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The Most Curious Zodiac Sign, According to Astrologers

They have a wide range of interests and always want to learn more.

Curiosity is one of humanity's most renowned traits. It's what helps us learn, innovate, and grow—surely, there would be no man on the moon if it weren't for someone's curiosity. Like most traits, some people have more of this one than others. They're willing to travel to new places, immerse themselves in encyclopedia-length books, and talk to people with whom they have nothing in common. According to astrologers, that may have something to do with their star sign. Ahead, they tell us the most curious zodiac signs, from the often interested to the deeply inquisitive.

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Capricorns sometimes have a tough exterior: They want to get the job done quickly and will do everything they can to minimize distractions.

But just because you won't find them falling down a Wikipedia rabbit hole while trying to organize a spreadsheet doesn't mean they aren't naturally curious. In fact, it's that penchant for deep work that fuels their inquisitiveness.

"When a Capricorn sets their sights on something, be it a project, hobby, or field of study, they will dive deep," says Raquel Rodriguez, astrologer and founder of Your Zodiac. "They research, experiment, and refine until they've mastered the topic at hand. It's a dedicated, almost obsessive kind of curiosity, ensuring that when they commit, they're in it for the long haul."


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This sign is quick and clever—two traits that can't exist without curiosity.

"They have the constant need to be thought-provoking with their unique opinion and perspective and tend to find solutions to many problems in both their personal and business lives," says coach and astrologer Linda Berry. "Wisdom and quick-wittedness, along with their powerful instincts, guide them on what they do and who they trust."

Their curiosity about human nature is especially intense. They're interested in what makes people tick (and, often, how to tick people off!).

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Sagittarius is filled with wanderlust, always looking for its next adventure.

"For a Sagittarius, the world is a colossal book, and they're eager to read every page," says Rodriguez. "Whether it's exploring a hidden alleyway in a foreign city or delving into a challenging philosophical debate, their thirst for knowledge and understanding is endless."

They'll chat with new people, read a travel brochure from front to back, and take that wacky tour that most people would be too hesitant to register for.


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Virgo is ruled by Mercury, the planet of communication and information. "This contributes to Virgo's lively and flexible mind, intelligence, and deep interest in all things going around," says Alice Alta, resident astrologer for the Futurio app.

"Plus, the influence of Mercury endows Virgoans with great analytical skills and a scientific mind, which is why a Virgo may study the most complicated subjects just out of interest," she adds.

According to Alta, they'll often apply a scientific approach to everyday activities, such as cleaning or cooking, in an attempt to achieve the most effective results.


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The most intelligent sign of the zodiac, Aquarius loves learning new material and has a unique and free-spirited view of the world. According to Berry, their inquisitive nature can't be stopped.

"They see things around them in a different way and come up with completely new and sometimes bizarre ideas that others do not comprehend," she says. "This sign is creative and not afraid to try new things, and it's easy for them to expand their interests and focus on something that attracts their curiosity."

However, it should be made clear that the object of Aquarious' curiosity is not always "normal." Expect them to dive deep into some unusual subjects.

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Gemini's life mission is to disseminate information, which means they must first learn a lot of it. "By nature, Gemini individuals are sharp and savvy, so they can absorb the most complex concepts, sort them through, and explain them to others—they never stop learning and exploring new things," says Alta.

These folks are particularly adept at learning via conversation. "Openness and a broad outlook make Gemini fascinating conversation partners, and they are fun and easy to be around," Alta explains. "Nevertheless, they should be cautious that their natural curiosity doesn't evolve into information gluttony, gossiping, blabbing others' secrets, and overwhelming their conversation partners with unnecessary information."

Instead, they must learn how, when, and with whom a piece of information should be shared. Once they can master that skill, they'll be unstoppable in their curious ways.

Juliana LaBianca
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