Tag: greek myth

  • Callisto

    Callisto

    The little exoplanet Callisto is named after a Nymph, the daughter of the infamous king Lycaon and the Naiad Nonacris. The myth says that Callisto joined the hunting party of the goddess Artemis, and thus she was constantly seen close to the goddess. Zeus obsessed with the charms of the young huntress and followed her […]