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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 Questions My 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). True B). False C). I don’t know if I know ISP209s8 Lecture 26 -7- Sun Signs – Zodiac ISP209s8 Lecture 26 -8- The Disk of Chevroches
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