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
Oct. 6 2016 9:00 AMSo, Blue Origin Had a Pretty Good Day
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Oct. 4 2016 9:00 AMHow Big Is the Biggest Black Hole in the Universe?
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Oct. 1 2016 9:00 AMRichard Wiseman: Chairman of Illusions
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Sept. 29 2016 9:05 AMElon Musk Wants to Put a Million People on Mars. He Might Do It.
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Sept. 27 2016 10:14 AMGape at a Stunning Astrophoto of Star Birth in the Constellation of the Swan
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Sept. 26 2016 9:00 AMNo, NASA Didn’t Change Your Astrological Sign
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Sept. 23 2016 9:00 AMLessons of an Active Planet Learned Standing on a Volcano’s Rim
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Sept. 21 2016 9:00 AMComet-Chasing Spacecraft Will Soon Touch Down on the Comet. Here’s Where.
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Sept. 19 2016 9:00 AMWhich Galaxy in the Universe Is the Biggest?
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Sept. 17 2016 9:00 AMRetro Posters Promote an Ancient Battle: Humans vs. Disease
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Sept. 15 2016 9:00 AMWind-Sculpted Scenes Are Like Utah ... but It’s on Mars
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Sept. 13 2016 12:11 PMXkcd Takes on Global Warming, and Turns It Sideways. Literally.
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Sept. 12 2016 9:00 AMDramatic Video Shows Bacteria Evolving Drug Resistance as You Watch
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Sept. 9 2016 9:00 AMHave You Registered to Vote? Hank Green Tells You How (and Why You Need to Vote).
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Sept. 7 2016 9:00 AMJupiter, the (Surprising and Weird) King of the Planets
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Oct. 5 2016 9:00 AMMore Bad Global Warming News: Arctic Ice Reaches Second Lowest Extent on Record
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Oct. 3 2016 9:00 AMRosetta, the Great Comet Mission, Comes to an End
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Sept. 30 2016 9:00 AMEuropean Satellite Slammed by Space Debris
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Sept. 28 2016 9:00 AMBehold the Very First Photo of the Sun Ever Taken
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Sept. 27 2016 9:00 AMPassing a Kidney Stone Can Be a Real Roller Coaster Ride
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Sept. 24 2016 9:00 AMInfinity Squared: An Astonishing Video of the Night Sky
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Sept. 22 2016 9:00 AMAn Exploding Volcano Slowed Global Warming. Briefly.
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Sept. 20 2016 9:00 AMYou Just Lived Through the Hottest August on Record. And July. And June. And May. And April. And March. And February. And January. And December. And ...
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Sept. 17 2016 9:00 AMDoes Climate Change Affect Our Weather? Yes. Yes, It Does.
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Sept. 16 2016 9:00 AMBlue Origin Will Test Its Capsule Abort System ... in Flight!
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Sept. 14 2016 9:00 AMClinton Can Beat Trump. She Has Science on Her Side.
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Sept. 13 2016 9:00 AMThis Illusion Knows When You Are Looking at It
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Sept. 10 2016 9:00 AMDizzying Time Lapse Shows the Sky Spinning the “Wrong” Way in Australia
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Sept. 8 2016 9:00 AMWatch NASA Launch a Mission to Return an Asteroid Sample to Earth!
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Sept. 6 2016 9:00 AMComet Lander Philae Finally Found Just a Month Before the End of Mission

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