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January 2015 Newsletter

Is This Archeological Artifact the First Astrology Computer?

Freeth Model of Antikythera MechanismDiscovered at the start of the 1900s as part of the Antikythera shipwreck, the so-called Antikythera mechanism could be the first world's first astrological "computer." New research sheds light on the inner workings of the mechanism, which is now known to be used to calculate planetary positions and eclipses. This month, Demetra is pleased to offer you an extensive article about the device's history, and its importance in filling in some of our knowledge gaps about the formation of astrology during the Hellenistic period.

This exciting discovery gets us a little closer to understanding the "quantum leap" astrological theory took at the time, as well as insight into some of the great thinkers who may have invented and/or used the device.

(The image shown above is a computer-generated model of the device in its original working form, as constructed by Tony Freeth and Alexander Jones).

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Next Live Webinar on the 10th House Saturday January 17, 2015

The 10th House WebinarExplore the many facets of the Tenth House. Discover how the traditional lineage informs ther modern astrological interpretations. Demetra will present a thorough overview of the 10th house in addition to chart examples to illustrate her techniques.

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2015 Travel Schedule

April 9-11, 2015: AFA: The Cosmic Clock in Tempe AZ

  • The Timing of Fleet-Footed Mercury
  • The Timing of Illness
  • Timing Aspects by Planetary Periods

A study in timing. Join us for an intimate focused plenary style gathering of high quality presentations given by Deb Houlding, one of the England’s premiere astrologers, Ben Dykes, leading translator of Medieval and Arabic astrological texts, Austin Coppock, myself, and several surprise guest-speakers. This is my only public presentation in the U.S in 2015.

October 2015: Starlotus Tours

  • Sirens, Sibyls, and Seers: A Traveling Symposium to Southern Italy

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November 5-8, 2015: Netherlands
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November 14-15, 2015: Hamburg, Germany
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