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Plait, Philip C.

Overview
Works: 14 works in 30 publications in 4 languages and 4,029 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  Popular works  Observations  History 
Roles: 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 )
7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2,169 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 )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,252 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 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronomers and astrophysicists discuss a supermassive black hole that has been discovered in the Milky Way galaxy
Death from the skies! : the science behind the end of the world-- by Philip C Plait ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 80 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 any of these catastrophic scenarios? And if they do pose a danger, can anything be done to stop them?
Phil Plait's bad universe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 76 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
Shi jie mo ri de jiu zhong ke neng by Philip C Plait ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tod aus dem All : wie die Welt einmal untergeht by Philip C Plait ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bad astronomy by Philip C Plait ( )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the site: "The Bad Astronomy web pages are devoted to airing out myths and misconceptions in astronomy and related topics. At the moment, I have no desire to tackle here such thorny topics as astrology, alternate views of the universe that are clearly in contradiction to observations, and the like."
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 )
1 edition published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Ikenai uchūgaku : machigaidarake no tenmon jōshiki by Philip C Plait ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bad astronomy: "Hoax" by Philip C Plait ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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
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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Alternative Names
Plait, Philip
プレイト, フィリップ・C
Languages
English (18)
Chinese (4)
Japanese (4)
German (3)
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