✈️ ceo → .Best Domains
♥️ creator → Best App
🚀 mission → Scale Innovation
Dive into the Greek myth of Helios and Phaethon, where the Sun God allows his mortal son to drive his chariot for a day.
Every morning, Helios unleashed his golden chariot, and set out across the sky. As the Sun God transformed dawn into day, he thought of his son, Phaethon, below. To prove to Phaethon that he was truly his father, Helios decided to grant him anything he wanted. Unfortunately, what Phaethon wanted was to drive Helios’ chariot for a day. Iseult Gillespie shares the tragic myth of the charioteer.
Lesson by Iseult Gillespie, directed by Raghav Arumugam and Jagriti Khirwar.
Support The Non-Profit Mission
Support on Patreon: bit.ly/TEDEdPatreon
Check out the merch: bit.ly/TEDEDShop
Connect With Us
Sign up for the newsletter: bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter
Follow on Facebook: bit.ly/TEDEdFacebook
Find on Twitter: bit.ly/TEDEdTwitter
Peep on Instagram: bit.ly/TEDEdInstagram
View full lesson: ed.ted.com/lessons/the-tragic-myth-of-the-sun-god-s-son-iseult-gillespie
Dig deeper with additional resources: ed.ted.com/lessons/the-tragic-myth-of-the-sun-god-s-son-iseult-gillespie#digdeeper
Animator's website: jagritikhirwar.com & raghavarumugam.com
Thank you so much to the patrons for your support! Without you this video would not be possible! Jesse Lira, Ezekiel Raui, Zongpu Kou, Cameron Chakraverty, Petr Vacek, Rhys Patterson, Dennis, Olivia Fu, Katrina Adams, Regina Post, Mary Collins, Kari Teffeau, clumsybunnie , Adam Leos, Cindy Lai, Liz, Rajath Durgada Manjunath, Dan Nguyen, Chin Beng Tan, Tom Boman, Karen Warner, Isorn Sookwanish, Iryna Panasiuk, Diane Gallin, Aaron Torres, Vasundhar, Eric Braun, Denka Wee, Sonja Worzewski, Amy, Michael Clement, Ghaith Tarawneh, Nathan Milford, Tomas Beckett, Alice Ice, Eric Berman, Kurt Paolo Sevillano, Ron Kakar, Jennifer Heald, Megulo Abebe, TAO7CADENCE, Olympia Buckingham, isolwi, Vedasheersh, Michael Chang, Waqar Sheikh, Irene Y., Kate Sem, VPpurplebelt and Ujjwal Dasu.
#phaethon #helios #clymene #kingmerops #sungod #greekgods #greekmythology #epaphus #zeus #helioschariot #mountolympus #eridanusriver #constellations #scorpioconstellation #sagittariusconstellation #aurigaconstellation #charioteer #phaethonchariot #mythology #myths #tededmyths #education #animation #ted #teded #teded #teded #tededucation