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Re: and they're off

Originally Posted by greybeard View Post
The planets formed about 4.5 billion (i.e., 4500 million) years ago in a swirling disc of cosmic dust and gases. It is unlikely that they lined up for us astrologers.

Correct, more likely we were lined up for their whims and fantasies.

The universe was not created to satisfy our whims and fantasies.

The Moon came later, wasn't present at "the beginning".

The moon is not a planet

Hubble has gone back to about 12.5 billion years, and the Webb telescope should peer back even deeper into time when launched next year.

Do you know if it has ever recorded all of the planets in Aries?
My Uranus sextile Mercury exact gets thinking sometimes......
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