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
April 25 2016 9:15 AMHome Owner's Insurance in Ganges Mensa Must Cost a Fortune
Bad Astronomy
April 23 2016 9:30 AMValley of the Cosmos: A Gorgeous Astrophotograph
Bad Astronomy
April 21 2016 11:45 AMA Seriously Massive Bubble Blown in Space Celebrates Hubble’s 26th Anniversary
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April 20 2016 11:45 AMFor Science and Science Fiction, the Future Is Here
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April 19 2016 12:30 PMThe Spider Nebula Is Full of Babies! Baby Stars, So You’re OK, Arachnophobes
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April 18 2016 11:45 AMScientists Are Getting Involved in Sci-Fi, and the Result Is Better TV and Movies for All of Us
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April 17 2016 9:30 AMSpectacular Drone Ship (and Rocketcam!) View of SpaceX Booster Landing
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April 15 2016 9:15 AMThe Ghost of Jupiter Haunts a Dead Star
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April 14 2016 9:15 AM“Let’s Just Find Out the Truth.” No, Mr. De Niro, We Already Know the Truth About Vaccines.
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April 13 2016 9:00 AMA Twin of Jupiter Keeps Watch Over a Trio of Super Earths
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April 12 2016 9:15 AMA Lonely Young Planet Wanders Among the Stars
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April 11 2016 9:15 AMNo, Planet Nine Will Not Send a Wave of Earth-Destroying Comets to Kill Us All
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April 9 2016 9:00 AMLovely Clouds and Sky Time-Lapse Animation: Field of View
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April 8 2016 9:00 AMThe Delicate Petals of a 30 Megaton Impact
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April 6 2016 11:45 AMSoon
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April 24 2016 9:30 AMAstrophoto: A Twice-Lit Moon Kisses the Horizon
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April 22 2016 9:15 AMHigh Noon on a Comet
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April 21 2016 9:00 AMLook! Up in the Sky! It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane … Actually, It’s a Bird and a Rocket.
Bad Astronomy
April 20 2016 9:30 AMUnless Aliens Are Building Comets, It’s Still Probably Not Aliens Messing With That Star
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April 19 2016 9:15 AMDon’t Trust Your Brain: Are These Lines Moving, or Is This a Spinning Square?
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April 18 2016 9:30 AMSaturn Spacecraft Tastes Dust From Another Star
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April 16 2016 9:30 AMYou Just Lived Through the Hottest March on Record. And February. And January. And December. And ...
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April 14 2016 11:45 AMTatooine It Isn’t, but a Newly Discovered Jupiter-Like Planet Has Three Suns
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April 13 2016 11:45 AMA Shocking NASA Photo. Literally.
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April 12 2016 11:45 AMAstrophoto: Wispy Dust Guards the Galaxy
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April 11 2016 11:45 AMWhat Affects the Climate More: Volcanoes or Humans?
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April 10 2016 9:30 AMFour Volcanoes … FROM SPAAAACE!
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April 8 2016 6:15 PMWhy SpaceX’s Successful Rocket Landing Is Such a Big Deal
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April 7 2016 9:00 AMWhat Does a Hundred Billon Galaxies Mean?
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April 6 2016 9:00 AMNew Rosetta Portait of the Comet Is Moody and Reflective. Literally.

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