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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
June 3 2014 7:54 AMAstronomers Find a Huge Rocky Planet: A "Mega Earth"
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June 1 2014 10:04 AMIllusions: Your Brain Is Whispering Lies to You
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May 30 2014 7:00 AMThe Next Human Spacecraft, C/O SpaceX and Elon Musk
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May 29 2014 7:30 AMCyclones and Phytoplankton Bloom off the Coast of Alaska
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May 27 2014 10:30 AM#NotAllMen: How Not to Derail Discussions of Women’s Issues
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May 26 2014 7:30 AMOn Mars, Fear Overtakes Terror
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May 24 2014 7:30 AMXkcd at TED Delivers a Heckuva Fastball
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May 22 2014 2:34 PMBefore-and-After Pix Reveal Brand New (and Pretty Big) Martian Crater
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May 21 2014 7:30 AMJupiter’s Not-So-Great-Anymore Red Spot
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May 20 2014 7:00 AM10 Things You Need to Watch What May Be the Year’s Best Meteor Shower on Friday
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May 19 2014 11:41 AMTwilight Rocket's Red Glare
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May 18 2014 7:30 AMThe Moon Spits Out Saturn
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May 16 2014 7:30 AMMy God. It’s Full of Stars!
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May 15 2014 11:00 AMFossilized Thinking in South Carolina
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May 14 2014 12:26 PMI AM the Quiz-O-Tron CHAMPION!!!
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June 2 2014 9:03 AMCue the Republican EPA Outrage in 3 ... 2 ... 1 ...  
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May 31 2014 7:30 AMU.S. Measles Infections Hit 20-Year High
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May 29 2014 5:30 PMMust-See Time-Lapse Footage of Supercells Forming Over Climax, Kansas
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May 28 2014 7:30 AMDespite What You May Have Seen on a CNN Site, the World Will Not Be Detroyed in 2041
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May 27 2014 7:30 AMA Summer Swan ...That’s 100 Trillion Miles Long
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May 25 2014 7:30 AMPredicting Meteor Showers, Predicting Cats: Same Thing.
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May 23 2014 7:30 AMCamelopardalids!
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May 22 2014 7:30 AMSaturn Looks a Little Blue
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May 20 2014 11:00 AMAntarctica Is Melting. Faster.
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May 19 2014 2:05 PMIncredible Time-Lapse Footage of a Developing Supercell
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May 19 2014 7:30 AMKiller View: What If the Moon Orbited the Earth a LOT Closer?
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May 17 2014 7:30 AMA Tiny Moon of Saturn Carves a Big Gap in the Rings
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May 15 2014 1:00 PMA Comet Grows a Tail ... Seen by a Spacecraft Millions of Miles Away!
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May 15 2014 7:00 AMA Spectacular Portrait of Neptune, the Last Planet (… to Be Visited)
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May 14 2014 7:30 AMRussian Deputy Prime Minister Threatens to Pull Out of ISS

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