Uranus is the planet of uprisings and revolutions. It was discovered around the time of the French Revolution and just after the American Revolution. It was assigned rulership over the zodiac sign of Aquarius.
Uranus is the planet of freedom and revolutionary vision, the urge for change and the ability to visualize new possibilities.
Uranus is found exalted in Scorpio. It is also associated with mental studies, electricity and astrology. Uranus rules over originality and a deviation from conventional thinking.