Alex Miller, Asteroid Files

Alex Miller’s fascinating take on the influence of asteroids—relatively tiny bodies—and their sometimes outsized influence on contemporary culture and politics.


Neptune, astrological ruler of the seas

Hope and fear, faith and despair—expect plenty of drama when the Lord of the Seas enters the Sign of the Fish.

Asteroid Terpsichore in the charts of famous dancers

Terpsichore, one of the nine Muses, figures strongly in the charts of revolutionary dancers.

Astrology of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

The astrology of a pop culture Christmas icon.

vintage astrological witches

Where there are witches, asteroids Hekate, Circe and Medea are not far behind!

Astrology of asteroid America in 2012

Asteroid America hints at shocking changes awaiting the USA in 2012.

Debt ceiling crisis holds America hostage - asteroid astrology

Alex reveals the asteroid dance behind Congressional intransigence during the debt ceiling “debate.”

Asteroid Thalia, Muse of Comedy

Fom Chaplin to Roseanne, Asteroid Thalia plays a prominent role in comedians’ charts.

Asteroid Klio, Muse of Historians and Writers

Klio, ancient Greek muse of history, is prominent in the charts of influential historians and authors.

Asteroid Placement and Oscar-Winning Roles

Your handicapping guide for next year: how planetary placement predicts best actor/actress winners.

The Astrology of William and Kate

Wills and Kate… another royal trainwreck, or a match made in heaven? The stars tell the tale.