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Mermaids are mythological half human, half aquatic creatures.
According to the National Ocean Service, no evidence for aquatic humanoids has ever been found.

Mermaid - Wikipedia

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A mermaid is a legendary aquatic creature with the head and upper body of a female human ... Historical accounts of mermaids, such as those reported by Christopher Columbus during his exploration of...

Mermaids & Mermen: Facts & Legends - Live Science

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Nov 15, 2014 ... There are many legends about mermaids and even a few dozen historical claims of supposedly "real" mermaid sightings. Hundreds of years ...

The Murderous, Sometimes Sexy History of the Mermaid - Wired

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Oct 15, 2014 ... Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Mermaid is a heartwarming tale of a mermaid falling in love, battling evil to be with her love, and living ...

Origins of A Mermaid and a Magic Comb - Myths and Legends - E2Bn

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A mermaid is a mythical creature that is half woman and half fish. .... Like many British and Irish mermaids, the mermaid in this story has more sympathy, ...

Mermaid History

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Mermaids- History of Mermaids. Mermaids have long fascinated humans, right from the days of Hans Christian Anderson's novel, The Little Mermaid, to the ...

Becoming Mermaids - American Museum of Natural History

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Why do mermaids in Europe, Africa and the Americas all carry combs and ... And in many cases, water spirits that weren't originally mermaids took on that form ...

History of mermaids – Faeries, Fantastic Beasts, and Magickal ...

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Dec 27, 2011 ... Mermaids–and mermen–appear as consistently in history as faeries and dragons . Like their “mythological” counterparts, mermaids were ...

The Body Found:Mermaid Sightings Throughout History | Mermaids ...

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Mermaids have managed to stay mostly hidden throughout human history, some record of them exists in fishermen's logs as well as the logs of Christopher ...

10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Mermaids - TheFW

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Sep 26, 2012 ... Mermaids have long captured the imagination of the public. They've thrilled us in “documentaries“, paintings fairytales and in the cinema.