Phil Plait
Phil Plait Phil Plait

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
Jan. 20 2017 8:30 AMIf You Need to Find Strength Today, Be Like Daphnis
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 18 2017 10:41 AMIt’s Official: 2016 Was the Hottest Year for the Planet on Record
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 16 2017 8:45 AMDramatic Video of the SpaceX Successful Falcon 9 Rocket Landing
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 12 2017 8:45 AMA Gorgeous, but Mysterious, Astrophoto of Andromeda
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Jan. 10 2017 8:45 AMMy God. It’s Full of Black Holes.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 6 2017 8:45 AMHow Do You Make a Taco in Space? Carefully.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 4 2017 8:45 AMThe Snows of … Hawaii?
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 2 2017 8:45 AMIn the Deep Universe, Where Science and Art Merge
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 30 2016 8:45 AMIf You’re Looking Forward to 2017, You’ll Have to Wait a Second. Literally.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 28 2016 9:00 AMBathe in Moonlight With These Ridiculously High-Res Images of Our Nearest Cosmic Neighbor
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Dec. 27 2016 8:45 AMVera Rubin, Discoverer of Dark Matter, Has Died
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 26 2016 8:45 AMA Very Rare Sight: A Lunar Fogbow
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Dec. 24 2016 8:45 AMVenus Commands the Sky Over Frozen Waves
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 22 2016 8:45 AMLook But DON’T Touch: How Scientists Are Learning About Antimatter
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 21 2016 8:45 AMHappy December Solstice! Watch the Sun Never Set Over Antarctica.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 19 2017 8:45 AMThe Best Image of Saturn’s Moon Daphnis Ever Taken. And It’s a Stunner.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 17 2017 8:45 AMGene Cernan, the Last Human to Stand on the Moon, Has Died
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Jan. 13 2017 8:45 AMA 20 Trillion Kilometer–High Statue of Liberty
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Jan. 11 2017 10:53 AMAnti-Science, Trump, and Why I Hope Science Will Help Save the World
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 9 2017 8:45 AMWhat the Earth and Moon Look Like ... From Mars!
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 5 2017 8:45 AMA New Piece of Research Shows—Once Again— the Global Warming “Pause” Never Existed
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 3 2017 8:45 AMUFO Clouds Over Mount Shasta
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 1 2017 8:30 AMAs You Kick 2016 to the Curb, Ponder on What a Year Really Means, Scientifically.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 29 2016 8:45 AMIs It Possible to Make a Cloak of Invisibilty? This Illusion Might Convince You.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 27 2016 12:46 PMA Fog Dome Rises in the Night
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Dec. 26 2016 12:00 PMVideo Preview of Cassini’s Saturn Endgame
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Dec. 25 2016 8:45 AMThe Photons Came Down the Chimney With Care
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Dec. 23 2016 8:45 AMThe Expanse Expanded
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Dec. 21 2016 11:55 AMWhat Happens When the Camera Faces the Other Way During a SpaceX Landing?
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 20 2016 8:45 AMTrump Pick for OMB Chief Questions the Need for Government-Funded Scientific Research

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