The lucky numbers for a Capricorn shift every day, but 8 and 10 are common, according to many astrologists. Saturn is the ruling body of Capricorn, and the number 8 is associated with Saturn by several numerologists. Furthermore, Capricorn is the 10th house in astrology.
The symbol for Capricorn, a goat, is associated with several mythological stories. In one story, Zeus was hidden in a cave as a baby and drank the milk of this famous goat. This deception was to help avoid attention by Cronus, Zeus' father, who feared that one day his child would destroy his complete dominion of the Earth. Another story depicts the Capricorn symbol as a Babylonian goat-fish combination. Capricorn also has several ties to the concept of Pan, who was a mythological trouble maker.Learn More
Calculate your lucky numbers based on numbers that seem to reappear in your life on a consistent basis, as well as personal experiences with certain numbers. Integrate philosophies you feel drawn toward, such as feng shui, but do not let superstitions rule out numbers that may be lucky for you.Full Answer >
As of 2014, Pluto has five recognized moons. The largest moon, Charon, was discovered in 1978, followed by the discoveries of Nix and Hydra in 2005, Kerberos in 2011 and Styx in 2012. Pluto may have as many as 10 moons.Full Answer >
Karl Schwarzschild was a contributor to the field of astronomy in the 20th-Century. His work included developing precise methods of photographic photometry, establishing the link between spectral type and color of a star, and recognizing the role of radioactive processes in the transport of heat in stellar atmospheres.Full Answer >
Carl Sagan practiced no specific religion. He was raised in a Jewish family and later became known as an atheist, but he rejected that label. According to his widow, Ann Druyan, he self-identified as an agnostic.Full Answer >