What is Shmoop Mythology?
The gods and heroes battle it out with monsters in the best of mythology.
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See his epic duel with the sirens… using the power of music.
And see half-mortal Perseus battle the infamous Gorgon, Medusa.
You’ll know if he prevails…or if he’s turned to stone, like everyone else.
And speaking of Medusa, she is one angry Gorgon! Will she ever forgive Athena for turning her
into a monster? Get a peek in her private diary!
Athena rejected Hephaestus <<pronounced “hi-fes-tuhs”>> last season for being too homely.
It’s okay though, because he married the beautiful Aphrodite….
But “Insider Shmoop” has it that Aphrodite cheated on him with Ares.
Total burn! Will their marriage survive?
Get a closer look “behind the scenes” at Shmoop for the answer.
And if you think you’ve had a rough day, try getting abducted like Persephone <<pronounced
“per-sef-uh-nee”>>. Here’s a little hint: it involves the Underworld
and a marriage to Hades… Her uncle.
Not even Chris Hansen could get this guy to take a seat.
Finally, Eros - or Cupid, as he’s known to the ladies - is this season’s matchmaker.
Will he cultivate true love…or leave it for the crows.
Shmoop police reports indicate that he’s had some complaints from Apollo and Daphne.
So you might want to be careful when his arrow points in your direction.
Stay in the loop with Shmoop’s mythology unit, as we provide more scandalous gossip
and juicy details. Just don’t spread any rumors about Zeus.
He’s got lightning bolts and he knows how to use them.
Don’t say we didn’t warn you.
YouTube Blurb: Did you myth us? We know you love gossip.
Well, we’ve got your red hot gossip – right here. Who’s that new girl Mercury’s been
seeing? What on Earth is Gaia doing these days? Did the Minotaur get in trouble with
the law again? Have all your most burning questions answered, as Shmoop Snoops the Gods.