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  Pegasus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pegasus aided the hero Bellerophon, who is a double in some way for Perseus, in his fight against both the Chimera and the Amazons.
Pegasus was eventually turned into a constellation, but a single feather fell to the earth near the city of Tarsus (hence its name).
Similarly, in the Disney adaptation of the Hercules legend, Pegasus is depicted as a childhood pet of Hercules.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pegasus   (455 words)

 Pegasus Constellation - Crystalinks
In Greek Mythology, Pegasus was a winged horse that was the child of Poseidon [Zeus] and the Gorgon Medusa.
Thus Pegasus is the white sea horse of Revelation and the white sea horse in the sky, and in addition, the white sea horse of memory within you.
Pegasus is the white horse that caused the fountain of the Muses to activate.
www.crystalinks.com /pegasus.html   (1338 words)

On April 5, 1990, Orbital began a new era in commercial space flight when our Pegasus rocket was launched for the first time from beneath a NASA B-52 carrier aircraft in a mission that originated from Dryden Flight Research Center in California.
Pegasus is carried aloft by our "Stargazer" L-1011 aircraft to approximately 40,000 feet over open ocean, where it is released and then free-falls in a horizontal position for five seconds before igniting its first stage rocket motor.
Pegasus launches have been conducted from six separate sites in the U.S., Europe and the Marshall Islands, the first time a space launch vehicle has demonstrated such operational flexibility.
www.orbital.com /SpaceLaunch/Pegasus   (302 words)

 Pegasus rocket - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the Pegasus XL the first two stages are lengthened into the Orion 50SXL and Orion 50XL.
Pegasus components have also been the basis of other OSC launchers.
For their work in developing the rocket, the Pegasus team led by Dr. Antonio Elias was awarded the 1991 National Medal of Technology by President Bush.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pegasus_rocket   (633 words)

Mythologically Pegasus was the son of Neptune, and the Gorgon Medusa (Algol), sprung by his father's command from the blood of the Medusa's head which dropped into the sea after her head had been severed by Perseus, and the foam of the sea.
Pegasus was a jolly and kind horse, he was always seen as a lighthearted creature, a sort of emissary between Earth and Olympus, he loved to gambol around, sometimes in the heavenly fields, sometimes on the earthly plains, and sometimes skimming over the waters from which he had been born [NPS p.27].
Pegasus was born at the Ocean springs, Bellerophon found it drinking from the Pyrenean spring and Pegasus made water spring from the mountain-side by striking it with his hooves.
www.winshop.com.au /annew/Pegasus.html   (4845 words)

 Pegasus Homework Page
Pegasus, by birth, is the child of Medusa and Neptune, symbols of 'wisdom' and 'emotion,' respectively, which shows the dichotomy of his nature.
Pegasus is also indicative of a specific mission in life which the inquirer will always find the time and energy to pursue, although the path may be sewn with difficulties (the Chimaera) and limitations (Bellerophon's doubt or arrogance).
As an animal totem, Pegasus symbolizes the immortality of the soul, and serves as the carrier and protector of the spirit in its journeys to the astral plane (especially to the Moon - the emotional plane).
www.thanasis.com /pegasus.htm   (2260 words)

 Pegasus '70   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Pegasus is a state-of the-art 70 foot ultra-light displacement racing yacht.
Pegasus is made from composite materials and is optimized to race across the Pacific.
Pegasus has the swiftness of a horse and the grace of a bird.
www.pegasus70.com   (51 words)

 Pegasus Optics
PEGASUS OPTICS has been in business for over 10 years and has an international reputation for quality and optical performance.
John personally configures all PEGASUS OPTICS mirrors to a stringent tolerance using professional equipment and techniques for telescope optics from 12.5" to 25" diameter in 1.6" through 2.0" thickness.
PEGASUS OPTICS primary mirrors are 1.6" thick in sizes up to 18", and 2" thick in larger sizes.
www.pegasusoptics.com   (330 words)

The constellation Pegasus represents the white, winged horse of Greek mythology.
Pegasus made it to the home of the gods, where he still remains.
Pegasus is home to the globular cluster, M15.
www.windows.ucar.edu /tour/link=/the_universe/Constellations/pegasus.html&edu=high   (391 words)

Pegasus which is the hippocampus of the brain responsible for memory.
Pegasus was connected to the Muses because he opened their fountain, (Hippocrene) on Mt. Helicon.
The fact that Pegasus stimulates this activity is extremely important because this is the time of Pegasus as fulfilled by the discovery in Switzerland where two scientists for the first time discovered a planet orbiting a sun that was a twin of ours.
www.hiddenmeanings.com /pegasus.html   (1742 words)

 SLS :: Research Initiatives :: Applications :: PEGASUS
Pegasus can provide information about flights within the United States, and can answer questions about departure and arrival time for flights that have taken off, landed, or filed a flight plan on the day the user queries the system.
Pegasus has access to data from RLM, which contains information about the estimated departure and arrival times for flights that are either in the air or have filed a flight plan.
To find requested flight information, Pegasus has access to flight status information that is updated continually throughout the day by RLM Software, Inc. With carefully planned dialogue management, Pegasus can help a user find the flight status of a particular flight, even if the user has forgotten the flight number.
groups.csail.mit.edu /sls/applications/pegasus.shtml   (769 words)

In Greek mythology, Pegasus is the winged horse that was fathered by Poseidon with Medusa.
The gods then gave him Pegasus for killing the monster Chimera but when he attempted to mount the horse it threw him off and rose to the heavens, where it became a constellation (north of the ecliptic).
In another version, Bellerophon killed the Chimera while riding on Pegasus, and when he later attempted to ride to the summit of Mount Olympus, Zeus sent a gadfly to sting the horse, and it threw Bellerophon off its back.
www.pantheon.org /articles/p/pegasus.html   (170 words)

 Pegasus - Summary
After a few seconds of free fall, the Pegasus Orion 50S XL first stage motor is ignited and the vehicle accelerates out of the Earth's atmosphere.
The Pegasus launch vehicle was developed in the late 1980's to serve both as a small launcher for US Governmental agencies and to launch Orbital's ORBCOMM satellites.
Since its initial flight April 5th, 1990, the Pegasus and Pegasus XL rockets have flown a total of 27 missions (as of May 1999).
www.spaceandtech.com /spacedata/elvs/pegasus_sum.shtml   (217 words)

 Pegasus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Take a look at the story of how Perseus slew Medusa, the mother of Pegasus, and rescued Andromeda, the daughter of Cepheus and Cassiopeia, from the sea monster Cetus.
Pegasus was later brought to Mount Helicon by Bellerophon and with one kick of his hoof, he caused the spring of Hippocrene to flow.
Pegasus went on to greatness, however, as the "Thundering Horse of Jove" who carried lightning bolts for Zeus.
www.astro.wisc.edu /~dolan/constellations/constellations/Pegasus.html   (138 words)

 Pegasus - Quality Guitar and Mandolin Cases
A Pegasus case is a musician's case, regarded by many as the best instrument cases you can buy.
Pegasus cases are different in that we provide support along the full length of the instrument, including the headstock; this is unique in high-end cases.
Pegasus cases cannot be bought in a shop; each case is customised to order and designed to totally suit the needs of the customer and the instrument.
www.pegasus-cases.com   (285 words)

Pegasus is an open-source implementationof the DMTF CIM and WBEM standards.
Pegasus is designed to be inherently portable and builds and runs today on most versionsof UNIX(R), Linux, and Microsoft Windows.
Pegasus is an open source project of The Open Group.
www.openpegasus.org   (344 words)

 Pegasus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Pegasus, the winged horse, flew out of the head of Medusa when Perseus slew her.
Pegasus went alone to Olympus, where he was used by Zeus to carry around his thunderbolts.
Pegasus is a conspicuous constellation which includes the so-called "Great Square of Pegasus".
www.dibonsmith.com /peg_con.htm   (519 words)

 Pegasus Cup 2006
Pegasus Cup has extended the deadline to May 25th, 2006 to allow teams time to complete tryouts.
We have grown from 78 teams in our first annual in 1998 to 400 teams this past summer and we are proud to announce that the Pegasus Cup is now one of the largest tournaments in the country.
Because Pegasus Cup draws some of the best teams from around the country, many college coaches will be in attendence.
www.pegasuscup.com   (239 words)

 Pegasus: A hovercraft for Youngsters
Pegasus is designed as a fun and educational project - not for serious hovering.
Click here for a newspaper article about two teenagers (100kb) who installed a thrust engine and claim their Pegasus will do up to 30 mph.
Pegasus was originally featured in Popular Mechanics magazine in January 1984.
www.rqriley.com /pegasus.html   (377 words)

Pegasus lived on Helicon and was fed by the Muses in winter when snow covered the ground.
The love Pegasus received is all he ever needed as he took the maiden in his arms, holding her close, sharing kisses, the feeling of her body next to his, when he looked into her eyes, the warmth, their souls became one, their minds became one.
It is enough, her passion and love belonged to a winged horse, she belongs to Pegasus.
members.tripod.com /~Angel_Twin/Pegasus.html   (595 words)

 Philippe Kahn and Pegasus Racing, Racing Sailboats Worldwide : Transpac / Pacific Cup / Melges Worlds / Olympic Finn / ...
Pegasus Racing is a highly competitive sailboat racing team led by our fearless leader Philippe Kahn, made up of some of the finest sailors in the sport that are successful in Olympic sailing, the Volvo Race, The America's Cup, the Transpac the Admiral's Cup.
Pegasus Racing focuses on sailing a diverse fleet of boats in the most competitive races around the world.
Pegasus Racing competes in one-design classes such as Melges 24, Star, Finn, Mumm 30, Farr 40 as well as offshore events such as Transpac, Pacific Cup, Coastal Cup, Windjammer races.
www.pegasus.com   (1372 words)

 Pegasus on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PEGASUS [Pegasus] in Greek mythology, winged horse that carries the thunderbolt of Zeus.
Pegasus was captured by Bellerophon, who rode him through many adventures.
Pegasus Solutions Reports Solid Third Quarter 2002 Results; Cash EPS of $0.22 per Diluted Share Meets Consensus Analyst Estimates, and GAAP EPS Improves to $0.03 per Share.
encyclopedia.infonautics.com /html/P/Pegasus2.asp   (285 words)

 Pegasus Therapeutic Riding
Pegasus Therapeutic Riding was founded in 1975 at the Ox Ridge Hunt Club in Darien, Connecticut by a group of volunteers who believed in the therapeutic power of horseback riding.
Today, Pegasus has become one of the largest and most highly regarded therapeutic riding programs in the United States, servicing some 200 students each year in programs at nine locations throughout Fairfield County, Connecticut and Westchester County, New York.
Please note: Contributions to Pegasus can be made in memory of a loved one or in honor of a birthday, anniversary or special occasion of a family member or friend.
www.pegasustr.org   (653 words)

You may be interested to know that we at Pegasus Militaria pride ourselves on the high standards of our reproduction, and use original materials and components wherever possible.
Pegasus Militaria Products are not DIY kits, but fully functioning museum quality copies.
Pegasus Militaria's products are not film props - however film props can be supplied on request.
www.pegasusmilitaria.com   (162 words)

 PEGASUS Toroidal Experiment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PEGASUS is a fusion science research program based in the Engineering Physics Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
PEGASUS allows study of a wide variety of plasma physics phenomena and plays a part in the worldwide effort to develop the scientific understanding of confined plasmas.
PEGASUS is supported by the US Department of Energy Office of Fusion Energy Science and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
pegasus.ep.wisc.edu   (136 words)

 SCIFI.COM | Battlestar Galactica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The mood aboard the Galactica turns jubilant when the top-of-the-line battlestar Pegasus — long thought to have been annihilated with the rest of the colonial fleet — appears out of nowhere.
Cain reveals that the Pegasus crew had taken its computers offline for servicing shortly before the original Cylon assault and therefore was able to escape the nuclear genocide.
It is revealed that the Pegasus encountered the Galactica while tracking a Cylon fleet, which itself appears to have been pursuing the Galactica.
www.scifi.com /battlestar/episodes/season02/210   (326 words)

 pegasus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Pegasus Aviation is located in the United Kingdom and is the manufacturer of a fine line of flexwing microlights.
However, the Pegasus aircraft are no longer available in the U.S. due to the manufacturer's increasing concerns about the product-liability legalities in the U.S. and they have made the decision to not sell aircraft in the U.S. at least until further notice.
Even though the Pegasus trikes are no longer available in the U.S., for people in the U.S. looking for trikes and especially for trike flight instruction, we can suggest contacting...
www.pegasus-usa.com   (138 words)

 Perseus on Pegasus Slaying Medusa
In one version of the birth of Pegasus -- the flying horse -- it states the horse was miraculously formed when the blood of Medusa's severed head poured onto the foaming sea, and out of this foam it came.
Another version said the horse came out of the slain body of Medusa and upon the horse was a warrior called Chrysaor, born carrying a golden sword.
In Sargent's depiction, he seems to combine the elements of the entire story -- the slaying of Medusa, the birth of Pegasus, and the presenting of Medusa's head to Athena all in one.
www.jssgallery.org /Paintings/MFA/Perseus_on_Pegasus_Slaying_Medusa.htm   (195 words)

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