Science Of Skies
Both astronomy and astrology had their roots in the skywatching practices of the ancient Babylonians and other civilizations of the ancient. Babylonian astronomers watched as the heavenly bodies seemed to rise, move across the sky, and set. They saw that these motions occurred in cycles or patterns that were repeated daily, monthly, yearly, or at longer intervals.
Agriculture by the stars
Greeks and their numbers
~In ancient Egypt, priests became the first practicing practical astrologers by linking religious beliefs to the apparent movements of celestial objects
~there is little convincing evidence that the ancient Egyptians constructed anything approaching the horoscope of modern astrology