Aether floats above Aer and is illuminated with Heavenly light. He’s a very bright lad, and even on the clearest day we only see the merest trace of his splendor as it filters down to us. At night his mother Nyx draws the curtains and the gloom of Erebus descends upon the world. When morning comes, his sister Hemera wafts away the murky mists and his radiant glow is seen again.
Attempts to discover traces of the aether on Earth were carried out by Michelson and Morley in a famous experiment of 1887. Did they find any? Nope. This non-result led directly to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity, but dashed their hopes of selling bottled aether to the physics community.
Aether Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Aither, Ether
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Light
Area of expertise: Light
Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
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Aether RelationshipsFather: Erebus
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Article last revised on September 05, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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