Here's something interesting. The Greeks were a Bronze Age society, so how did they know there was an atmosphere, let alone an "upper atmosphere (Aether)" and that they should have a goddess named after it?!
In this visualization, the most influential gods and goddesses are illustrated in great detail. The chart displays Mt. Olympus which is one of the most important places in classic mythology. The impact that the gender roles have in mythology are discussed. According to this depiction, some of the beliefs and practices in many modern day religions derived from classic mythology.
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Athena (Minerva) - The goddess of wisdom, warfare, battle strategy, heroic endeavour, handicrafts and reason. According to most traditions, she was born from Zeus's head fully formed and armored. She was depicted crowned with a crested helm, armed with shield and a spear. Her symbol is the olive tree. She is commonly shown accompanied by her sacred animal, the owl.
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Apollo (Olympiansrule.com) "and as my head is youthful and with untrimmed hair, you also will always wear perpetual honors of garland. Apollo had finished, the laurel nodded its branches, recently made and seemed to have shaken its top as a head." (Book 1, 564-567)" Apollo used branches from Daphne as the laurel tree to make an iconic head wreath.