rennaissance http://wamc.org en How an Obscure Renaissance Astrologer Became the Modern Prophet of Doom http://wamc.org/post/how-obscure-renaissance-astrologer-became-modern-prophet-doom <p>We all know the name Nostradamus, but who was he really? Why did his predictions become so influential in Renaissance Europe and then keep resurfacing for nearly five centuries? And what does Nostradamus’s endurance in the West say about us and our own world?</p><p> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 14:25:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 54225 at http://wamc.org How an Obscure Renaissance Astrologer Became the Modern Prophet of Doom