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  Mother Earth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mother Earth is a common metaphorical expression for the Earth and its biosphere as the giver and sustainer of life.
In many Neo-Pagan and Wiccan traditions, Mother Earth is seen as the Goddess, with the Horned God as her consort (and sometimes son).
Mother Earth is also the title of a science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mother_Earth   (189 words)

  
 Earth
The Earth is 4.5 to 4.6 billion years old, but the oldest known rocks are about 4 billion years old and rocks older than 3 billion years are rare.
Earth is the only planet on which water can exist in liquid form on the surface (though there may be liquid ethane or methane on Titan's surface and liquid water beneath the surface of Europa).
There was probably a very much larger amount of carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere when the Earth was first formed, but it has since been almost all incorporated into carbonate rocks and to a lesser extent dissolved into the oceans and consumed by living plants.
seds.lpl.arizona.edu /nineplanets/nineplanets/earth.html   (1590 words)

  
 Earth Introduction
Earth is the 3rd planet from the Sun at a distance of about 150 million kilometers (93.2 million miles).
Earth is the only planet in the solar system known to harbor life.
The Earth and Moon were imaged by Mariner 10 from 2.6 million kilometers while completing the first ever Earth-Moon encounter by a spacecraft capable of returning high resolution digital color image data.
www.solarviews.com /eng/earth.htm   (1599 words)

  
 Home
Mothers Earth specialty is 12” mix hanging basket, using an array of Proven Winner Plants, and Four Star Greenhouse’s designs, along with some of our own favorite designs.
Mothers Earth Trees, ornamental to shade are in 10 to 15 gallon containers.
Mothers Earth also carries Hozelock Cyprio filters, from simple bio filter to complex pressurized bio systems with UV lights to help keep your pond clear and safe for your fish and critters and you to enjoy.
www.mothersearthgreenhouse.com   (741 words)

  
 Mother Earth - Biography
Mother Earth had done such a job on me that the other performance of the evening has virtually faded from memory altogether.
Mother Earth got the chance to refine their live show when they took their place on the Funky Nation Tour it was a drink company sponsored affair, which was asking for trouble.
Shauna's contribution to Mother Earth is still evident as she played an important role in the writing of 'Apple Green' and 'Jesse' two of the bands most popular tracks to this day.
www.mother-earth.fsnet.co.uk /biography/biog.htm   (4352 words)

  
 And none shall know Cadbury created Mother Earth - News - www.smh.com.au
Mother Earth is definitely worried about global warming and the impending degradation of coral reefs, oceans and forests.
Mother Earth does, at first glance, look to be a very wholesome, well-meaning kind of brand - it prominently promotes its support for the World Wildlife Fund on its packaging as well as its concern for the environment.
To be fair, Mother Earth is a bold play for a multinational confectionery goods company and it might just be that Australia and New Zealand are serving as a global test bed for whether this brand and its approach can be launched in other markets.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2004/05/19/1084917655585.html   (694 words)

  
 Gaia
Gaia, known as Earth or Mother Earth (the Greek common noun for "land" is ge or ga).
She was an early earth goddess and it is written that Gaia was born from Chaos, the great void of emptiness within the universe, and with her came Eros.
Blood fell from the severed genitals and came in contact with the earth and from that union was born the Erinyes (Furies), the Giants and the Meliae (Nymphs of the manna ash trees).
www.pantheon.org /articles/g/gaia.html   (474 words)

  
 Mother Earth
The Center Circle Stone representing Mother Earth is placed next to the Stone for Father Sun, just to the East of due south, as shown in the Sun Bear Medicine Wheel Diagram.
The animal totem for Mother Earth is the tortoise.
The plant totems for Mother Earth are the Three Sisters: Corn, Beans, and Squash.
www.ewebtribe.com /StarSpiderDancing/mother   (666 words)

  
 HEALING MOTHER EARTH
We are very much part of the Earth, on a physical and a subtle level, so the health of ourselves and the Earth are very connected.
The Earth's meridians are known as leylines or energy lines.
Earth healing is not about trying to heal a being that is much vaster than ourselves.
www.angelfire.com /tn/earthhealing   (428 words)

  
 Earth Mother--A reader's guide to an award-winning children's book by Ellen Jackson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Earth Mother is also a story about beauty and balance in nature on our home planet.
The distance from the surface of the Earth to the center is 3,963 miles (6,378 kilometers).
The coldest place on Earth was recorded at Vostok, Antarctica on July 21, 1983 when the temperature was measured at -126.9 degrees F. (or -88.3 degrees C).
ww.ellenjackson.net /index.2ts?page=1046   (608 words)

  
 Gaea Homework Page
She feeds all creatures that are in the world, all that go upon the goodly land, and all that are in the paths of the seas, and all that fly: all these are fed of her store.
Gaea is the Earth goddess in Greek mythology, Terra Mater, the eldest of the gods, who emerged out of Chaos and gave birth as she slept to her son Uranus (Ouranos), the Sky god.
Mother Earth came to be perceived as more of a concept or metaphysical notion than an active goddess.
www.thanasis.com /gaea.htm   (1065 words)

  
 Mother Earth movement showing her age - The Washington Times: Commentary - April 25, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Gallup's annual Earth Day Poll (was it printed on recycled paper?) found the environment, which once ranked high on the list of concerns for millions of Americans, now resembles a baseball team fallen on hard times.
Founded 20 years ago at least in part to defend against the more extreme of "the Earth is your Mother" crowd, CEI has brought economic reality, sound science and an understanding of comparative risks to what was, for a while, a mostly one-sided debate.
Earth Day has become a symbol for those who mostly place America last and who believe human beings are the problem, not the solution to problems.
www.washtimes.com /commentary/20040424-101404-3165r.htm   (673 words)

  
 BBC - Rock & Alt Review - Mother Earth, Time of the Future
Mother Earth are a bit of a conundrum in recent rock history.
The release of this collection is most timely, as earlier this year a newly reunited Mother Earth performed their first live gigs in over 5 years to capacity crowds in London.
Mother Earth are the most under-rated band of the last 15 years.
www.bbc.co.uk /music/rockandalt/reviews/motherearth_tim.shtml   (1486 words)

  
 Mother Earth: Waste Oil Heater
MOTHER's waste oil stove (which throws out more heat than some $500 oil furnaces we've seen) can be constructed so inexpensively (for around $36) largely because its major "raw materials" are scavenged from a junked electric water heater.
MOTHER's research team has purposely designed this waste oil heater as a simple, bolt-together unit that anyone even reasonably familiar with hand (or power) tools should be able to assemble.
MOTHER's waste oil burner has been under development for months, and the stove you see here is a "sixth generation" of our original design.
journeytoforever.org /biofuel_library/ethanol_motherearth/me4.html   (2915 words)

  
 Mother Earth Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mother Earth Gallery and Mining Co. caters to a variety of interests and people -- from an authentically re-created mine for kids to nature-related gifts, decorative accessories and hand-crafted jewelry.
Mother Earth Gallery features home decorative gifts that reflect the beauty of Nature and the Earth.
Mother Earth Gallery also presents products based on the Eastern belief of Feng-Shui - the “ancient oriental art of placement”.
www.motherearthcrystals.com   (186 words)

  
 Moist Mother Earth - Slavic Myth and Religion
Calm the moving sands and whirlwinds." Turn North and say: "Moist Mother Earth, calm the north winds and the clouds, subdue the snowstorms and the cold." Oil is poured out after each invocation, and finally, the jar is thrown to the ground.
The Rozhanitsy are mother and daughter goddesses of fertility.
At the solstice, the house and hearth represent the sky, the yard is the earth, and beyond the yard is the underworld.
www.winterscapes.com /slavic.htm   (5683 words)

  
 Venus of Willendorf: 5. Earth Mother - Mother Goddess
The cult of the Great Mother [Magna Mater], later identified with the mother-goddess Cybele (and by the Greeks as Rhea), was established in Rome by the 3rd century BCE.
Largely suppressed during the Christian period, she emerges again in the 18th century when references are made to the female Earth as Mother Goddess.
At the time of its discovery, the statuette showed traces of red ochre pigment, which has been thought to symbolize, or serve as a surrogate of, the menstrual blood of women as a life-giving agent, as is the case in later traditions.
witcombe.sbc.edu /willendorf/willendorfgoddess.html   (770 words)

  
 Mother Earth - We do things differently here.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
At Mother Earth we believe that people and the earth are interconnected.
To help protect our environment, Mother Earth is a key sponsor of WWF, the conservation organisation.
Every pack of Mother Earth bars you buy helps support WWF in their work to protect endangered species and find solutions to pressing environmental issues.
www.motherearthfoods.net   (142 words)

  
 THE EARTH MOTHER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Worshiped since before Tenochtitlan, this goddess is a somewhat darker aspect of the Earth Mother figure and a patroness of warriors.
The Aztecs recognize her both as a serpentine form of the Earth Mother, and more importantly as the mother of their patron deity Huitzilopochtli (.WAV), the war god who brought the Aztecs to the island in Lake Texcoco from which they would build their empire.
The Earth was seen as an indiscriminate devourer, consuming life in order to generate it anew.
members.aol.com /emdelcamp/mother.htm   (688 words)

  
 Earth Speeds - EnchantedLearning.com
If we ask the question, "How fast the Earth is moving?" we have to specify that we want the speed with respect to another object.
This is calculated by dividing the circumference of the Earth at the equator (about 24,900 miles or 40,070 km) by the number of hours in a day (24).
The Earth orbits, on average, 93 million miles (149,600,000 km) from the Sun.
www.enchantedlearning.com /subjects/astronomy/planets/earth/Speeds.shtml   (492 words)

  
 Avalanch - Mother Earth - mp3 - información
Mother Earth es el título de la versión en inglés de "Los Poetas Han Muerto".
Mother Earth, I give you my soul, my love, my respect, my whole life.
Mother Earth that sings and sings, life brings and gives, Mother Earth that sings and sings, immortal life and time.
www.avalanch.net /mother_earth   (1036 words)

  
 Mending the Sacred Hoop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Unfortunately the White People forgot the Creator's warning and as they traveled the earth, instead of counseling with the other races and incorporating their quarter of the knowledge into the whole truth, they used the power of the mind to dominate the other races.
Earth is about materialism, all the physical stuff of the world, and air is something altogether different and abstract.
Notice that the horizontal axis, consisting of Grandmother Moon choosing Mother Earth, is female, yin and physical, while the vertical axis, consisting of Grandfather Sun choosing Father Sky, is male, yang, and abstract.
www.arthuryoung.com /hummox.html   (720 words)

  
 Chapter 1: Is Earth Our Mother?
During Earth Day 1990 celebrations, children wrote poems to Our Mother, visualized her healing, used guided imagery to connect with her spirits, and committed their lives to her preservation.
What’s a mother to do?” Scanning the earth through the crystal, she sees polluted rivers, ugly smokestacks, and barren stumps of clear-cut mountain sides.
God’s path to healing of the earth is written in the Bible, not in the well-meaning but distorted philosophies of earth-centered reformers.
www.crossroad.to /Books/UnderSpell/1-Earth.htm   (4831 words)

  
 Entrance to the shrine of the Magna Mater, Great Mother Earth, Gaia, Terra,
She gives the earth the shape it is in.
t is my believe and religion to worship the greatness of Mother Earth, and the many other goddesses of old as aspects and incarnations of Her.
The Goddess was worshipped where nature itself was felt the strongest : This could be almost everywhere under the free heaven: At a waterflow, in the woods, on hills or mountains or especially in caves, which symbolised the womb of Mother Earth.
inanna.virtualave.net /mother.html   (701 words)

  
 American Experience | Emma Goldman | Mother Earth Magazine | PBS
Please tell us what you think about "Mother Earth Magazine".
The first issue of Mother Earth, with a print run of 3000 copies, hit newsstands in March 1906.
By 1918, in a repressive wartime environment, federal authorities had seized lists naming over 8,000 subscribers to Mother Earth, targeting them for investigation.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/amex/goldman/sfeature/sf_motherearth.html   (147 words)

  
 Earth Mother Awareness
It arose out of a vision by Medicine Hawk which revealed to him that the teaching of humankind's interconnectedness to the rest of creation is one of the few solutions remaining for the personal and global problems facing us all.
The purpose of Earth Mother Awareness is to help people learn 'the old ways' of native people worldwide, providing a 'doorway' connecting them to who they are as Children of the Earth, thus clarifying their spiritual life.
The Programs page has information on Earth Mother Awareness classes and workshops, and 2003 course dates are on the Schedule page.
mywebpages.comcast.net /wildernessvq   (164 words)

  
 Mother Earth Popcorn Top of the Pops - Thread
Mother Earth is putting a fresh new savoury spin on a classic snack with its new Air Popped Popcorn.
Air Popped Popcorn is a great example of Mother Earth’s commitment to providing tasty nutritious snacks that use wholesome ingredients such as corn to produce simple, quick, nourishing foods.
Mother Earth is a key sponsor of WWF, the conservation organisation.
www.thread.co.nz /article/961   (310 words)

  
 ICT [2005/03/25]  Health of Mother Earth is our responsibility
From the rapid depletion of plant and animal species to the pollution of air and water with chemicals, there is much to worry about in humanity's careless use and neglect of the environment.
Finally, the tribes, whenever possible, should project the principle of Earth systems enhancement in all their endeavors, from the formulation of tribal building codes that are sun-oriented to the building of support mechanisms in their internal and external structures for applying this fundamental philosophy.
Concern for Mother Earth and attention to how human beings are harming natural ecologies are responsibilities Native people hold dear.
www.indiancountry.com /content.cfm?id=1096410613   (1198 words)

  
 Mother Earth Oils and Herbs, Aromatherapy, Essential Oils, Candles, Books And Incense
Mother Earth Oils & Herbs has closed the retail store until next summer when plans are to open again in a new location!
Of the days when everyone grew grain and vegetables, raised animals, spun and wove materials, and everything that was needed could be obtained by trade, or handmade.
Earth, Air, Fire and Water, the natural magikal elements of our world, the forces of nature.
www.motherearthoils.com   (723 words)

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