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Skeptics, Astrology and Robert Currey

(Astrology Explored) When Robert Currey asked if he could use my avatar for the image of quintessential astrologer looking to mount skeptics’ challenges to astrology, I was tickled pink. Robert Currey, the proprietor of Equinox Astrology, has been carefully taking … Continue reading

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The Astrology of Disasters: Missing Malaysia Flight MH 370

(Astrology Explored) According to news reports, around 2:40 AM March 8, 2014, Malaysia Air Flight 370 mysteriously lost contact with air traffic controllers at the Vietnam border and did not arrive at its destination. Of the 239 passengers on board, … Continue reading

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The Astrology of Breakdowns and Breakthroughs: Step Away From That Saturn

(Astrology Explored) That powerful sucking you are feeling right now is a Moon-Saturn occultation in Scorpio. Fear not, it will pass.—Matthew Currie, FB Post You felt it too. There was a little twisting in your gut. Something didn’t feel quite … Continue reading

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Astrological Society of Connecticut February 2014 Events

(Astrology Explored) FEBRUARY Lecture: Thursday February 20, 2014 7:00 PM Judy Tsafrir Another Light on the Planets: Understanding Essential Spiritual Lessons in the Chart Many astrologers identify particular temperamental, familial and professional predispositions in a chart; however the actual spiritual … Continue reading

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Astrology and the Calculation of the Horoscope of the ‘Man From Mars’

(Astrology Explored) Casually, in a Facebook conversation, a friend mentioned that in Robert Heinlein’s “Stranger in a Strange Land,” about the Earth adventures of a human born on Mars, there were instructions on how to calculate a natal chart for … Continue reading

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Astrology and the Skeptics: The Evidence of Things Unseen

(Astrology Explored) My friend Matthew Currie recently challenged the good people at the James Randi Educational Foundation to provide citations for their claims in their instructional booklet “Astrology: Science or Superstition”. In support of Matthew’s challenge I’m presenting the comment … Continue reading

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Astrological Society of Connecticut–New 2013-2014 Lecture Season

(Astrology Explored) Astrological Society of Connecticut 2013-14 Season Opens Thursday, Sept. 19 7:00 PM at the Keeney Center Our new season opens with Kelley Hunter enlightening us about Understanding Teenagers Through Astrology. Whether you’re a parent, aunt, teacher or neighbor, … Continue reading

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The Astrology of Neptune and Jupiter: Social Perceptions and Personal Addictions

(Astrology Explored) Bonnie (not her real name) comes to me with a problem. She and her boyfriend ended their relationship six months prior, but she finds her grief at the ending of the relationship has not subsided. Her friends, in … Continue reading

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Horoscope for the Week of September 9 to September 15

(Astrology Explored) Aries—Open mouth and insert foot, Ram. With the planet of communication opposite your sign a lot is coming out of your mouth without much thought. It’s not as adorable as you might think. Nor should you run to … Continue reading

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The Astrology of Venus in Scorpio

(Astrology Explored) Venus swings again into the heady sign of Scorpio on September 11. Yes, 9/11. There are no accidents. Venus in this placement sheds the party girl persona of Venus in Libra and gets dark, serious and seriously intense. … Continue reading

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