Phil Plait
Phil Plait Phil Plait

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
Dec. 25 2016 8:45 AMThe Photons Came Down the Chimney With Care
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Dec. 23 2016 8:45 AMThe Expanse Expanded
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Dec. 21 2016 11:55 AMWhat Happens When the Camera Faces the Other Way During a SpaceX Landing?
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Dec. 20 2016 8:45 AMTrump Pick for OMB Chief Questions the Need for Government-Funded Scientific Research
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Dec. 16 2016 8:45 AMTrump Adviser Compares Global Warming to Flat Earth
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Dec. 14 2016 8:45 AMBaby Exoplanets Carve Grooves Into Their Nursery
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Dec. 12 2016 8:45 AMThe Endgame at Saturn Begins
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Dec. 8 2016 4:53 PMJohn Glenn, American Hero: 1921–2016
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Dec. 7 2016 9:00 AMThe Universe Is Spongy! And Einstein Predicted It.
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Dec. 5 2016 8:45 AMFollow-Up: Why the House Science Committee’s Climate Change Denial Is So Wrong
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Dec. 1 2016 1:58 PMRussian Resupply Rocket Lost During Launch
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Nov. 30 2016 9:00 AMAnother Example of a Freakishly Weird Phenomenon: Jumping Sun Dogs
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Nov. 28 2016 8:45 AMMore on Trump’s Catastrophic Plan to Gut NASA’s Earth Science
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Nov. 25 2016 9:00 AMJupiter Unwrapped
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Nov. 23 2016 12:03 PMTrump’s Plan to Eliminate NASA Climate Research Is Ill-Informed and Dangerous
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Dec. 24 2016 8:45 AMVenus Commands the Sky Over Frozen Waves
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Dec. 22 2016 8:45 AMLook But DON’T Touch: How Scientists Are Learning About Antimatter
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Dec. 21 2016 8:45 AMHappy December Solstice! Watch the Sun Never Set Over Antarctica.
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Dec. 19 2016 8:45 AMWhere is the Water on the Protoplanet Ceres? Everywhere.
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Dec. 15 2016 8:45 AMA Trio of Human Space Stories
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Dec. 13 2016 8:45 AMSo Here’s Another Thing Global Warming Causes: Catastrophic Glacial Avalanches
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Dec. 9 2016 8:45 AMThe Mysterious Case of a Nonexistent Alien Planet Discovered 160 Years Ago
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Dec. 8 2016 9:00 AMAn Island of Stars in a Sea of Stars
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Dec. 6 2016 9:00 AMIs This Galaxy the Victim of a Cosmic Collision, or Is It Weird All on Its Own?
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Dec. 2 2016 8:45 AMHouse Science Committee, Reliable Disseminator of Misinformation, Tweets Climate Change Denialism From Breitbart
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Dec. 1 2016 9:00 AMHow the Moon Got Its Weird
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Nov. 29 2016 9:00 AMA (Frozen) Great Lake of Water Is Found Beneath the Surface of Mars
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Nov. 26 2016 9:00 AMStarry Starry Swing
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Nov. 24 2016 9:00 AMIt May Be Hard, but Find What You Need to Give Thanks To
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Nov. 23 2016 9:00 AMMars is Having a Dry Spell. The Rusty Meteorites Tell Us So.

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