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What's Your Sign? The Science Behind The Zodiac

by Beth Napier
1995 The Regents of the University of California

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This lesson will help students understand concepts dealing with the motions of celestial objects, the ancient origins of the Zodiac and a modern understanding of the science behind the Zodiac.



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