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Old hoax resurfaces online about NASA adding 13th zodiac sign ‘Ophiuchus’

Published on 22/07/2020 at 06:15

Multiple Facebook posts shared hundreds of times in July 2020 claim that US space agency NASA has added a 13th star sign named "Ophiuchus" to the zodiac. The claim is false; NASA said it had not created a new star sign; the posts are a hoax that has circulated online since at least 2011.