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Astrology School Dropout

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Nostradamus supposedly learned astrology as a part of studying the zodiac man for his medical degree, but the records reveal that he was expelled from school soon after enrolling.

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Could Nostradamus really see the future, or did he just see the fortune he could make? The famous astrologer has been credited with predicting 9/11, the rise of Hitler, JFK's assassination, and more, but is there a legitimate link between these modern events and his ancient prophecies? Join historical investigators, scientists, and translators as they probe his life and works, and enter the secret world of medieval astrology to determine whether Nostradamus was a man ahead of his time or a just a clever charlatan.

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