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 2015 9:00 AMMerry Goatsmas!
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 24 2015 9:45 AMAfter 43 Years, the Impact Site of the Apollo 16 Booster Is Found on the Moon
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 22 2015 9:30 AMHey! Wanna Be an Astronaut? NASA’s Hiring.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 21 2015 11:15 AMMonday Night Is the Winter Solstice, and the Longest Night of the Year
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 20 2015 9:30 AMSpaceX Will Attempt a Launch and a Landing Sunday Night
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 18 2015 12:18 PMA New, Stunning Photo From the Moon: Earthrise
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 17 2015 12:00 PMI’m Not Saying Aliens. But It’s Not Aliens.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 16 2015 9:30 AMWant to Buy a Telescope for the Holidays? Here’s Your Guide to the Universe.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 14 2015 12:42 PMWatch Radio Telescopes Dance as They Peer Into the Sky (Time-Lapse Video)
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 13 2015 9:30 AMSuperb Time-Lapse Animation of Arizona Storms
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 11 2015 9:30 AMUnraveling the Mystery That All Started With the Big Bang
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 10 2015 11:00 AMTed Cruz and Lamar Smith's Farcical Climate Change Antics
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 9 2015 12:17 PMNASA's SOHO Mission Celebrates *20 Years* of Staring at the Sun
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 8 2015 9:30 AMWe May Be Reaching Peak CO2
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 7 2015 11:45 AMScientific Songs of Praise
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 24 2015 1:45 PMStained Glass Pluto
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 23 2015 9:30 AMNASA Suspends InSight, the Next Big Mission to Mars, Due to a Leaky Instrument
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 21 2015 10:48 PMSpaceX Sticks the Landing! Rocket Booster Relands at Cape Canaveral.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 21 2015 9:30 AMNo, a “Massive” Asteroid Passing Earth on Thursday Will Not Cause Earthquakes
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 19 2015 9:30 AMWill the Universe Expand Forever?
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 18 2015 9:15 AMA Portrait of Prometheus, a Saturnian icy Spud Moon
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 17 2015 9:30 AMPeople Are Throwing Parties to Deliberately Infect Kids With Chicken Pox. Yes, Seriously.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 15 2015 9:30 AMYou Get One Chance to See This Comet. Then It Leaves the Solar System Forever.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 14 2015 9:30 AMThe Expanse Is the Next Big Sci-Fi Epic You MUST Watch
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 12 2015 9:30 AMWhat You Need to Know to Watch the Year's Best Meteor Shower
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 10 2015 12:30 PMMystery of Ceres' Bright Spots May Be Solved: Salt
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 10 2015 9:00 AMHave Astronomers Detected the Most Distant Objects in Our Solar System? Well…
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 9 2015 9:30 AMSpaceX Will Return to Flight This Month, and NASA Orders Its First Crewed Mission
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 7 2015 2:30 PMWatch as the Moon Disgorges Venus
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 7 2015 9:00 AMIt’s Time to Discuss Some Dark Matters ... and the Nobel Prize

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