Uranus Research Paper

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Uranus Uranus, the first god of the sky and lord of the universe. We was born from the Chaos and Gaea. Chaos was pretty much nothing and Gaea was the goddess of the Earth pretty much mother nature. Uranus had 18 children 12 titans, 3 cyclopes, and 3 heratoncheires. His children were Cronus, Rhea, Hyperion, Mnemosyne, Themis, Coeus, Phoebe, Prometheus, Epimetheus, Metis, Oceanus, and Tethys. He didn 't like the cyclopes and heratoncheries so he locked them up in the middle of the earth which gave Gaea pain. So Gaea told her son to rebel a against him to stop him from her pain. Gaea was infuriated and created a diamond sickle, which she gave to Cronus, one of the Titans. Cronus found his father and castrated him in while he was asleep, from the blood that fell onto the earth, the Erinnyes, the Giants and the Meliads were made, while his sperm fell into sea, Aphrodite was created from the …show more content…

After all that Cronus became the ruler of the universe and sky. Now that Cronus one of Gaea 's and Uranus 's sons one of the most strongest sons went along and took control of Uranus to become the king of the sky. Uranus was not in early Greek paintings but Egyptian depictions of their sky-goddess Nut showed them how he was seen as a huge, star-spangled male with huge arms and legs, walking on both his hands and feet(all fours), with his fingers in the east, and his feet in the west, and his big body covered the entire earth to form the sky. In the Roman times he was often depicted as Aion, god of the infinite time, while being in form of a man grasping the zodiac-wheel, standing above the Earth. At the beginning of time there was just Chaos(Nothing), Nyx (Night), dark Erebos (Darkness), and a deep pit

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