A new study described in the EarthSky.org news magazine reports that 40,000 years ago cave-dwellers used a method of date keeping based on the stars.
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 […]
Retrograde natal planets often scare people, as if something were wrong with being born with planets moving in that “backwards” condition. Yet most of us have at least one of them, and often more. They are far from rare, in other words. And they aren’t some kind of high jink in your chart either. They […]
Tony Waterfall was inspired by his observations of the stars and his life as a mariner on the west coast of Canada to develop his Continuous Planetary Interaction Theory or CPI Theory. By day he navigated on sailing yachts and as a skipper on motorised cruisers around the many Islands and waterways of the Salish […]
In How Astrology Works, James Lynn Page challenges the criticisms of skeptics with both power and precision. It’s a short book that combines logic and narrative to make an entertaining read. Book Review: How Astrology Works: A Professional Stargazer Speaks Out!
If studying astrology is on your to-do list, you may want to consider these bon mots from a pair of Finnish astrologers who recently self-published an insightful new book titled A Critical Introduction to Psychological Astrology – With Scientific Backing. https://astrologynewsservice.com/book-reviews/astrology-is-a-rare-profession-experts-claim/
We’re going to have to get heady if we really want to understand the astrological phenomenon. When I tell people that I am an astrologer, I get a range of reactions, from bemusement and even anger at one pole, to excited enthusiasm at the other. Many people seem to wonder what went wrong – how could […]
As implausible as this may seem, the idea that mainstream science might one day stumble upon a rational explanation for why and how astrology works is not completely over-the-top. An Astrophysicist’s Sympathetic View of Astrology
Is astrology a science? Hardcore skeptics say no, and many mainstream astrologers aren’t sure it matters; astrology is what it is and should not be constrained by materialist assumptions about the way things work in the natural world, they say. Are Scientists Wrong About Astrology?