Moon Myths and Madness: Why Do We Believe?

You've heard them time and again. There's a man in the moon. It's made of cheese, elicits madness and inspires love. Since the beginning of human history, civilizations around the world have been bewitched by Earth's nearest neighbor, making up myths linking the moon to everything from the human psyche to the rhythms of nature. Even now that science has shown us that it's no more mysterious than anything else we can reach out and touch, surveys indicate that people can't shake superstition. ...Full Story
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