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Plait, Philip C.

Overview
Works: 13 works in 39 publications in 4 languages and 4,002 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Miscellanea  Science television programs  Television programs  Documentary television programs  History  Observations 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: QB44.3, 520
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Most widely held works by Philip C Plait
Bad astronomy : misconceptions and misuses revealed, from astrology to the moon landing 'hoax' by Philip C Plait( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the science behind many astronomy-related misconceptions and hoaxes covering such topics as meteors, eclipses, UFOs, the big bang theory, and the moon landing
Death from the skies! : these are the ways the world will end-- by Philip C Plait( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's only a matter of time before a cosmic disaster spells the end of the Earth. But how concerned should we about about any of these catastrophic scenarios? And if they do post a danger, can anything be done to stop them?
Monster of the Milky Way( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomers and astrophysicists discuss a supermassive black hole that has been discovered in the Milky Way galaxy
Phil Plait's bad universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Bad astronomer' Phil Plait debunks bad science in an explosive series! Includes 3 fiery episodes: Asteroid Apocalypse, Alien Attack!, and Death Stars
La muerte llega desde el cielo by Philip C Plait( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's only a matter of time before a cosmic disaster spells the end of the Earth. But how concerned should we be about about any of these catastrophic scenarios? And if they do pose a danger, can anything be done to stop them?
Di qiu de zhong jie : wei lai shi jie shi zhe yang zou xiang xiao wang de = Death from the skies : these are the ways the world will end by Philip C Plait( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu jiang le 9 ge fang mian de wen ti,Bao kuo mu biao di qiu:xiao xing xing he hui xing zhuang ji;Tai yang de huai pi qi;Chao xin xing de bao nu;Yu zhou"pen deng":jia ma she xian bao fa;Wu di shen yuan:hei dong;Tai yang zhi si;Wan wu zhong jie deng
Sora kara kyōfu ga yattekuru : Chikyū metsubō 9tsu no shinario by Philip C Plait( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad astronomy: "Hoax." by Philip C Plait( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ikenai uchugaku : Machigaidarake no tenmon joshiki by Philip C Plait( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The electron density profile of the planetary nebula NGC 6826 by Philip C Plait( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

HST observations of the ring around SN 1987A( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hubble space telescope observations of the circumstellar ring around of supernova 1987A by Philip C Plait( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bad Astronomy by Philip C Plait( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Philip Plait addresses the most popular astronomical misunderstandings of our age, including: astrology, UFOs, alien abductions, the moon hoax, the moon illusion, standing an egg on end during the vernal equinox, and other astronomical anomalies, such as do all starts look white?
 
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Bad astronomy : misconceptions and misuses revealed, from astrology to the moon landing 'hoax'Bad astronomy: "Hoax."
Alternative Names
Phil Plait Amerikaans astronoom

Phil Plait amerikansk astronom

Phil Plait amerikansk astronom og forfatter

Phil Plait astronomo e scrittore statunitense

Philip Plait

Plait, Philip

Плейт, Фил

فل بليت

فیل پلیت ستاره‌شناس آمریکایی

플레이트, 필립 C

필 플레이트

フィル・プレート

プレイト, フィリップ・C

菲尔·普莱特

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Death from the skies! : these are the ways the world will end--La muerte llega desde el cieloBad astronomy: "Hoax."