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
Dec. 2 2016 8:45 AMHouse Science Committee, Reliable Disseminator of Misinformation, Tweets Climate Change Denialism From Breitbart
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Dec. 1 2016 9:00 AMHow the Moon Got Its Weird
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Nov. 29 2016 9:00 AMA (Frozen) Great Lake of Water Is Found Beneath the Surface of Mars
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Nov. 26 2016 9:00 AMStarry Starry Swing
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Nov. 24 2016 9:00 AMIt May Be Hard, but Find What You Need to Give Thanks To
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Nov. 23 2016 9:00 AMMars is Having a Dry Spell. The Rusty Meteorites Tell Us So.
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Nov. 21 2016 8:45 AMWhat the Heck Is Going on at the North Pole?
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Nov. 18 2016 9:00 AMZen Pencils Takes on Science, Religion, and Relativity
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Nov. 16 2016 9:00 AMIce Crystals Above Clouds Dance to the Tune of Electricity
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Nov. 14 2016 8:30 AMSo, About Today’s Supermoon …
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Nov. 11 2016 8:45 AMTrump’s Cabinet: Yeah, It’s Probably Even Worse Than You Imagined
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Nov. 9 2016 3:28 AMA Dark Day
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Nov. 7 2016 8:30 AMI’m Voting for Hillary Clinton. Here’s Why.
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Nov. 5 2016 9:00 AMWatch Mars Spin As the Earth Laps It Around the Sun
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Nov. 3 2016 9:00 AMWhat Do Astronomers Mean When They Say an Object “Is in a Constellation”?
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Dec. 1 2016 1:58 PMRussian Resupply Rocket Lost During Launch
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Nov. 30 2016 9:00 AMAnother Example of a Freakishly Weird Phenomenon: Jumping Sun Dogs
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Nov. 28 2016 8:45 AMMore on Trump’s Catastrophic Plan to Gut NASA’s Earth Science
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Nov. 25 2016 9:00 AMJupiter Unwrapped
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Nov. 23 2016 12:03 PMTrump’s Plan to Eliminate NASA Climate Research Is Ill-Informed and Dangerous
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Nov. 22 2016 8:45 AMNo, There’s No “Huge Blue Globe” in Front of the Sun
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Nov. 19 2016 9:00 AMThis Is NOT the Milky Way. Except It Is.
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Nov. 17 2016 8:45 AMThe Supermoon, Global Warming, and Flooding: A Taste of Things to Come
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Nov. 15 2016 9:00 AMAn Eerie Hex on Saturn
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Nov. 12 2016 9:00 AMGet Bent. If You’re Light From Setting Stars, That Is.
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Nov. 10 2016 9:00 AMRed vs. Blue Plays Out in a Star Cluster
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Nov. 8 2016 8:30 AMI’m With Saturn
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Nov. 6 2016 9:00 AMStunning Astrophoto of a Star-Forming Nebula
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Nov. 4 2016 9:00 AMCeres Just Keeps Getting Weirder. Just Look at Oxo Crater.
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Nov. 2 2016 12:15 PMThe Gorgeous Remains of a Catastrophic Volcanic Explosion

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