Thursday, February 28, 2013

Fact of the Day: Atlas' Island

The mythical island of Greek legend called Atlantis is named after the Titan God Atlas. 

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  1. Is this the Atlas who held up the world, right?

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  2. so do you think the resort that they are always advertising on TV is named after the mythical island? That place looks like a great place to visit!


    betty

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  3. It is someone near the pillars of Hercules.

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  4. Cause holding the world there was too heavy and he sunk it.

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  5. I did a project on Atlantis when I was in high school:D

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  6. that make sense, i wonder if it's true

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  7. or after the Atlantic ocean which got its name from Atlas.

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  8. After all those years holding up the world, the least they could do was name an island after him.

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