Mercury trine Uranus has a humanitarian, independent and free-thinking mind. They like to put their mental energy into progressive spheres, which they believe will make a positive contribution to human development. This could include scientific work, astrology, or computers and they believe knowledge should improve the quality of life for others. Mercury-Uranus aspects are often interested in unorthodox subjects and studying human behavior.
Uranus offers flashes of intuitive insight, creativity and brilliance to the mind. And Mercury-Uranus will involve themselves in new ideas, that allow the mind to function clearly and objectively. A Mercury trine Uranus individual may be good in the area of public relations and they are also good at solving problems in Science, electronics, maths, computers, or even the occult. Mercury- Uranus enjoys making new discoveries and their mental powers are greatly speeded up, and so they tend to make connections very quickly. Processing data and disseminating information also come easily to them.
Mercury-Uranus seeks their own truth and these people are eager to communicate their insights, and are way ahead in understanding subjects that others often study laboriously. The person is an experimental thinker and excels in dealing with abstract concepts. The mind is always open to new ideas and there may even be flashes of real genius. Knowledge is exciting and highly stimulating, but they can become impatient with less informed minds. Mercury combined with Uranus in extremely inventive, with a keen interest in anything unusual, and others find them insightful and discover a great deal through the individual. Technological advances are interesting to these people and they are quite adept at introducing new methods into existing systems and have the knack for reaching the masses through different forms of the media, like the internet, or television.
The individual can be markedly open-minded and unbiased in their viewpoints, and they have the right idea just at the right time. Mercury trine Uranus may be a marker for an enlightened intellect, and they may be great at speed-reading, and intellectually leaping from one idea to another, suddenly making a connection, but they sometimes skip the steps in-between. It can be difficult keeping up pace with them, especially for minds which need more time to grasp a new concept.
The Mercury-Uranus person arrives quickly at their viewpoints and sheds new light on old subjects. They have little patience for boring subjects, and they have a liberal approach to learning. The individual might change others viewpoints by looking at things from a widely different angle, a new perspective and uninhibited outlook.