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
Feb. 5 2016 9:30 AMNASA’s Next Space Observatory’s Gold-Plated Mirror Now Complete
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Feb. 3 2016 12:13 PMTake a Science Vacation in Colorado This Summer
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Feb. 2 2016 12:00 PMThe Cold, Alien Beauty of Mars From Orbit
Bad Astronomy
Feb. 1 2016 9:15 AMHow Ridiculous a Claim Can a Climate Change Denier Make and Still Be Believed?
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Jan. 30 2016 9:00 AMCrash Course Astronomy: Outtakes 5
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Jan. 28 2016 12:12 PMSlate's Phil Plait Receives a Journalism Award
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Jan. 27 2016 12:00 PMTeam Celestron
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Jan. 26 2016 11:45 AMA City of Stars
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Jan. 25 2016 11:30 AMOne Way to Help Fix Sexism in Science: Be Aware of It. Lady Science Can Help.
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Jan. 24 2016 9:30 AMA Stunning Photo of a Hawaiian Volcano Plume
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Jan. 22 2016 9:15 AMWatch the Final Episode of Crash Course Astronomy: Everything, the Universe … and Life
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Jan. 20 2016 11:30 AMAstronomy Alert: Get Up Early and See Five Naked-Eye Planets in the Sky at the Same Time!
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Jan. 19 2016 9:15 AMBetter Fasten Your Seat Belt: How Turbulence Creates the Most Violent Explosions in the Universe
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Jan. 18 2016 9:15 AMThat Weird Star That Doesn’t Have Alien Megastructures Around It? It Keeps Getting Weirder.
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Jan. 17 2016 9:15 AMSpaceX Launch Sunday Will Attempt Second Booster Landing ... Over the Ocean
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Feb. 4 2016 9:15 AMHow Big Can a Galaxy Get? Big. Very, Very Big.
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Feb. 3 2016 9:30 AMA Giant Gas Cloud Is on a Collision Course With Our Galaxy ... in 27 Million Years
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Feb. 2 2016 9:00 AMThis Is the Voyage of the Starship Enterprise
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Jan. 31 2016 9:00 AMSPECTACULAR Photos of a Rocket Burning Up as It Re-Enters Over Hawaii!
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Jan. 29 2016 9:15 AMThere’s a Light On in the House of the Zodiac
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Jan. 28 2016 9:15 AMA Tentacular Hole in Space
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Jan. 27 2016 9:15 AMWant to Make Waves? Be Massive and Hot. And Move Fast.
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Jan. 26 2016 9:15 AMThat Viral Video of the Space Station and Saturn Wasn’t Real
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Jan. 25 2016 9:00 AM2015: Hot, Hotter, Hottest
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Jan. 23 2016 9:30 AMAnother Amazing Photo From the Edge of the Solar System: Charon by Plutolight
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Jan. 21 2016 9:00 AMIs There Another Planet Lurking in the Depths of the Outer Solar System?
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Jan. 20 2016 9:15 AMHow to Make an Entire Planet Disappear: Reanalyze Your Data
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Jan. 18 2016 12:54 PMWhat a Perfect Rocket Booster Landing at Sea ALMOST Looks Like
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Jan. 17 2016 4:53 PMIt Was a Complete Toss-up: The Packers Lost a Playoff Game Because of ... Torque? 
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Jan. 16 2016 9:30 AMIce Crystals Draw a City Map in Lights Across the Sky!

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