Phil Plait
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Phil Plait writes Slate’s Bad Astronomy blog and is an astronomer, public speaker, science evangelizer, and author of Death From the Skies!  

Bad Astronomy
April 13 2016 9:00 AMA Twin of Jupiter Keeps Watch Over a Trio of Super Earths
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April 12 2016 9:15 AMA Lonely Young Planet Wanders Among the Stars
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April 11 2016 9:15 AMNo, Planet Nine Will Not Send a Wave of Earth-Destroying Comets to Kill Us All
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April 9 2016 9:00 AMLovely Clouds and Sky Time-Lapse Animation: Field of View
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April 8 2016 9:00 AMThe Delicate Petals of a 30 Megaton Impact
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April 6 2016 11:45 AMSoon
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April 5 2016 12:00 PMGorgeous Aurora Time-Lapse Video: “Radiance”
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April 4 2016 12:00 PMStudents: Want to Experience Weightlessness?
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April 3 2016 9:00 AMIntroducing Crash Course Physics!
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April 1 2016 8:45 AMFeast Your Eyes on a Half-Million Stars in the Heart of the Milky Way
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March 30 2016 8:45 AMAnother Global Warming Record: Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Record Low Maximum
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March 29 2016 8:45 AMCaught on Video: Jupiter Got Whacked by Yet Another Asteroid or Comet!
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March 28 2016 8:45 AMDonald Trump: “I Am Not a Believer” in Human-Made Global Warming
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March 26 2016 9:30 AMWatch a Sweet Animated Short About Two Joyous Friends Who Dream to Explore Space
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March 24 2016 8:30 AMThe Canaries Are Heavily Vegetated Islands ... So Why Are They Red?
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April 12 2016 11:45 AMAstrophoto: Wispy Dust Guards the Galaxy
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April 11 2016 11:45 AMWhat Affects the Climate More: Volcanoes or Humans?
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April 10 2016 9:30 AMFour Volcanoes … FROM SPAAAACE!
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April 8 2016 6:15 PMWhy SpaceX’s Successful Rocket Landing Is Such a Big Deal
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April 7 2016 9:00 AMWhat Does a Hundred Billon Galaxies Mean?
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April 6 2016 9:00 AMNew Rosetta Portait of the Comet Is Moody and Reflective. Literally.
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April 5 2016 9:15 AMMartian Dust Devil Dogs Red Planet Rover
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April 4 2016 8:45 AMBlue Origin Launches Its New Shepard Rocket for the Third Time
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April 2 2016 9:00 AMTesla, Elon Musk, and Climate Change: Can an Electric Car Help Save the World?
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March 31 2016 8:45 AMAstronomers Map a Distant Super-Earth, but It’s a Molten Hell
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March 29 2016 11:30 AMYour Heart Beats Due to a Star Long Dead
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March 28 2016 11:45 AMPsychedelic Stroboscopic Easter Eggs
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March 27 2016 9:00 AMThe Tribeca Film Festival Pulls Anti-Vax “Documentary”
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March 25 2016 9:15 AMOh, Just Another Gorgeous Photo of a Weird Geological Formation on Mars.
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March 23 2016 9:30 AMTwo Telescopes Tell Different Tales of a Galaxy

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