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Apollo

a deity among the greeks and romans. He was the god of light and day (the sun god), of archery, prophecy, medicine, poetry, and music, etc, and was represented as the model of manly grace and beauty; called also Phebus. The apollo Belvedere, a celebrated statue of apollo in the Belvedere gallery of the Vatican palace at Rome, esteemed of the noblest representations of the human frame.

Origin: L. Apollo, -linis, gr.


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Re: question for evolutionary biologist.

... is also arrogant and has little faith. When it comes to life, we may be like cave men trying to understand what makes the sun go round. Oh, its Apollo, the sun god. No it isn't. Yes it is. It's such a tired, tired argument.

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by Rap
Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:21 am
 
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Natural selection is proven wrong

... how genetics could control a chariot carrying the sun, and point out that if no such explanation is forthcoming, we still have the explanation of Apollo. This is the form and cogency of you and Dean's argument. Asking questions with invalid presuppositions, does not support realism about fictional ...

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by ughaibu
Thu Jun 28, 2012 10:57 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
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... religion ever die for their believers? None other exists. No other religion promises life after death, or the security of a good life after death. Apollo is one of the many gods of something called Greek MYTHOLOGY. When was the last time you've heard that Apollo, or any Greek or Roman god ever ...

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by aptitude
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:20 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Flaws of Life in a Tube
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Flaws of Life in a Tube

... religion ever die for their believers? None other exists. No other religion promises life after death, or the security of a good life after death. Apollo is one of the many gods of something called Greek MYTHOLOGY. When was the last time you've heard that Apollo, or any Greek or Roman god ever ...

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by Tomn
Sun Oct 23, 2011 11:43 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Flaws of Life in a Tube
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... is there that Jesus had these powers? Don't other holy books have their own prophets believed to have mystical powers as well: Muhammad, Krishna, Apollo, etc.? What explanation is there for their "mystical powers" that have been given to them by their own respective god(s)? You dont ...

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by aptitude
Sun Oct 23, 2011 9:29 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Flaws of Life in a Tube
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