Category Archives: ANS

Psychological Astrology Explained

Ancient stargazers made the first tentative stabs at understanding the relationship between terrestrial events and celestial movements. 3000 years later, contemporary astrologers continue to mull how best to decode and interpret the mysterious movements of Sun, Moon, and planets through the 12 signs of the zodiac. Psychological Astrology Explained  

Two Book Reviews: Queer Astrology Anthology and Queer Cosmos: The Astrology of Queer Identities and Relationships

Queer Astrology Anthology is an interesting collection of articles related to lectures at the 2013 Queer Astrology Conference. There are some transcriptions of the question-and-answer sessions, and a few of the chapters are entirely transcriptions. Two Book Reviews: Queer Astrology Anthology and Queer Cosmos: The Astrology of Queer Identities and Relationships  

What Your Sun Sign Says About You!

In an astrological chart, the Sun reveals our main life purpose, the core reasons behind why we’ve been born and what we’re in the process of becoming. When we express our Sun (birth) sign, we are acknowledging our birthright: the opportunity to manifest our individual life path and potential. In the horoscope, the Sun is […]

Is There an Asteroid With Your Name On It?

Asteroids come in various shapes and sizes and are believed to be the left-over remains from the dawn of our solar system.  Astronomers have found, named or numbered thousands of these space rocks, most of which are observed circling the sun between the orbits of Jupiter and Mars.   Is There an Asteroid With Your […]

Successful Astrology Study Replicated

Among the progressed synastry aspects considered in the study were natal Sun and natal Venus, natal Sun and progressed Venus, progressed Sun and natal Venus and progressed Sun and progressed Venus.  Although less impressively, synastry alignments of Venus with Venus and Venus with Mars also presented at the start of relationships with statistical significance.   […]

A Philosophical View of Astrology

When we make an appointment to meet someone, we are orientating ourselves within concepts of time and space that have pre-existed us by thousands of years. The very ‘every-day-ness’ of such moments, as philosophers such as Heidegger and Wittgenstein have described, hold unconsidered origins. We tend to be unaware of the history that underpins our […]

A New Explanation for How Astrology Works

Here’s something iconic astronomer Carl Sagan never considered. Massive amounts of mysterious dark matter gravitationally focused by the planets may be the illusive “mechanism” that explains how astrology works in the natural world. Critics argue that astrology can’t be real because there is no known mechanism in physics to explain planetary influence at astronomical distances. […]

Negotiating The Next Eclipse Cycle

The time around eclipses and in between feels like we are moving between realities. There’s a numinous energy, as if walking through dense fog. The conscious and unconscious blend and overlap; the Sun and Moon, the rational and irrational. There’s an air of excitement as well, that anything could happen. Negotiating The Next Eclipse Cycle