Being tied to the moon has scientific basis.No, Astrology. Much like transformers, there's more than meets the eye.
There's a reason the highest intelligence beings (allegedly that's us humans though you wouldn't think so through objective observation. We best fit the definition of parasites) average gestation period is 10 lunar cycles and average menstration period is 1 lunar cycle instead of 9 Roman calendar months and 1 Roman calendar month respectively.
This 10x and 1/10 deal is also the basis for the metric system.
The human body is 2/3 water.
The moon affects water (tides).