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Villain Chat: Zombies

Now, I’m not a huge follower of the Walking Dead, but I appreciate a good zombie.  I’ll watch an episode when it’s on, but I haven’t felt that I need to watch all of the in between episodes.   465 more words

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Look east in November 2013 for the "Eye of Sauron" star and its "zombie" planet!

November brings us our southernmost – and northernmost – guidepost stars, Fomalhaut and Capella. And  still a puzzle is the “Zombie planet,”  Fomalhaut b,  described by NASA last year in a Halloween video.   1,575 more words

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'Zombie Planet' Shocks Scientists

A ‘zombie planet’ called Fomalhaut b is shocking scientists.

Foxnews.com reports astronomers are struggling to explain the exoplanet’s behavior.

New observations of the planet by the Hubble Space Telescope reveal an oddball orbit that has extremes between its closest and farthest points from the parent star. 53 more words

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Science spinning out of control? A planet by any other name

I’ve already ranted about science by press release, but another effect that seems to be on the increase is the situation where a press release is issues making a claim that is not really backed up by the science it’s reporting. 625 more words

Outreach

Look east in November 2012 for the "Eye of Sauron" star and its "zombie" planet!

November brings us our southernmost – and northernmost – guidepost stars, Fomalhaut and Capella. And  fresh off the press of NASA for Halloween – a zombie planet!  1,604 more words

Radio Freethinker Episode 187 – Zombie Free Will Edition

This week:

– Gideon give-away at school,
– Atheist solemnize marriage,
– More ramifications from dropping long form census, 

– Vaccine recall,
– Scary music…
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