FACTOID # 22: South Dakota has the highest employment ratio in America, but the lowest median earnings of full-time male employees.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
RELATED ARTICLES
People who viewed "Gaia" also viewed:
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Gaia
Look up Gaia in
Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

Gaia or Gaea may refer to: Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ...

Contents

Earth and the Solar System

  • Gaia (mythology), the primal Greek goddess of the earth
  • Gaea (crater), a crater on Amaltheaa moon of Jupiter
  • Gaia hypothesis, an ecological hypothesis that considers the earth's ecosystem as a single organism
  • Gaia mission, a European space mission due for launch in 2011
  • Gaia Movement, an international network sharing a concern for a more sustainable earth
  • Gaia philosophy, the concept that living organisms on a planet will affect the nature of their environment in order to make the environment more suitable for life

For other uses, see Gaia. ... The Gaea Crater is a crater that appears on one of Jupiters smallest moons, Amalthea. ... For other uses, see Gaia. ... Gaia is a European Space Agency (ESA) astrometry space mission, and a successor to the ESA Hipparcos mission. ... The Gaia Movement is an international network of individuals and Gaia groups, that share concerns with living more sustainably on the Earth. ... For other uses, see Gaia. ...

Fiction

  • Gaia (Foundation universe), a planet in Isaac Asimov's Foundation series
  • Gaia (Marvel Comics), a character in Marvel Comics
  • Gaea (Marvel Comics), a character in Marval Comics
  • Gaia Gear, a science-fiction story by Yoshiyuki Tomino
  • Gaea trilogy, three science fiction novels by John Varley
  • Gaia, Rogue Champion, a character in the PlayStation game Battle Arena Toshinden
  • ZGMF-X88S Gaia Gundam, a weapon from the Cosmic Era of the anime Gundam metaseries

Gaia is a fictional planet described in the book Foundations Edge, by Isaac Asimov. ... Gaia, also known as the Guardian of the Universal Amalgamator, is a fictional comic book superheroine in the Marvel Comics universe, possibly a mutant or extraterrestrial. ... Gaea is a fictional character appearing in the Marvel Comics universe, based loosely on the Gaia of Greek mythology. ... The Original Novel of Gaia Gear (Vol. ... The Gaea Trilogy consists of three science fiction novels by John Varley. ... Gaia is a fictional character from the Battle Arena Toshinden computer games. ... This article is about a fictional weapon from the Cosmic Era of the anime Gundam metaseries. ...

Modern culture

Original run April 2, 1996 – September 24, 1996 Episodes 26[1] Manga: The Vision of Escaflowne (shōnen ver. ... For the car, see Daihatsu Materia. ... Fearless is a series of teen novels written by Francine Pascal, creator of the Sweet Valley High franchise. ... Fearless is a series of teen novels written by Francine Pascal, creator of the Sweet Valley High franchise. ... Ultraman Gaia ) is a Japanese/Hong Kong tokusatsu TV show and is the 14th show in the Ultra Series. ... GOW2 redirects here. ... Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within is a science fiction movie by Hironobu Sakaguchi, the creator of the Final Fantasy series of video games. ... Captain Planet and the Planeteers is an American animated environmentalist television program, based on an idea by Ted Turner and produced by Andy Heyward, Robby London, Barbara Pyle and Nicholas Boxer. ... This article is about the Japanese manga series. ... “SMAC” redirects here. ... The Arm of the Starfish is a novel by Madeleine LEngle, first published in 1965. ...

People

Emma Thompson (born 15 April 1959) is an Emmy-, BAFTA- and Academy Award-winning English actress, comedian, and screenwriter. ... Armin van Buuren (born December 25, 1976) is a trance music DJ and producer from Leiden, the Netherlands. ...

Music

Gaia (also known as Gaia: One Womans Journey) is an album released by Olivia Newton-John in 1994. ... Gaia is a 2003 album by Spanish metal band Mägo de Oz. ... Gaia is the eighth track of Synchestra by The Devin Townsend Band. ... Banco de Gaia is an electronic music outfit from England, formed by Toby Marks (born 1964) in 1991. ... Tiamat is a band that formed in Stockholm, Sweden in 1988. ... Aldous Byron Valensia Clarkson (born April 13, 1971, in The Hague) is a Dutch singer, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. ... Janne Da Arc are a Japanese rock group. ... Hourglass is singer-songwriter James Taylors seventeenth album. ... Kitarō (喜多郎) (born Masanori Takahashi (高橋正則 Takahashi Masanori) on February 4, 1953, in Toyohashi, Aichi Prefecture, Japan) is a composer and multi-instrumentalist. ...

Places

Gaia Gaia is an arts centre in Havana, Cuba, set up on January 1, 2000 as a not-for-profit collaboration between Cuban and international artists. ... Vila Nova de Gaia is a city and municipality of Portugal. ... The Sir Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA), (IATA: BGI, ICAO: TBPB) is found in Seawell, Christ Church on the island of Barbados. ...

Miscellaneous

  • Gaia Online, an Internet forum
  • GAEA Japan, a wrestling promotion
  • Gaia Trafikk, a former Norwegian company
  • Gaea Armor, a feature of game Mega Man X5
  • Gaia Power Technologies, a New York battery company

Gaia Online (pronounced // Online) is an anime-themed forums-based website. ... GAEA Japan is a Japenese Professional Wrestling Promotion for women. ... Gaia Trafikk is the largest public transportation provider in Bergen, Norway and Os. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

See also

Illusion of Gaia ) is an action-RPG video game that was released on January 1, 1994 for the Super NES (SNES). ... For other uses, see Pangaea (disambiguation). ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...

  Results from FactBites:
 
Gaia - definition of Gaia in Encyclopedia (295 words)
Gaia theory is a group of scientific theories about how life on Earth may regulate the planet's biosphere to make it more hospitable to life.
Gaia philosophy is a set of varied philosophical views related to the Gaia theory.
Gaia is a fictional alien mutant in the Marvel comics universe.
Gaia (474 words)
She was an early earth goddess and it is written that Gaia was born from Chaos, the great void of emptiness within the universe, and with her came Eros.
Gaia took as her husband Uranus, who was also her son, and their offspring included the Titans, six sons and six daughters.
Gaia being the primordial element from which all the gods originated was worshiped throughout Greece, but later she went into decline and was supplanted by other gods.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m