Castor and Pollux


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Castor and Pollux

n
(Classical Myth & Legend) classical myth the twin sons of Leda: Pollux was fathered by Zeus, Castor by the mortal Tyndareus. After Castor's death, Pollux spent half his days with his half-brother in Hades and half with the gods in Olympus

Cas′tor and Pol′lux


n.pl.
(in Greek myth) twin sons of Leda and brothers of Helen, famous for their fraternal affection and regarded as the protectors of persons at sea; the Dioscuri.
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Again the Castor and Pollux of the wilderness sallied forth, and again their flint guns were at fault, and missed fire, and nothing went off but the buffalo.
Located above these two planets are the stars Castor and Pollux.
The stellar Twins, Castor and Pollux in Gemini, lie below Orion.
The constellation of Gemini, the Twin, is easy to spot through its two bright stars Castor and Pollux, which are just to the left of constellations Orion and Auriga,' Pagasa said.
Caption: TWINS IN SPACE Castor and Pollux are the heads of the twins in the Gemini constellation.
That event had huge consequences, according to classical mythology: Leda's intercourse with the swan and then with her husband, King Tyndareus, resulted in two eggs, from which hatched Helen, Clytemnestra and the twins Castor and Pollux.
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answers WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: Gregor Mendel; Castor and Pollux; The Cyclades; 1990.
Which constellation of the zodiac represents the twins Castor and Pollux? 9.
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Twin brothers Castor and Pollux (the latter immortal, the former not) are both in love with the Princess Telaire, though she loves only Castor.