ERIC Number: ED238673
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Astrology and Astronomy.
Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA.
One of a series of information packets, the document provides clear, specific information about the controversial subject of astrology. The packet includes six articles explaining the dozens of careful scientific tests which have concluded that there is no scientific evidence supporting astrology. The packet includes an interview with astronomer George Abell, who has spent considerable time examining and exposing the tenets of astrology. In addition, an annotated bibliography lists 19 books and articles published between 1974 and 1982 for further reading. (LH)
Descriptors: Astronomy, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Lunar Research, Physical Sciences, Science Education, Scientific Research, Space Sciences
Astrology Packet Department, Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1290 24th Ave., San Francisco, CA 94122 ($2.00, quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA.
Identifiers: PF Project; Scientific Theories
Note: This information packet is a compilation of articles written between 1978 and 1983.