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
May 11 2015 12:27 PMThe Bright Spots of Ceres Spin Into View
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May 10 2015 7:30 AMCrash Course Astronomy: Jupiter
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May 8 2015 7:15 AMSaturn’s Icy Moon Rhea, in Stunning Detail
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May 7 2015 7:00 AMRep. Lamar Smith (Who Chairs the House Science Committee) Writes Climate Change Denying Op-Ed
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May 6 2015 7:00 AMRubella: Gone
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May 5 2015 7:00 AMSpaceX Will Test Its Launch Abort System Wednesday
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May 4 2015 11:30 AMBad Astronomy Video: How Do You Heat the Sun to Two Million Degrees? 
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May 3 2015 7:30 AMWaxing Crescent Ceres
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May 1 2015 7:15 AMSurprise! Blue Origin Launches a Rocket on Test Flight.
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April 30 2015 10:00 AMHumanity’s First Mercury Orbiter Will Impact That Planet Today
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April 29 2015 4:13 PMNew Horizons Sees Features on Pluto!
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April 28 2015 11:35 AMRussian Resupply Mission to the Space Station in Trouble
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April 27 2015 1:14 PMSpaceX Launch Today, Second in Less Than Two Weeks
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April 26 2015 7:30 AMAs the Sun Goes Down, the Rainbow Goes Up
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April 24 2015 7:30 AMCrash Course Astronomy: Venus
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May 11 2015 7:30 AMCO2 Hits Another All-Time High. We Can’t Go On Like This.
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May 9 2015 7:30 AMBreathtaking Map of the Cloudy Earth
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May 7 2015 11:37 AMRussian Space Capsule Will Re-Enter Earth’s Atmosphere Thursday
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May 6 2015 10:16 AMDramatic Video of SpaceX Pad Abort Test Flight
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May 5 2015 12:41 PMPluto: Looking Sharp
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May 4 2015 12:58 PMThe SpaceX Booster, Moments Before the Crash
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May 4 2015 7:15 AMFantasy on a Martian Theme
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May 2 2015 9:51 AMCrash Course Astronomy: Mars
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April 30 2015 5:56 PMNASA’s Charles Bolden Statement on House Budget Bill
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April 30 2015 7:00 AMGOP Wants to Cut $300+ Million From NASA’s Earth Science Program
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April 29 2015 7:00 AMWhy Is the Sun’s Corona So Hot? 
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April 28 2015 7:00 AMMaking Sense of Nonsense: A MOOC About Climate Change Denial
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April 27 2015 7:00 AMThe Bizarre Eructation of V838 Monocerotis (Video)
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April 25 2015 7:00 AMA Crash Course in Transgender Sensitivity
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April 23 2015 7:00 AMSlamming the Door Shut: Vaccines and Autism

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