January 19, 2013

Saturn: Structure

Saturn rules structure, boundaries and patience.  Saturn brings us obstacles and limitations both internal and external, forcing us to confront what must be done and thereby […]
January 19, 2013

Venus: Desire

Venus is concerned with people’s principal desires: love and money.  Venus facilitates harmony between people, connection luxuries and is the planet of good times, in general.  […]
January 4, 2012

Hello world!

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June 1, 2011


Here’s a list of the podcasts I’ve appeared on, with listenable links.   Exploring Astrology Podcast w/ Adam Sommer Adam and I discuss the symbolism of […]
May 16, 2011

Mars in Taurus: The 'Dozer's Blade

In traditional astrology, Taurus is said to be in it’s “detriment” in Taurus.     The Red Planet is classically uncomfortable in the placid sign of Taurus.  The […]
January 10, 2011

The Astrology of 2011

(The following essay is an excerpt from my 2011 Astrological Almanac.) 2011 is an intermediary year, following the storms of 2008-2010 and preceding the difficult configurations […]
January 10, 2011

2011 Astrological Almanac

September 15, 2010

The Baron’s Obituary

Baron Samadhi von Coppockalypse was conceived one dark and terrible night in November of 2005 from an experimental fusion of archetypes.  The Mad Scientist, Evil Wizard […]
September 10, 2010

Astrology FAQ’s

September 10, 2010

The Monkey Behind the Mask

Hi, I’m Austin Coppock. I’ve written an astrology column under the name Baron Samadhi von Coppockalypse, PhD for the last 4 or so years.  I’ve decided […]
July 20, 2010

Astrology Foundations Classes

Astrology Foundations Class Austin Coppock (AKA The Baron) will be teaching a 6 month series of classes on the fundamentals of art of astrology, beginning this […]