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Unicorn - Wikipedia


The qilin (Chinese: 麒麟), a creature in Chinese mythology, ... a hybrid animal that looks less unicorn than chimera, with the body of a deer, ... Another similar creature also mentioned...

Unicorn - Mythical Creatures Guide


The unicorn is a legendary creature usually depicted with the body of a horse, but with a single – usually spiral – horn growing out of its ...

Unicorns and other magical animals - Cassandra Eason


Mythology is rich in magical animals. Some were based on actual animals such as Pegasus the winged horse of Greek legend.

Unicorns and Other Mythological Creatures - Harvard Political Review


Aug 11, 2015 ... The shifting landscape of startup investing could avoid the pitfalls that led to the dotcom bubble in the 1990s.

The Mystery of Unicorn Myths - Gods And Monsters


The truth is, unlike almost every single other mythical creature, the unicorn does not appear anywhere in any culture's actual mythology. That is to say, plenty of ...

The Unicorn


The Unicorn is a mythical horse-like beast, with a horn attached on its forehead. ... This is thought to be another representation of the purity of the Unicorn, linking it once ... The Unicorn is a highly intelligent creature, as one would expect from a  ...

Mythical creature - New World Encyclopedia


Dec 18, 2014 ... Some mythical creatures — such as the dragon or the unicorn — have ... Others were based on real creatures, originating in garbled accounts ...

Unicorn - Mythical and Fantasy Creatures


A Unicorn is not unlike a war-horse; it has heavy cloven hooves, the main difference in appearance is that it has a single central horn on its forehead. Unicorns ...

Unicorns, West and East - American Museum of Natural History


While many mythic creatures are man-eating monsters or evil spirits, others, like unicorns, are powerful and peaceful. Both the pearly white unicorn of European ...

Mythic Creatures - American Museum of Natural History


Track the origins of legendary creatures including dragons, unicorns, mermaids, and sea serpents. ... Others, we think, can bring us luck or joy. Together mythic ...

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Unicorns, and 5 other mythical animals that really exist


Mar 17, 2009 ... This is part 1 of my "weird animal names" series. Part 2 is "Panthers, and 5 other real animals that don't exist." Being a Medieval zoologist was ...

unicorn | mythological creature | Britannica.com


Unicorn, mythological animal resembling a horse or a kid with a single horn on ... of the unicorn's purifying of poisoned waters with its horn so that other animals ...

Mythological Creatures: Unicorn & Pegasus - Enclave Publishing


Apr 10, 2015 ... Continuing the mythological creatures series, today we'll take a ... different cultures — the Greek unicorn, the Chinese unicorn (called Ch'i lin), ...