Category : Astronomy

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Things Beyond our Control: The Universe’s Fine Tuning

One of the fundamental questions modern naturalists ignore is this, Why does nature work the way it does so consistently and so well for life? For them it is a dangerous question because there are far more ways the universe…

May 24, 2020

artist's grid showing gravitational waves around two circling stars, photo credit: NASA

Neutron Stars and the Theory of General Relativity

[Originally published as Another Stunning Confirmation of General Relativity] Einstein’s special and general theories of relativity make some really odd predictions. Many people don’t care for those predictions, but as a scientist, I have one simple question: Are the predictions…

May 18, 2020

Cepheid star RS Puppis, photo credit: Hubble Telescope

Assumptions in the Dark…Energy

[Originally published as 68% of the Universe May Not Exist!] Unsuspecting students are often taught “facts” that are anything but actual facts. Consider, for example, what NASA says about the nature of the universe: It turns out that roughly 68% of…

April 27, 2020

NASA-galaxy NGC 1052 DF2

A Universe of Signs Pointing to Our Creator God

[Originally published as a section of RSR’s List of Not So Old Things] Box Canyon, Idaho Geologists now think this canyon was carved by a catastrophic flood and not slowly over millions of years with: Huge plunge pools formed by waterfalls…

March 26, 2020

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Praising God for the Vastness of the Universe

The universe is so enormous it can make us feel unimportant. It sure makes our day to day lives seem small. But the main point we can gain from looking up towards the stars and recognizing the massive scale of…

March 22, 2020

Galaxy and swirling space artists' impression, photo credit: Pixabay

The Big Bang Ulterior Motives for Dark Matter and Dark Energy

When you read scientific articles about the Big Bang, dark matter, dark energy, and black holes, it can be very intimidating. It’s sort of like trying to read a legal paper drafted by an attorney leaving you with no idea…

March 11, 2020

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An Exoplanet with Two Suns in Its Sky

[Originally published as How Can a Planet Orbit Two Stars?] If you haven’t seen it, there is a viral story about a high school student, Wolf Cukier, who made a significant discovery. During a summer internship, he was looking through data that…

February 17, 2020

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Why We can Study the Cosmos

Did you know our universe is so orderly we have been able to predict discoveries well before finding them? And what does this reality tell us about Who created it? Enjoy this short video that makes sharing wonder and worship…

January 26, 2020

My UFO Experience

The UFO phenomenon is a real phenomenon. I will get to that and then my personal experience last. For now, in support of that proposition, I will just refer the reader to some of the books on the subject by…

January 1, 2020

Originality Universe

The figure illustrates snowflakes in the universe. It is common knowledge that all snowflakes are originals. What is not well known is what the figure may cause us to wonder: whether or not all the other objects in the universe…

December 4, 2019 /