Aries (March 21-April 19): Rededicate yourself to your higher purpose. Cast your eyes abroad, and see if there are any resources you can use. Perhaps a friend there might host you while you travel or obtain some rare materials from a specific place. The effort you have put into your work shows.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): You feel uncharacteristically chatty today. A long-lost friendship can experience conscious repair if you address it. Public conversations—say, on a podcast or published interview—could galvanize a community to eagerly contribute their resources.
Gemini (May 21-June 20): Your partner or best friend expands your horizons in many ways. You both can benefit from planning an activity. Exploring possibilities also lets you tune back into your shared values, renewing your appreciation for your close connection.
Cancer (June 21-July 22): Blessings await you in the relationship department. Your woes in connecting ease up, and a silver lining emerges. You begin to appreciate how people invest in you once you realize how substantial the investment. You find the energy for mundane tasks that seem to multiply unchecked. In 1690, the first paper money in America was issued by the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
In 1811, newspaper editor Horace Greeley was born in Amherst, N.H. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): You may experience a welcome respite from recent toil at work, enabling a promise of fun. Nevertheless, a long-term friendship or romantic partnership can be revitalized with a fresh wave of energy today. There is potential for love everywhere you turn.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): All the hard hours you log in the lab are paying off. You are hitting your stride now. You and your colleagues might discover a new way of collaborating. These protocols could spell out a streamlined way of getting the job done more efficiently.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): As your home life simmers down, your imagination soars. You experiment with ways to express yourself while having fun. Return to the source of your artistry, find your flow, and develop new potential. Torrie T. Asai wrote, “Creativity is nothing but a mind set free.”
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Your roots are the source of a boon. This good fortune may stem from your property or a family member. The whole point of having a foundation is that it supports you, and now you experience the sense of security firsthand. Use your bout of cosmic luck to reinvest in your domestic bliss.
the 16th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, providing for a federal income tax, was ratified.
In 1959, rock-and-roll stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson died in a small plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa.
In 1966, the Soviet probe Luna 9 became the first manmade object to make a Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21): Your willingness to take a chance shifts the dynamics in a positive direction. An issue concerning money and a relative clears up if everyone takes responsibility for their share. Your financial picture starts to improve. Walter Payton said, “We are stronger together than we are alone.”
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Ensuring your resources are secure always amps your mood. To patch a leak, though, you first need to find it. Pour through your numbers until you uncover the drain. A few expenditures have recently eluded you. Nip trouble in the bud, and restore your accounts.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You feel comfortable in your own skin. As you project your message, a benefactor comes to your aid. With such a wide network of people, you can do anything you desire. Cooperation on the micro level leads to a big impact on the macro level.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): A mystical mood saturates you today. If you give in to the impulse to tune out, you might discover a hidden message that has beneficial professional consequences. When you lead from your purpose, your work feels more aligned, leading to a greater sense of wellbeing.
soft landing on the moon.
In 1994, the space shuttle Discovery lifted off, carrying Sergei Krikalev), the first Russian cosmonaut to fly aboard a U.S. spacecraft.
In 1995, Discovery blasted off with a woman, Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Eileen Collins, in the pilot’s seat for the first time in NASA history.