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Hybrids

Echidna

Who was Echidna? (No, not the Australian spikey animal!) Learn more in this post.

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Horses

Unicorn

Everyone has heard of Unicorns, though no-one is likely to have seen one. Learn the story behind the Unicorn in this post

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Horses

Pegasus: The Flying Horse

Learn more about Pegasus the flying horse in this post

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Gorgons Hybrids

Medusa

Learn the details of the story behind Medusa, the once beautiful woman turned Gorgon

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Hybrids

Chimera

Learn about one of Greek mythology’s most famous monsters, the Chimera – a fire breathing monster.

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Reptiles

Dragons

In this article we investigate the origins of the Dragon and compare the differences between the Western Dragon and the Chinese Dragon myths

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Horses Hybrids

Centaur

The Centaur is a greek mythological beast consisting of the body and legs of a horse, onto which – at the neck area of the horse, is superimposed the torso and head of a human. They were said to inhabit the area of Mount Pellion and the forests of ancient Greece (known at the time […]

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Horses

Alicorn

If you ask most people what is a Unicorn they could tell you. If you ask what is the Pegasus, they could tell you that too. But they might not be able to tell you what an Alicorn is… Well, good thing I’m here to explain it for them! An Alicorn is a cross between […]

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Birds

Phoenix

The Phoenix is a legendary bird from Greek mythology. The stories suggest that the Phoenix was a bird that lived for an extraordinary long time and, upon dying in a glorious display of fire and combustion leaving behind only its ashes, it would suddenly rise again to be reborn. There are Phoenix equivalents in various […]