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Plait, Philip C.

Overview
Works: 13 works in 33 publications in 4 languages and 4,006 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  Popular works  Observations  History  Science television programs 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: QB44.3, 520
Publication Timeline
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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 )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,462 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 )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 1,256 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 407 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 75 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
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 74 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?
Tod aus dem All : wie die Welt einmal untergeht by Philip C Plait( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad astronomy by Philip C Plait( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 5 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 4 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

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

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

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

 
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Alternative Names
Phil Plait amerikansk astronom

Phil Plait amerikansk astronom og forfatter

Phil Plait astronomo e scrittore statunitense

Philip Plait

Plait, Philip

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Death from the skies! : these are the ways the world will end--Death from the skies! : the science behind the end of the world--