Eric Francis Coppolino is the editor of Planet Waves and host of Planet Waves FM, a weekly astrology webcast affiliated with the Pacifica Radio Network. Since beginning as an astrologer in the mid-1990s, Eric has enjoyed a dual career as a widely-published horoscope writer and a personal consultant specializing in business and the arts. He is a pioneer in mapping the psychology of the newly-discovered planets (Chiron, Eris and others).
He came to astrology after a long career as an award-winning investigative reporter, specializing in fraud cases related to chlorine based toxins — dioxin, PCBs and pesticides. In addition to serving Marie Claire as its astrologer, Eric also writes for and is a faculty member at the Omega Institute for Holistic Studies.