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The existence of mermaids was recently, and officially, deemed fantasy and not reality by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The northern Israeli city of Kiryat Yam has offered a $1 million prize to anyone able to prove a mermaid sighting off the city's shore, a city spokesman said.
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By HELEN KAYE Seventeen years ago, poet/author Ilan Sheinfeld was working with auteur director Ruth Kanner, two creative people sharing an offbeat, ironic sense of humor.
A mermaid is a creature from folklore and myths that are said to inhabit oceans around the world. Almost every culture has a legend that relates to a mermaid. In some cultures, mermaids are claimed to create floods, storms, shipwrecks, and drownings. Other legends say that they fall in love with humans. The mermaid is described with the upper body of a beautiful woman and the lower body of a fish. The have long flowing hair and are said to lure sailors with their captivating voices. The...
The merman is a mythological creature said to inhabit the oceans of the world. There are many different adaptations of this creature, depending on which culture the myth comes from. The behavior of the merman varies with each culture. Some have been known to summon storms that sink ships and some are wise teachers. The merman is also said to attract female humans with their singing and melodies. The description of the merman also varies, but most include the upper body being of a man...
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.