Why do astrology and alchemy continue to flourish when we allegedly live in a ‘scientific age’? In both Britain and the United States about a third of the population believes in astrology and its popularity is growing. How can we reject the concept of a flat Earth or an Earth-centred universe, but still believe the planets can control our lives? How can alchemy still fascinate us when we no longer try to convert lead into gold?
Proof that alchemy and astrology are true, seem to be continually tested in our popular culture. Although there is no certainty to the claims of either, many people still enjoy the romance of both > more