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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!  

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June 16 2014 12:04 PMA Huge Tropical Storm Seen FROOOM SPAAAACE
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June 15 2014 7:30 AMTime-Lapse: Watch the Sun Dip Down to the Swedish Horizon  
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June 14 2014 7:30 AMThe Two Faces of a Weird Saturn Moon
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June 13 2014 7:00 AMJust How Rare Is Today’s Friday the 13th Full Moon?
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June 12 2014 9:58 AM“Friends of Science”? I Don’t Think That Word Means What You Think It Means.
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June 10 2014 10:03 AMA Gorgeous (Non-Polar) Vortex
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June 8 2014 8:10 AMFrom Space to Earth: The Astronauts’ Journey Back (Video)
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June 6 2014 7:31 AMArecibo Pings a Comet
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June 5 2014 8:00 AMHow Long Does It Take a Ring of Saturn to Be Created?
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June 4 2014 8:03 AMNew Camera Opens Eye, Sees the One of Sauron
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June 3 2014 7:54 AMAstronomers Find a Huge Rocky Planet: A "Mega Earth"
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June 1 2014 10:04 AMIllusions: Your Brain Is Whispering Lies to You
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May 30 2014 7:00 AMThe Next Human Spacecraft, C/O SpaceX and Elon Musk
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May 29 2014 7:30 AMCyclones and Phytoplankton Bloom off the Coast of Alaska
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May 27 2014 10:30 AM#NotAllMen: How Not to Derail Discussions of Women’s Issues
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June 16 2014 7:30 AMPresident Obama Slams Global Warming Deniers
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June 14 2014 12:24 PMWho Cares if a Scientist Is Gay?
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June 13 2014 12:55 PMWait. What About a Full Moon on Feb. 29?
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June 12 2014 11:03 AMAmazing Animation of a Bizarre Star's Epic Tantrum
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June 11 2014 7:38 AMThe Smallest Star
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June 9 2014 10:32 AMA Cosmic Tadpole Struggles in a Bad Neighborhood
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June 7 2014 8:11 AMScarf Up the Universe
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June 5 2014 11:30 AMHouse Passes NASA 2015 Budget: Overturns Many of Obama’s Cuts  
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June 4 2014 12:11 PMThe Daily Show’s Anti-Vax Inoculation
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June 3 2014 3:27 PMHubble’s Incredible Candy-Colored Universe  
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June 2 2014 9:03 AMCue the Republican EPA Outrage in 3 ... 2 ... 1 ...  
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May 31 2014 7:30 AMU.S. Measles Infections Hit 20-Year High
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May 29 2014 5:30 PMMust-See Time-Lapse Footage of Supercells Forming Over Climax, Kansas
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May 28 2014 7:30 AMDespite What You May Have Seen on a CNN Site, the World Will Not Be Detroyed in 2041
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May 27 2014 7:30 AMA Summer Swan ...That’s 100 Trillion Miles Long

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