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 (gā′ə, gī′ə)
Variant of Gaea.
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(ˈɡeɪə) ,




(Classical Myth & Legend) the goddess of the earth, who bore Uranus and by him Oceanus, Cronus, and the Titans
[from Greek gaia earth]
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Noun1.Gaia - (Greek mythology) goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythologyGaia - (Greek mythology) goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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You can sleep {64} during the whole voyage if you like, and the men shall sail you over smooth waters either to your own home, or wherever you please, even though it be a long way further off than Euboea, which those of my people who saw it when they took yellow-haired Rhadamanthus to see Tityus the son of Gaia, tell me is the furthest of any place--and yet they did the whole voyage in a single day without distressing themselves, and came back again afterwards.
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(TASE: ORBI) has announced it has shipped the pre-configured, pre-tested 45th Gaia 100 compact ground station, to one of its 12 Earth Observation/New Space Gaia customers, less than four years after delivery of the initial system, the company said.
"Analyzing the data from Gaia has allowed us to obtain the distribution of the ages of the stars in both components and has shown that the two are formed by equally old stars, which are older than those of the thick disc" says IAC researcher and co-author Chris Brook.
The ESA's ( short video features an animated look into the activities of the space objects monitored by Gaia. It begins with a top view of the Solar System as thousands of asteroids and other objects encircle it.
Gaia features accurate and detailed NASA imagery and will rotate 360 times faster than our real planet, turning once every four minutes.
Gaia Herbs joined the group of approximately 2,600 leading inspirational companies in the world that have attained this certification.
The star, who received her honour last week, also encouraged Gaia to trust the "icky sense of unease" she may feel in a strange sexual situation.
Gaia, who had autism and severe epilepsy, was suffering from mental health issues when she vanished from her home near Swanage, Dorset, on November 7 last year.
Daniel Fischer is member of the jury of the GAIA Masters Student Paper Award.