Planets, Lights and Asteroids

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Asteroid zips by Orion – Courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech.

In earlier times, the Sun and the Moon were called the lights and there were seven visible planets.  Now, we know there are more planets, stars and universes than we can count.

Even as we illuminate our environments with artificial light, the rhythms of our lives are not as independent from the lights as they may seem. The natural cycles of the Earth and the Cosmos still influence us in profound and sometimes mysterious ways