropes, and Brontes;; sons of Uranus, the sky, and Gaia, goddess of the Earth.
They helped the Titan Kronos to depose their father, but ultimately aided his son Zeus to overthrow the Titans, giving Zeus a thunderbolt, Pluto a helmet of invisibility, and Poseidon a trident.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0003491.html   (168 words)

  
 Project Cyclops
The Cyclops Report, otherwise known as "The SETI Bible", is the document that has been mainly responsible for the distortion of this planet's SETI activities over nearly three decades.
I actually got to see the Cyclops Report for the first time when I received a copy of this report in November 1990, from the great man himself, Dr. Barney Oliver.
Paradoxically, just when the Cyclops Report was making the case that the immerging technology of photonics had no place in SETI, other than as a means to convey radio signals from microwave dishes to the control room, this author was deciding to embark on a career in photonics.
www.coseti.org /cyclops.htm   (661 words)

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