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2019November

First Star I See Tonight


9th

Getting Into Shape


6th

Transit Time


5th

October

The Human Equation


31st

Through the Wormhole


24th

Light of History


21st

Rust Belt


19th

The First Color


18th

Engine Fiction


16th

Small Worlds


15th

Birth of a Magnetar


14th

Just in Time


11th

Visiting the VLA


10th

The Hole World


1st

September

Patreon Saints


27th

Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades


25th

Seas of Venus


22nd

Gateway


20th

Pushing the Limit


18th

Flash Dance


13th

Turn of the Screw


11th

Cool Cool Cool


9th

Lists in Hugo 0.58


7th

My First DragonCon


3rd

August

Bloom Where You Are Planted


27th

Radio Glitch


13th

Grandmother Star


7th

July

Innocent Abroad


17th

June

Frailty


28th

Shadow of Time


12th

Warm Gas Around a Black Hole


6th

May

The Magician and the Eclipse


30th

Blinded by the Light


29th

Small Ideas, Big Science


14th

Steel Magnolias


11th

Spoiler Free Study Zone


8th

April

Together We Can


14th

Dark of the Sun


7th

Thief of Stones


1st

March

Cannonball Run


31st

Why Start a journal?


21st

Unscrambling a Quantum Egg


15th

February

Opportunities


17th

Using Black Holes As A Particle Accelerator


15th

Was Science Fiction Right About Wormholes?


1st

2018December

Photons, Quasars and the Possibility of Free Will


30th

November

Don’t Take My Word For It


23rd

Round and Round


12th

September

A Subtle Attraction


6th

July

Water Water Everywhere


31st

The Librarian and the Astrophysicist


29th

Star Trekin Across the Universe


25th

And Then There Were Seventy Nine


23rd

Present and Past


22nd

Ghost Dunes of Mars


18th

What Minecraft Can Teach You About Neutron Stars


15th

Seasons of Time


6th

Interstellar Asteroid Might Be A Comet


5th

The Greatest Gift


3rd

How To Build A Garbage Truck In Space


1st

June

Baby Announcement


7th

Nitrogen Holds Clues to Pluto’s Origin


5th

Finding Fossils on the Surface of Mars


4th

May

Awkward Visitor


27th

Massive Fail


24th

Weaving a Lie


13th

An Early Meeting


2nd

April

Stuck in the Well


30th

A Tale of Two Computers


28th

Speaker for the Dead


18th

The Incredible Shrinking Sun


16th

Follow My Lead


12th

The Invisible Star


10th

March

What’s in a Name?


31st

Out of the Dark


30th

The Wheel of Time


15th

Beginnings and Endings


14th

Waking the Dead


7th

February

Changes in the Wind


26th

The Greatest Show On Earth


2nd

January

Kicking Brown Dwarfs Out Of The Family Of Planets


31st

2016July

The Illusion of Truth


5th

2015May

Two Worlds, One Sun


18th

2014July

Turing the Universe


5th

2013November

Schrodinger’s Comet


30th

Never Give Up, Never Surrender


29th

Small Moons


28th

A Sun’s Day


27th

Bang Goes the Theory


26th

Polarizing Effect


25th

Sonic Rainboom


24th

Yop!


23rd

Astronomy on Ice


22nd

A Broader View


21st

Sticky Sticky Bubble Gum


20th

Splitting Hairs


19th

Color in the Lines


18th

Ring Around the Rosie


17th

Taking the Quantum Leap


16th

Flying Purple People Eater


15th

Superhump


14th

One in a Billion


13th

Dying World


12th

Destiny


11th

Fire in the Sky


10th

Dust in the Solar Wind


9th

Sing the Body Electric


8th

Massive Issues


7th

Hype It Up


6th

Space Detective


5th

Tilt Shift


4th

Tilt A Whirl


3rd

Much Ado About Nothing


2nd

Iron Giant


1st

September

Spam and More Spam


19th

Connected


10th

Blog Questions


6th

Heart of the Dragon


5th

August

Perception of Depth


31st

Small Beginnings


30th

April

Tower of Babble


10th

Cycle of Stars


9th

Hidden Giants


8th

Hot Rocks


7th

A Blanket of Sky


6th

Dark Matters


5th

What You Get is What You See


4th

Dancing With the Stars


3rd

A Supernova’s Tale


2nd

Rose of Venus


1st

March

Dying of the Light


31st

Memory Hole


30th

Unity


29th

Time After Time


28th

Mutual Attraction


27th

A Muse of Fire


26th

Proven World


25th

The Thought Arises


25th

Primeval Atom


24th

Eagle Eye


23rd

Where’s the Proof


22nd

Beyond the Sea of Stars


22nd

Alas, Poor Ceres


21st

Earth in the Balance


20th

Billions and Billions


19th

Color Scheme


18th

No Irish


17th

Dusty Starburst


16th

All These Worlds


15th

A Star is Born


14th

Betelgeuse, Betelgeuse, Betelgeuse


13th

Cosmic Corn Syrup


12th

Color and Light


11th

Astronomy Rocks


10th

Scales of Magellan


7th

Another Balancing Act


5th

Signal to Noise


4th

You Are Here


2nd

Right Round Baby


1st

February

Shock and Awe


28th

It’s a Gas


27th

In a Relationship


26th

Sounding It Out


23rd

Zoom and Enhance


22nd

Astral Projection


21st

About That Russian Meteor


15th

Closer Encounters


5th

Private Time


1st

January

You Can Never Be Too Careful


23rd

Big Badda Boom


22nd

Tully-Fisher King


20th

Due in May


15th

Violence Inherent in the System


13th

Careful Where You Step


12th

2012December

Devil in the Details


28th

Chalk One For My Wife


26th

My First Science Book


24th

A Kodak Moment


23rd

Light Meter


16th

Here and There


14th

Five Misconceptions About Black Holes


11th

Islands in the Sky


9th

Steady State


8th

Coin Toss


7th

Stella Nova


4th

Balancing Act


2nd

November

Butterfly Effect


30th

Logs of Nature


27th

Ingredient X


25th

Having FITS


24th

Pattern Recognition


23rd

When Worlds Collide


19th

Type Casting


18th

Superluminal


12th

Bend and Stretch


11th

The Color of Speed


9th

Matters of Gravity


2nd

October

Engineering Problems


30th

What About Light


29th

Faster Than Light


28th

Ugly Theory, Beautiful Data


27th

Beautiful Theory, Ugly Data


26th

Point of Origin


20th

Alpha Centauri has a Posse


17th

Border Crossing


12th

The Upside of 8am Classes


11th

As the World Turns


9th

The Brew That Is True


7th

They Pay Me To Grade


6th

A Short Period


5th

Circling the Drain


4th

Spot the Pattern


1st

September

That’s No Moon


30th

Equation of Time


28th

More Things in Heaven and Earth


25th

New Earths


24th

And Yet It Moves


21st

Rocking Asteroids


18th

Fun With Yeast


16th

The Sun’s Magic


10th

Burning Metal


7th

Vectors and Tensors


5th

Rainbow Shadows


4th

August

Once in a Blue Moon


31st

Mass Transit


30th

Mutual Attraction


29th

First Edition


28th

Aether Or…


24th

Ripples on the Cosmic Pond


23rd

Two Big Things


22nd

Relative Motion


21st

First Light


20th

Best Of


19th

Einstein’s Cross


14th

A Biased View


13th

The Universe in a Grain of Sand


10th

Point of View


9th

Twinkle Twinkle Little Galaxy


8th

Quasar, Quasar, Burning Bright


7th

Dare Mighty Things


6th

July

Cosmic Energy


29th

Who Ya Gonna Call?


24th

Catalytic Converter


23rd

Galaxy Quest


22nd

How and Why


21st

Traffic Jam


20th

Order and Chaos


18th

All Work and No Play


17th

More Massive Evidence


10th

Massive Evidence


10th

Meeting of the Minds


9th

You’re Hot


6th

Bully for Science


5th

We’ve Got One!


4th

Fun Fact: Earth


4th

Five is a Magic Number


3rd

He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Boson


3rd

I’ll Drink to That


2nd

June

Seen and Unseen


29th

Raising the Bar


28th

21 Centimeters


27th

Mining for Science


25th

Textbook Update


24th

Dare Mighty Things


22nd

Close Encounters


20th

Going Virial


13th

The Error of My Ways


11th

Real Kids. Real Questions. Real Answers.


10th

Another One Bites the Dust


8th

Solar Wind


7th

Pinhole Camera


5th

Mapping the Galaxy


4th

May

This is Your Brain on Astrophysics


31st

Whistlers


30th

Twinkle Twinkle Little Pulsar


29th

Leonardo da Vinci’s Particle Accelerator


24th

Aurora


21st

Annular Eclipse


20th

A Pocket Full of Star


13th

Supernova


3rd

April

Cepheid Variables


24th

Echo of the Big Bang


13th

Hubble’s Constant


10th

Rotating Stars


5th

March

I Gave a TEDx Talk


30th

Star Light, Star Bright


24th

Building a Better Star


23rd

Black Holes, Brownian Motion


22nd

Gravitational Lensing


20th

The Attraction of Curves


18th

Black Holes


15th

Frame Dragging


14th

Cutting Edge Science in the 1800s


11th

Equivalent Principles


10th

Dark Matters


6th

It Goes To Eleven


5th

Doppler Effect


4th

Chandrasekhar Limit


1st

February

Puppet Party


27th

Back of the Envelope


22nd

More on Gravity Waves


19th

Morning Cuppa


14th

Ever Expanding, Into Nothing


12th

Gravity Waves


11th

Fun Fact: Meetings


10th

Turn, Turn, Turn


9th

Infinite, But Finite


8th

Losing Air


8th

Ask an Astrophysicist


7th

Fun Fact: Light


6th

Gravitational Redshift


3rd

January

More General Relativity


25th

Five Gripes About Children’s Television


22nd

Span of a Heartbeat


21st

My Afternoon


21st

We Can Do Better


20th

Advance of the Perihelion


19th

Okay, Boss


18th

2011November

Another Sketch


4th

Student’s Lament


2nd

September

Humans vs Zombies


19th

Housework


11th

July

Fun Fact


12th