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  Ixion, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
Ixion is one of the few who is still being punished in Hades, bound by Zeus to a wheel on which he is whirled through the air.
Ixion is to be counted among the LAPITHS, a people living in Thessaly, remembered for their battle against the CENTAURS, who were their kinsmen, but having made their hearts foolish with too much wine, attempted nevertheless to violate Pirithous' bride Hippodamia 4 at their wedding party.
Other authors, based in the testimony of scholiasts, have said that Ixion was son of Phlegyas 1, a king that is sometimes associated with Boeotia, known also for being the father of Coronis 2, the woman who preferred Ischys before Apollo, but who nevertheless bore a son Asclepius to the god.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Ixion.html   (853 words)

  
 28978 Ixion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ixion is a plutino (an object that has a 2:3 orbital resonance with Neptune); its estimated diameter of 800 km makes it the second largest plutino.
Ixion is moderately red (slightly redder than 50000 Quaoar) and it has a higher albedo (0.15) than the mid-sized red cubewanos.
The latest spectroscopic results indicate that Ixion's surface is a mixture of dark carbon and tholin, which is a heteropolymer formed by irradiation of clathrates of water and organic compounds (see TNO spectra).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/28978_Ixion   (446 words)

  
 Ixion
Ixion was the son the Phlegyas, descendent of Ares, and king of the Lapiths in Thessaly.
The cloud bore Ixion the monster Centaurus, who was unloved by the Graces and had no honor among men or the gods.
Also, by order of the gods, Ixion was forced to call out continuously call out: "You should show gratitude to your benefactor." Ixion became one of the more famous sinners on display on Tartarus, and most writers mention him when describing the place.
www.pantheon.org /articles/i/ixion.html   (438 words)

  
 Chiron and Friends - Ixion
Ixion's major contribution to mythology was as the father of the whole Centaur tribe....except for Chiron.
In Greek mythology, was a descendent of Ares (Mars, to the Romans) and was king of the Lapiths (a race) in Thessaly.
In punishment, Zeus bound Ixion to a winged or flaming spinning wheel upon which Ixion was forced to continuously repent: "show gratitude to your benefactor." In some stories, the wheel was placed in the sky, but the more common version has this wheel forever turning in the Underworld.
www.zanestein.com /Ixion.htm   (882 words)

  
 Ixion Mobile Game Review (Java™/J2ME)
Ixion is required to destroy the mutant forces once and for all and thus save the day.
While Ixion itself dons a mild appearance (for a ship), the levels and enemies, especially the “mega-bosses”, are often imaginative.
Ixion, however, is a good-looking, but annoyingly slow shooter that lives in the shadow of nostalgic gaming.
www.midlet-review.com /index?content=review&id=552&rel=j2me&PHPSESSID=1e20f4716bd7e99326965092b35bcd1f   (365 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Ixion (Folklore And Mythology) - Encyclopedia
Ixion murdered his father-in-law to avoid paying a price for his bride.
While there Ixion attempted to seduce Hera, but Zeus created a phantom of her and by it Ixion became the father of the centaurs.
As punishment for his impious act, Ixion was chained eternally to a revolving, fiery wheel in Tartarus.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/I/Ixion.html   (192 words)

  
 Karoath: Ixion Details
Ixion was born into an aggressive barbaric tribe.
Ixion was mortally wounded, but he somehow managed to escape.
Ixion followers must send a spark towards the rising sun (east) every morning or else each spell cast during the day will fail 25% if the time.
www.karoath.com /pages/trialhole/trialhole_ddixion.html   (811 words)

  
 The Wrath of Heaven
Ixion was the son of Antion, the son of Periphas, and of Perimela, the daughter of Amythaon and sister of the seer Melampus.
When the unsuspecting Ixion boasted of having slept with Hera, Zeus sent him to Tartarus where he was to suffer from eternal punishment.
Ixion was chained to a fiery wheel, which revolved around from ceaseless wind.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/wrath.html   (7965 words)

  
 The Ixion Advantage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion continues to push for creative ways to serve our customers across each of our product lines and custom software services.
Ixion's portfolio allows you to address specific business pains today while maintaining the flexibility to adapt to your changing business environment.
Ixion, our employees, and partners have together been delivering successful products and solutions for over five years.
www.ixiononline.com /Ixiononline/ixiononline.nsf/ixionadv   (293 words)

  
 AtariProtos.com - All Your Protos Are Belong To Us!
To punish him, Zeus bound Ixion to a winged wheel, which revolved in the air in all directions for all eternity.
Ixion is an interesting game that doesn't seem to play like anything else (this is a refreshing change from all the 'me too' clone games in the 2600 library).
The timer and score counter at the bottom of the screen look very similar to those used in Thunderground, this may mean that they had the same programmer or that the programmer simply borrowed code.
www.atariprotos.com /2600/software/ixion/ixion.htm   (939 words)

  
 Ixion - Mythology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion was the king of the Lapiths, a ficitonal race in Thessaly.
Centauros is the center of another "transgressor" myth, as he mates with a mare to produce the first centaurs.
As punishment for attempting to take Zeus' wife, Ixion was tied to a burning wheel in the underworld.
www.bellaonline.com /ArticlesP/art5074.asp   (183 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/ixionx
In the summer of 2003 iXioN recorded instruments for their first demo.
During autumn iXioN was performing outside Bydgoszcz but in December they have splitted their ways with Mishuggah who was replaced by Qubik on his position.
It was tmie when iXioN should play lots of concerts but they didn't.
www.myspace.com /ixionx   (326 words)

  
 IXION Contemporary Music Ensemble   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion was formed in May 1987, and launched with concerts at the BMIC and Dartington; it was from the title of an early Feldman score that the name Ixion was chosen.
Ixion has had five series of concerts at the Brighton Festival and at Dartington, as well as concerts at the Bergen Festival, Huddersfield Festival, Darmstadt Summer School, various universities and the South Bank - many of these concerts were broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
Ixion have also been featured on BBC2 and Channel 4 television.
www.andrewsmithclarinet.btinternet.co.uk /main.htm   (226 words)

  
 Vaughan Williams, Ixion, and 1999TD10
The intromission of Ixion and the probable less than 1-degree Sun/TD10 conjunction makes this case very complicated to analyze looking for the action of TD10, but I always admired and loved his music a lot, I would like to investigate a little of his life.
The Moon is associated here with Ixion and Neptune by a square that must have been exact at the end of the show in 1948:
Ixion "Scott of the Antartic" = 21,01 Virgo
www.expreso.co.cr /centaurs/posts/bio/vaughanwilliams.html   (1271 words)

  
 Ixion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ixion was a South Devon Railway 4-4-0ST steam locomotive in the South Devon Railway Comet class.
Ixion is the name of a computer game published for Acorn's RISC OS computers.
Ixion is a Polish metalcore band, formed in 2001 in Bydgoszcz, named after 28978 Ixion planetoid [3]
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ixion   (757 words)

  
 Greek Mythology Ixion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion was the son of Antion and Perimela.
She informed Zeus, who decided to test Ixion by shaping a cloud to look like Hera and placed it in Ixion's bed.
Ixion took the bait and was caught in the act with the cloud.
edweb.sdsu.edu /people/bdodge/scaffold/GG/ixion.html   (188 words)

  
 Mailgate: nl.paranormaal: Ixion - II
Ixion - Largest Asteroid - Transneptune - Plutino (2001KX76) http://puck.dhs.org/reports /casanova http://puck.dhs.org /2002/astrology/ centaurs/report In love affairs it is the concubine, the one that is always there and might be the world of unmarried communities, perhaps suggesting a new type of family as the race and humanity heads toward space.
The traveling symbolized by Ixion is most certainly future space travel of a special (!fast) kind.
The alchemical transneptune giant Ixion http://puck.dhs.org/Ixion is in conjunction with Uranus.
mailgate.supereva.it /nl/nl.paranormaal/msg04154.html   (592 words)

  
 IXION
IXION’s architecture allows the input and output processing to be configured to exactly match the demands of the application.
IXION is available in a number of models with interfacing and processing features designed to exactly match the demands of the majority of applications for standards conversion.
IXION is available in a variety of configurations with input, output and processing facilities designed to exactly meet the needs of most applications.
www.leitch.com /custserv/products.nsf/000602d4654bc53385256e2800769391/77264fd232f903fe85256b480053875e!OpenDocument   (1249 words)

  
 Management - Ixion
David Peck is a co-founder of Ixion, a Director since March 1993, our President from April 1994 to July 2000, and our Chief Financial Officer from May 1995 to July 2000.
Prior to coming to Ixion, he was a senior auditor with Bruno and Tervalon, independent accountants in New Orleans, LA. He has over five years of auditing experience and over a decade of accounting experience, including positions with Citizens' Utilities, Innovative Endeavors, and Cargill, Inc. Mr.
Ammon Peck is the scientific co-founder of Ixion and has been its Senior Vice President and Chief Scientist and Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board since April 1993.
www.ixion-biotech.com /manage.htm   (683 words)

  
 AskWhy! on Sun Gods as Atoning Saviours - Christianity Revealed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Only Tantalus and Ixion of these saviours of humanity are still seen as crucified, but the common themes among them imply that it, and a communion meal conferring immortality, are likely to have been in the original myths, now suppressed.
Ixion shown crucified on a wheel, the solar disc complete with cross as in Christian iconography.
Ixion, a mythical king of Thessaly, was crucified on a wheel, the rim representing the world, and the spokes constituting the cross.
www.askwhy.co.uk /christianity/0310SunGod.html   (12370 words)

  
 Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Ixion
A king condemned to eternal punishment in Tartarus, chained to a fiery wheel.
Ixion had thrown his father-in-law into a fiery pit and was purified of the crime by Zeus.
Ixion made a pass at the cloud and was caught in the act.
www.mythweb.com /encyc/entries/ixion.html   (92 words)

  
 What is Ixion OneRate?
You will always be advised of these costs in advance, and will need to approve them before they are incurred – so there are no surprises.
Ixion maintains an extensive library of stock photography.
If a suitable image cannot be found in Ixion’s library, the Client will notified of the cost of additional stock photography prior to its purchase and use.
www.ixionamerica.com /builders/what.htm   (295 words)

  
 Ixion, Inc. :: Disaster Recovery, High Availability & Performance Tuning For Large Enterprises (via CobWeb/3.1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion Software is a leading provider of enterprise solutions for High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Corrective Management, and Performance Improvement of mission critical Oracle enterprise systems.
Ixion's founders and principals are database professionals with over thirty years of real-world experience.
Because Ixion's founders understand the performance issues, change management needs and pain points of managing a large, complex database, they have designed Ixion's industry-leading programs to meet the needs of DB professionals operating in real world, data intensive Oracle Parallel Server / Real Application Cluster environments.
www.ixionsoftware.com.cob-web.org:8888   (308 words)

  
 Ixiononline.com - Revolutionizing e-Business Solutions
Find out how one of Ixion's products, PeerWire, was awarded Gold - twice.
Ixion, L.L.C., headquartered in Houston, Texas, is an IBM Premier Business Partner specializing in the design and implementation of advanced software solutions.
IBM Workplace - Ixion delivers new collaborative portal technology from IBM - enabling small and medium businesses to take advantage of leading collaboration technology.
www.ixiononline.com   (203 words)

  
 Ixion Corporation Profile
Ixion was founded to provide builders and land developers the tools they need to survive in a challenging economy.
Dollan founded Ixion Corporation to provide builders of all sizes with the tools they need to sell their homes.
His leadership and innovation guide the Ixion team to create meaningful results for clients across the United States.
www.ixionamerica.com /builders/who.htm   (233 words)

  
 Gene or Cell Therapy Profile, Ixion Biotechnology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion Biotechnology is a pancreatic and hematopoietic stem cell company focused on the transplantation of human stem cells to provide cures for specfic human diseses.
Alternatively, we are investigating clinical methods to directly transplant human stem cells into in vivo sites in the patient where the stem cells will give rise to adult islets and effect the cure.
Ixion formed more than 12 years ago and has >300 shareholders.
www.ispex.ca /companies/genetherapy/IxionBiotech.html   (263 words)

  
 IT Staff Augmentation Offshore Software Development Outsourcing Software Development IT Database Applications
IXION opens a new office location in New York City
IXION launches.NET CMS...a next generation Content Management Solution
IXION's team of professionals are your key to success for delivering innovative applications and business services to the marketplace.
www.ixiondev.com   (266 words)

  
 New Atari Prototype Uncovered at NWCGE - AtariAge Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ultimately, the point of each round is to collect the letters IXION while trying to stay alive.
In between levels is a bonus round where you start off on a completely empty screen and must shoot (or later bump when you can move) the ball to "heal" as many tiles as quickly as possible.
From: Pacific NorthWest, WA as promised, the first screenshots of IXION are available at the NWCGE website.
www.atariage.com /forums/index.php?showtopic=49959   (1784 words)

  
 ixion-instruments.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion instruments are all made from German Surgical Stainless Steel with a satin finish which reduces glare.
One of the most important advantages with Ixion Instruments is the Unique Streamline Design.
With no square edges, the Ixion design provides maximum comfort.
www.ixion-instruments.com   (88 words)

  
 Ixion - UK Motorcycling Mailing List (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Ixion is a mailing list for those interested in motorcycling in the United Kingdom.
Malcolm Jackson at University of Nottingham took over the running in June 1993, until January 2002 when Ixion went to live on a server owned by ixies.
Due to the hard work of a number of its members, the Ixion list has been recognised as a Friend of the FEM.
www.ixion.org.uk.cob-web.org:8888   (263 words)

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