Episode 05: Mythological Tour of the Solar System: Mercury/Hermes

May 4, 2016


The second stop on our tour of the solar system is Mercury! Join us as we learn how the Greek god Hermes (Roman god Mercury) goes from being a baby to a an Olympian god in the first two days of his life!

For sources, credits and passage text, visit

Join us on Twitter @InnesAlison and @darrinsunstrum


Subscribe on iTunes so you don’t miss an episode!


Google Play


Find our RSS on Podbean



This week’s theme music: “Super Hero” by King Louie’s Missing Monuments from the album “Live at WFMU” (2011). Used under Creative Commons license. Music used under Creative Commons license and available from Free Music Archive.