ISP209s8 Lecture 26-1-Today• Announcements: – The last homework assignment, #11, is due by Wednesday April 16 at 8:00 am– Final extra Credit Project – “What was interesting” will be due Wednesday April 23 at 8:00 am– Exam #3 is next Thursday, April 24th•How much can we know?•Mystics, Astrology, etc.ISP209s8 Lecture 26-2-Are there things beyond science?• Consciousness?• Astrology• ESP• Ghosts•Religion – Can we prove or disprove the existence of God (s)?ISP209s8 Lecture 26-3-Electrotelepathy• Demonstration•There will be plenty of things we don’t understand that will seem like magic.ISP209s8 Lecture 26-4-Astrology•The study of the influence of the stars goes back to at least 4000 B.C.•There are Hindu, Egyptian, Chinese and Babylonian versions•We are most familiar with the Babylonian/Greek version based on a sun sign and location of the moon and planets at the time of a person birth.•Individual horoscopes older than 400 B.C. have not been found.•The sky is divided into 12 regions. These correspond to the signs of the zodiac.
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ISP209s8 Lecture 26-5-Clicker QuestionsMy opinion of astrology is:A). I believe in it and have use it to help make at least one decision in my life.B). I believe in it but mostly use it for entertainment.C). I am skeptical but think it has some validity.D). I don’t believe in it at all.ISP209s8 Lecture 26-6-Sun Sign (e.g. Taurus)I know what my sign is:A). TrueB). FalseC). I don’t know if I knowISP209s8 Lecture 26-7-Sun Signs – ZodiacISP209s8 Lecture 26-8-The Disk of Chevroches