: the divination of the supposed influences of the stars and planets on human affairs and terrestrial events by their positions and aspects
Recent Examples on the Web In astrology, each new moon is synced up with a zodiac sign, giving it a particular vibe. —Korin Miller, Women's Health, 18 May 2023 For those unfamiliar with astrology, the eclipse in Scorpio on May 5 marks a big release or chapter ending for everyone. —Steven Vargas, Los Angeles Times, 3 May 2023 Therefore, Thomas put forth some suggestions for how astrology fans can face this month head-on. —Skyler Caruso, Peoplemag, 24 Feb. 2023 In astrology there are four elements that correspond to the 12 zodiac signs: fire, air, earth, and water. —Meghan Rose, Glamour, 29 Dec. 2022 New moons in astrology mark the beginning of the lunar cycle. —Lisa Stardust, refinery29.com, 27 Dec. 2022 In addition to representing one’s emotional world, the Moon also embodies the mother figure in astrology. —Naydeline Mejia, Women's Health, 29 Apr. 2023 Oz is well-known for spreading medical misinformation, including touting astrology as a legitimate medical tool and the myth that apple juice contains unsafe levels of arsenic — a surprising political ally for Bourla, who runs one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. —Rachel Cohrs, STAT, 9 Mar. 2023 As always, use astrology as a fun and additional tool to self-discovery than a rigid rulebook. —Meghan Rose, Glamour, 9 Mar. 2023 See More
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