Unlucky For Some: How Hitherto Unknown 13th Sign of Zodiac Ophiuchus Could Be Why Your Stars Never Seem RightSaturday 15 January 2011
‘If your horoscope has never made any sense to you, there may be a good reason why – it could be out of date.
Astronomers have called for the zodiac signs to be overhauled because they no are no longer accurate. The ancient Babylonians based zodiac signs on the constellation the sun was ‘in’ on the day a person was born.
But during the thousands of years since, the moon’s gravitational pull has made the Earth shift on its axis and created a one-month shift in the stars’ alignment. Astronomers are now proposing to move all the star signs back one month and introduce a 13th star sign, Ophiuchus, to help readjust the zodiac calendar.’