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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
July 4 2014 7:30 AMStars and Stripes and Tails  
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July 2 2014 7:30 AMDoomed Stars May Test Einstein’s Relativity
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June 30 2014 12:00 AMTen Years at Saturn: Cassini’s 10 Greatest Pictures
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June 28 2014 7:30 AMIce Crystal Rainbow Graces Boulder Sky
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June 26 2014 7:30 AMQuarter-Mile Asteroid Gets Checked by Radar  
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June 24 2014 7:30 AMBeyond Pluto: Hubble Will Be Used to Map Out a New Target for New Horizons
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June 22 2014 7:00 AMHappy International SUNday!
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June 20 2014 11:30 AMAmazing Rocket-Eye View of a SpaceX Reusable Booster Test Flight
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June 19 2014 7:30 AMThe Most Unusual Night Sky Time-Lapse You’ll See Today
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June 18 2014 7:30 AMSenate’s NASA Funding Bill Will Delay Sending Americans in Space for Years
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June 17 2014 12:07 PMJohn Scalzi Sings
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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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July 3 2014 7:30 AMThe Lights Above, the Lights Below
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July 1 2014 7:30 AMWhy Do We Have a Two-Faced Moon?
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June 29 2014 7:30 AMAre You a Sci and Sci-Fi Nerd? I’ll Be at Two Cons to Help Support the Habit
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June 27 2014 7:30 AMThe Big Apple ... From Spaaaaaaace
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June 25 2014 7:30 AMMore Bad News About Arctic Sea Ice: Its Melting Season Is Getting Longer
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June 23 2014 7:30 AMCongress GOP Threatens to Shut Down Government Over Global Warming
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June 21 2014 7:30 AMTime and Relative Dimensions in Space  
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June 20 2014 7:00 AMDramatic Photo From Space Shows Iraq Oil Refinery Ablaze
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June 18 2014 1:21 PMCreationism Isn’t Science, and Shouldn’t Be Taught That Way
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June 17 2014 3:59 PMOK Go’s New Illusion-Filled Video May Melt Your Brain
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June 17 2014 7:30 AMI've Lived My Life Fully Vaccinated. Have You?
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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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