News) – Right here on earth, that deer in your headlights is
of the Moon...
(NY Times) – In a rare coverage of
the subject, the Grey Lady talks to journalist/astrologer Eric Francis
Coppolino about the modern appeal of the stars...
Bad News for
– So say the stars, and perhaps quantum physics, too...
– You can’t do astrological research until you know
what’s already been done,
how, and why. Finally, there’s a starting place for everything
done so far on
(Daily Mail) – The Moon’s tug will
take its toll next year, according to the Daily
Mail who has repeatedly given you the
planetary end of the world...
Parties (The Sun)
– Just what makes those full Moon parties so fetching? Perhaps
the buckets of
AstroFrecks (Bustle) – Your
stars on your
Orchestra (NY Post)
– Making Earthly music out of particles from outer space...
(ANS) – Psychology personality test
parallels astrology analysis...revived from the past, but always
Bombshell (Express) –
We do love the Express, now first video
images of the end of the world planet from outer space!
– Those kids, those kids,
into spooky stuff like astrology instead of proper
religion...it’s a trend...
(Daily Star) – That could be us, by a
solar storm...what’s notable is that they continue on apace,
phase of sunspot cycle...
Weirdly Nine (Sci-News)
– Homing in on the mysterious big planet nearby means looking at
different angle on things...crisscrossed and sometimes backwards...a
Waves (9news) –
The Moon’s pull stacks up 13-foot tidal waves in Chinese river...
The Stars (Mysterious
Universe) – Neolithic sky-trackers built Orkney megalithic
for a good time...
Stupid! (ANS) –
Meaning, that’s the physical basis for astrology, something
we’ve been saying
for decades. But it’s about wavelike tidal variation, not
which are something else entirely...
Moon Puts Prey On Edge (Twin Cities) –
And in the
help lions protect plant life...
Hitting Us... (Europlanet)...fairly
recently in history is one reason astrologers look fearfully to the
are a couple more strikes, in the Baltic, that would have given
culture pause for celestial thought...
Astrology Edition (Wildhunt)
– No subject is subjected to totally imaginary claims like
just a few of them...
Another End (Express) – With so
lately, why not the end of the world, again? On September 23, so make
reservations now...and, this “Christian conspiracy theory”
(love the phrase)
includes Planet X... [update:
it didn't pan out, but The Express
has lots more like it, pick one you like]...
(Frontier Myanmar) – “ET”, nicknamed
for her appearance, a major influence on Burma’s astrology-mad
military, is no
(Inforum) – Add the full Moon, and
folks roll right off the shallow end...
(WTOP) – Out-of-season sunspots and
solar storm blasts are roiling the
skies as terrestrial storms abound...
– The full Moon can keep
you awake and really mess with your slumber patterns...
Aren’t Psychic (ANS)
– No, they actually get if from the charts they read, says new
starcasters of one debunking prejudice...
– Henges, henges everywhere! During a certain period of history,
it just was
the pop culture thing to do, all around the globe, across unrelated
the work of early Kardashians?...
For Real (Washington
Post) – As previously speculated, now experiments confirm how
Neptune may have hearts of diamond...
Rip Menstrual Cycle?
(TeenVogue) – A good question from
the editors at Teen Vogue, but
another similar mag says no way...
What Can We
Truly Say About Twins? (ANS)
– What indeed, as they are a key to astrological research.
Whatever to say, say it twice...
Ohio) – Spooky associated horrors as the Sun winks out
– An eclipse studies group is collecting and tracking the various
the eclipse, from personal stories to physical anomalies...
(The Stranger) – That the eclipse is bad
for Trump. They just don’t agree exactly what it’s going to
do to him, as
Long Pig in
– Turns out that before charting the skies, what those Somerset
pre-Stonehengers may have been eating was each other...
and War (Silverseek)
– Precious metals and
conflict are tied together in (sometimes astrological) cycles...
(Altered Dimensions) – This guy wants
to impregnate you during the eclipse, advertising for partners...
Astrologers Know (Medium)
-- ...about eclipses, that you don’t...more speculation about the
– Eclipse will display an array of four
planets as Sun
goes dark and night sky briefly appears...see pix...
Jones) – Astrology “scientific”? Europeans have a
different take than
Lunar Impact (Extreme Tech) –
two-planet collision that formed the Moon actually didn’t
the Moon stayed
magnetic, a different scene entirely...
– Missouri psychiatric museum exhibit features the full Moon
Vs. Modern (ANS) – Astrology is
traditional and modern thought, and pleases neither...
Stars (Today) –
Belief in astrology is greater among city mice than country mice...
A Twisted Top (UDA) – Just
core rotates four times faster than
its surface. How does it do that, and
what does it imply?...
– Astrologers are beginning to weigh in on the Great American
Trump is the number one target...extensive complete text here...
Animal Signs (NY Times) – Young
Chinese don’t buy
the traditional “year of” signs from their
turned on to the Western version...
(CNN) – Associated with water, ruling
the cardinal water sign, the Moon has seemed too dry to fit the
deep in side, maybe it’s not..
Sky With No
– There was a time, briefly, when it was a woman’s job to
scan the skies...
– That means set to
music, for regular folks. No less than the world-famous Kronos Quartet
performing an interpretation of the coming Great American Eclipse as it
happens, in real time, in San Francisco...
Messages from the Past (Mysterious
Universe) – Ancient petroglyphs on Cornwall monolith
appear to have been visible only by moonlight, suggesting full Moon
Secrets (NY Times) – The Sun’s
magnetic cycles brewing
inside make for the
solar storms that blast your brain and critical electronic
infrastructures...Times video shows how, when, why..
Lookin’ For A
– Bizarre NYC astrologer can’t afford her digs...
(Atlas Obscura) – What the stars say
about you, from the 1930s on British Pathe film...
Blow Up The
– What would happen if...this has become a meme...
– What if space-time and the
whole cosmos can be reduced to sound and music, with
“sonons” as the smallest
particle? Used to be just philosophical, now the physicists are on to
(Astro) – Do the planets’ physical
properties match their symbolic ones? Long a debate, still being
space probes unlock their secrets, here’s one interesting wrap...
Frogs (BBC) –
Though not generally considered celestial, these amphibians owe their
to the big asteroid strike...
Sun Song (RAS)
resonating sound waves of the
Sun, 100,000 times lower than middle C, reveal thinning magnetism, as
– Why didn’t we notice the perturbations that suggest major
planets in our system? Maybe because they just
arrived? A little paranoia from ordinarily-staid Bloomberg...
Science” and Politics (Vice)
– It’s a bad mix, and we should learn the lesson, as new
on Nazi esotericism points out...
Nearing End (CNBC)
– Astrological or not (opinions are mixed), economic good times
come in cycles,
and this one is way past its expected end date...note the metaphor to
which astrologers might heed...
(Daily Mail) – Why don’t American
astrologers ever get busted for
selling endangered reptile gonads as fake herbs? No imagination, we
Like a Light
– Uranus’s magnetic field switches suddenly off and on,
every day. “A geometric
nightmare” according to astronomers, astrologers would say it
fits like a T...
At 8 A.M. (Scientific American)
– What many old-timers
already knew: why so many people (Americans, at least) have Sun in the
house, or the first...and the further details are fascinating...
(thehairshaman) – A best time to cut your
hair? You bet...love this...
China Sun Altar
(Euronews) – 3000-year-old concentric
circles in 300-ft. henge-y formation
found on northwest grasslands of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Regions,
(New Scientist) – Monster planet #9
hasn’t been tracked down yet, and now there’s another one,
the size of Mars,
The first total solar eclipse to cross the North American continent in
time hits smack on the increasingly-beleagured U.S. president...
News) – Jupiter, planet of new stuff, growth, ambition, turns
out to be the
oldest planet of all...
– They came from the Pleiades, and still have it in their sights,
Bed of Nails (OneIndia) – Astrologer doing wicked
Universe) – Stonehenge writ smaller, with corpses...
Post) – Ancient pueblo is set up to see the stars...
Spider Moon (Atlantic) –
spiders can not
only see the Moon, but what’s on it...
India) – This astrologer woke up to a deadly elephant
Ahead When You Quit (ANS) – The aspects
on the date
drinking is highly significant, a real rebirth chart, according to new
(Huffington Post) – Sometimes an
astrologer’s advice is just what the doctor didn’t order,
at least as far as
family is concerned...
– There’s a lot more to the tiny planet than you thought.
No wonder it’s so
Full Moon Flash
(Guardian) – This publisher releases
books on the full Moon, then destroys them...
Grail) – There’s a new documentary all about the
celestial Antikythera Mechanism, which has been under intense scrutiny
lately...lots to see and read...
(Gadgets) – Analytic apps are
changing the way astrology is done, from selective one on one to data
Strangeness Portals (Daily
Grail) – An astrologer looks at anomalistic clusters and
Latitude, Changes in Attitude (NPR)
– Astrological houses change radically between equator and the
Arctic Circle. Not surprisingly, critical animal behavior does, too, in
– This apartment building is designed to frame the Moon...
World War III (Business Standard) – To
prevent the end
at hand, astrologers palaver in a plenipotentiary planetary pow-wow...
Climate Cycles (NZHerald) – As spring comes unraveled in America,
the whole world pattern is changing, as never before...
– Genetic tracing service is wearing an astrological overcoat in
(Science News) – The Red Planet may
actually be from the asteroid belt...
Glass Block (The
Nightshirt) – Yes, it works
something like this, as we have been
(ANS)—That’s what’s needed if we are
to understand astrology with a twenty-first century mind...
-- ...for how astrology works. Well, that’s for sure...
(USPS) – U.S. Post Office will issue
a stamp in honor of the coming solar eclipse, which will be visible
America. A first: its thermochromic ink is heat sensitive, so
touch it, the Sun image turns to a full Moon!...
Universe) – Did comet strike give rise to early
– Bulgaria’s PM consults astrologer to time cabinet
announcement, while at astrologer's behest Indian villagers
appease rain god by murdering an ancient tree...
You Believe? (PhysOrg) – In
astrology? Sure – or maybe,
no – because it’s not a belief, just a thing...
Dark Eyes (Daily
Star) – Ochi Chernye, Melania
Trump is not a happy camper say her stars, which tends to show in every
explains it, says one astrologer, but Trump might be quite sufficient
Democracy) – Three
historical cycles ending as we speak,
another view of
the coming vortex we’ve been
Fortean) – The Pleiades have similar tales across cultures
that presumably never
met...perhaps a window into yet-untraced prehistoric unity?...
– That’s what the Sun’s giant magnetosphere,
extending past Neptune, looks
like, not the previously-thought blown-about, dragging comet shape with
This could alter thinking about how it moves through space and time,
and how it
structures our own versions of same within it...
– If you don’t like Sun-signs, here’s the same sort
of thing with more official
Cold Spot (Mysterious Universe)
making waves...until it disappears, again...
Stonehenge App (Yahoo Finance)
– Not for what
see, but what you hear...!
Who Helped Foil Hitler (Daily Beast)
– Louis deWohl, a perennial tale, but new to some, of
an extra layer of WWII disinformation...
– This is the way it
be done...or at least the way official science proceeds with it,
Patriarchy Hates the Moon (Atlantic)
– Both the Soviet Union and America planned nuclear
strikes against the Moon, just for show. It’s a guy thing, and it
Full Moon Hot
– You can do it by yourself, in groups, with someone/something
else, my oh my,
even fun it at
Shellcracker Fever (The Ledger) – At
full Moon, of
course...them shellcrackers are a-jumpin’, right into the boat...
Mars... (Daily Mail)
-- ...the remains of an
the Skies of History
(Kyoto U) – How did history’s skies
affect us, and how do we know? Here’s how...
Frost Fairs and
the Little Ice Age (RAS)
– The spot-less Sun dropped the temperature, but wasn’t as
chilly as some
thought, but very colorful, great paintings...complete tale here...
the Moon (BIN) – It’s not a new
Moon if no one tells
the Sanhedrin about it. That’s why the calendar is all
wrong...for centuries, who
Go Find It,
– Be the first one to finger the new planet! Down-under
organizing citizen team to scan the skies for the mysterious, giant
Songs of the
– Well, more like squeaks, crunches, and groans, but our
neighbors are not
silent, that’s for sure...
Dryas (Daily Grail)
– Platinum layer suggests the sky came down, big time, about
destroying early civilizations. But where did it hit? Carolina bays
suggest the Great Lakes...
Mars Monster Volcano
and the Dinosaurs (JPL)
– Both went extinct at the same time...curious coincidence, or
(BigThink) – The diurnal cycle of the
earth’s rotation is the most compelling one of all, and the most
You can really mess with it, for good or ill..
(Livemint) – You’d think everyone
would already be tracking critical business cycles, with or without
but strangely, not India...
Mars? (NASA) –
Could have been some, and may yet be, as shattered moon pieces rain
down from a
crushed satellite at the Roche limit...could it happen to us?...
Meteors (SETI) – A single meteor show
is many, we’re
colliding with endless swarms, remains of cosmic history, from all
animated projections as seen from Earth, outer space, and more...
(ANS) – Is natal Mars position tied to
red hair? And if so, is it entirely in the DNA or partly developmental?
something else?...replicating research, creating issues for both
Old Questions (SLTrib)
– Like, do we have company, and what might that
Forty Days and
(Bustle) – That’s how
long Venus is
retrograde, every time. Any connections with all the other
religion and myth? Maybe...
– So maybe Pluto’s a planet after all, maybe even the Moon,
and a hundred more
locals...does just saying it really make it so?...
New Moon Ritual (WellAndGood) –
it’s all the
rage, try it yourself, focus for the coming month...
If the Moon
Were Destroyed (Forbes)
– Unlikely, but it wouldn’t be good...this seems to be a
meme, for some
(Phys.org) – Is our Moon really
another planet? Astrologers used to
be the only ones to treat it that way, as scientists laughed, but now...
– With Trump in it? No, say astrophysicists, it’s the real
cycle of oppression says one
System (UW) –
Proof of resonance transition with Mars, when dinosaurs walked the
the video, avoid collisions...
Living) – A new Downunder hotel is dedicated to your personal
– How can approaching meteor noise go faster than actual sound
this is how, or...
Secrets of the
What does it take to coach an NFL team to victory? Earth signs, to
says new astrological research...
Story) – “Science Guy” Bill Nye compares Trumpery
to astrology, a seriously
ignorant cheap shot...but then, how would he know?...
Planet X to Hit
Universe) – Well, a piece of it, maybe, but still...
(TimeOut) – Full Moon festivities are
becoming a real happening thing, all over...
Stonehenge In Sicily (MNN) – Who’d have
Complete with aligned menhir and focal tunnel for the Sun...
Direct (Business Insider) – No retrograde
planets for a whole 28 days and it’s already started! What does
it all mean?
Rather not as positive-foot-forward as this is speculating, we think,
watch the news...
Rogue Nine (Space.com)
– Could the mystery
planet lurking nearby be a cosmic wanderer, roped in?...
Comeback (Daily Dot) – That would be
Twitter, Facebook, you name it, with a new twist and attitude...
(Space.com) – Instead of being born
of one big collision, now maybe Luna came from lots of little ones, all
Sounds of Stonehenge (BBC) – The
megamonument was more
than an astro-observatory, it had a unique, resonant
“voice” of its own...
Telegraph) – All kinds
of things happening upstairs, on the
A Star is
– A “red nova”, a stellar event the likes of the Star
of Bethlehem may be on
its way, between 2018 and 2020, for the first time predicted ahead of
time, see graphics...and, video here...
Logjam (ANS) –
More on research parameters and disillusioned devotees-turned-debunkers
Dean (and Susan Blackmore, in another context), where previous focus
testing (often clueless) practitioners instead of potential
underpinnings of astrology
Astrologers, Modern Times (Ancient
Origins) – What would starcasters of old have had to say
Anxious About the
Times) – The Subcontinent is equally at dis-ease about
what’s up this year,
flocking to fortunetellers of all kinds...
– What’s next? Now that pioneering Gauquelin work is
getting more, credence,
maybe more statistics...
Virtuous Cycle (Business Insider)
– We love
cycles, but is this really one?...
(NY Times) – Yet another huge,
granite astronomical observatory, where only total primitives were ever
to have been...and speaking of Amazons, at the original Stonehenge, the
Time and Gravity (Wired) – Quantum
unearth the real nature of time...
– Weather kicks up reproduction a notch, whether full Moons do or
Partying (The Sun)
– The riotous full Moon party is back on, after a hiatus...more
Days (Economist) – Historical
eclipse records from ancient astrologers disclose our slowing spin...
– Another economic cycle set peering down into the 2020 vortex...
for Thought (American
Thinker) – Are historical
cycles a thing, really? Especially those rounded anniversaries?...
(Goldseek) – Here’s an economic view of
the coming spin we’ve been talking about...
Weird Moon (Slate) – Nice long Slate
article on how the Moon got its
tilt, among other interactions...
– Here’s an old chestnut, rephrased, it was a
Savings Twins (ANS)
– Time change can switch who’s older, or seems to be...
Than Stonehenge (Mysterious Universe) – And it’s right
next door, who know what it was used for...circular concentric
Moon Sex Festival
(ScienceAlert) – On the Great Barrier
Reef, the largest surge of mating juices in the world, all driven once
a year by
the full Moon...
Astrologer Should Have Warned Me
(FirstPost) – About note-exchange
money crisis, so he’s suing him...
Universe) – Newly-unearthed
Stonehenge-size stones in
Kazakhstan may have been erected by flocking Huns...
Heart (MIT) –
That’s Pluto, a hidden, water ocean no less...
the Boat (ANS) – Seems
astrologers also got
blindsided by Trump...except, of course, for
(MIT) – This kid has figured a way to
keep yet another part of the sky from falling on us...
Mad Moon Down
Under (The Age)
– In Brisbane, at full Moon they foam at the mouth and run, and
believe, yes they do...
Moon (Sky and Telescope)
Supermoons happen all the time, but this one’s the fattest in 69
Matter Meets the Light (d-ipt)
– If you see gravity as
relative, dark matter
vanishes...as it would with temporal dimensionality...
Genetics (Daily Mail) – If a gene can
make you more sensitive to solar cycle, might this apply to planetary
sensitivity in general?
Exercise (JPL) – What
if the real
actually going to really fall? The government has a real plan, sort of,
they’re practicing how to do it...
Up (Space.com) – The rings of
Saturn, true to form, may
be from dwarves
it chewed up, keeping the mangled remains...
(Statesman, others) – Astrologers misbehaving
again, from elephant pearls (!), to flag
– Early Earth may
had a totally horizontal tilt, which would have made signs and seasons
extreme thing, indeed...
– That’s what may have
happened to our earlier brothers and sisters, Earth’s young
siblings cast into
– Now, when the writing seems clearly
on the wall...could have been done months ago...[and they all got it wrong, anyway]
Above, So Below (CBS)
Weatherwise, in this case, as NASA connects space weather with local
(ANS) – Argentine hospital using
astrology for therapy...
Sun’s not behaving
right, planets have wrong
ratios, must be the
Old Data, New
– The Gauquelin research reanalyzed using new methodology...
(Space.com) – Yet another dwarf,
Express) – It’s a dangerous life for starcasters on the
– How the explorer fooled
the natives with a blood Moon eclipse...”that navigatin’,
Hillary’s Time (ANS) –
Her birth time, that is.
Nobody has it, except that maybe it was 8 AM (Scorpio rising), or 8 PM
(Gemini). No word from her staff...
on the Sun (Science
Daily) – Do planetary tugs help drive the sunspot cycle? An
astrological speculation creeps into science...
Universe) – New archaeo-sky observatory discovery suggests
Poles may not
come from Slavic roots, but from Celtic...maybe that explains all those
Dem Bones, Dem
Bones (JSTOR) –
Ancient Chinese had a bone divination system that makes astrology look
A Solar Storm
Near You (UM)
– Coming soon, a local
forecast that will
tell you if your neighborhood is under bombardment, making folks crazy,
The Heart of Pluto
(Brown) – More astonishing
an undercover ocean with the makeup of the Dead Sea...
No Dark Matter?
(Case) – Could be imaginary, just
another set of fundamental natural laws...
(CFA Harvard) – Wondering if that
Earth-killing asteroid is waxing nigh, or simply flying by? Now
there’s a public place to keep tabs on all of them...
– Yet another study linking earthquakes to phase of the Moon...
The Moon Is Our Mantle
(WUSTL) – We are covered in Moon-stuff,
from the beginning...
– Well, here’s another mariner with a physical basis theory
solar EM interaction. We favor the
approach, but it could be
a little of both, as Johndro
Waiting for the
Spots (Huff Post)
– As this sunspot cycle declines, speculation about a general
the rhythm. Do we know what comes next, or not?...
(Indian Express) – In a
child-unfriendly world, listening to an astrologer can bring on lethal
the Numbers (Marie
Claire) – Here’s a whole company that uses astrology
personality subsets to relate the staff to each other...
– Lunar cycle linked to cattle births...
Stars for Youth
(Economic Times) – Startups are
adopting astrology services, surprisingly driven by the youth market,
older Subcontinentals as expected...
Bites The Dust (Latino
Fox) – The perils of the profession: famous Columbian-born
dead in apparent Cancun murder, while Brit starcaster Jonathan
seems to be tied to another kind of dust...
Family of Nine (ExtremeTech) – A
new-found outer planetoids point closer toward massive, unknown Number
The sound of the Sun, eight octaves deep...
Weather (Daily Mail)
– Well, a little bit, anyway, where it gets shady...but if you
butterfly effect, maybe that means everything...
Very, Very Dark
(Keck) – A whole galaxy that is 99.9%
“dark matter”...might we be looking at
it from the wrong temporal angle?...
Bomb Shakes Earth
(BBC) – Yes we do resonate, and finally
it’s getting measured...
Review) – Business cycles aren’t financial cycles and
they’re all different
across the ocean...astrological cycles may be simpler...
under Dark of Moon (Austin
Chronicle) – Well, someone has to do something to make
the Skies (LiveScience)
– They were better at doing that than we were, a long time ago...
– Can a Sunburst kill the “Cloud” in which our
increasing collective memory
It Ain’t Easy
(ANS) – Being an astrologer, but not
as hard as it used to be...it’s all about expectations...
Balmy Venus (Time) – The planet of love may once
have been much more like we choose to imagine her symbolically: lush,
Mail) – Another one, that morphed...
– Astrologer accused of murder gobbles gems in alleged suicide
Sun Storm (AGU)
– But for some hipper-than-usual scientists, 1967 solar storm
(LA Times) – Sunflowers naturally
track the sky, even at night...for those of us who have forgotten how,
Hard to Stamp
– That would be astrology and other related
“superstitions” on the
Subcontinent. Atheist legislator is having a hard time because there
too many to accurately enumerate and define...
Old and Cold
(New Scientist) – Or, too hot...our
planet has a limited lifespan during which life is supportable...
(Space.com) – That’s Jupiter’s Red
Spot, it’s cooking. And if astrology
about wave forms, here are two of them, in action...
(Daily Mail) – Turns out Mayan temples
didn’t just orient themselves to the stars, they also were
(Daily Mail) – New investigations of how
Vikings traced the Sun and navigated in the northern mists with our favorite
gemstone...which you can try for yourself...
(JPL) – Largest dwarf planet Ceres
(look it up in your charts) may be surreptitiously covering up its
planet on the move...
(Miami Herald) – Of the world, if Donald
Trump is elected, says veteran Latino astrologer Walter Mercado. The
Magic Twelve (Medscape) – The
attraction of astrology-like
concept of twelvefold
completion even leaks into chemotherapy...and maybe not always for the
(Popular Mechanics) – Why don’t the
inclinations of the main planets
line up with the Sun’s equator? Could be the elusive #9...
(ANS) – The Prince of Wales lends his
imprimatur to the ancient study of the stars...
PhaseQuakes (SFCBS) – The phase of
the Moon could shake
you up, according to new
If The Moon
Science) – This is becoming a meme...reasons to love Luna...
(Ancient Code) –
Not new news, but one we missed...from the days when everybody did
beneath the sky...
Lunar Wound (Brown) – The
“Man in the Moon” has a
black eye, from a big hit...
(Forward) – Five lunar connections to
Jewish beliefs, from the calendar on...
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