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First Stars Massive

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The big bang creation model gains consistency and strength from two separate confirmations that the first stars were both heavy and metal-free.

J. Stuart B. Wyithe and Abraham Loeb, “Was the Universe Reionized by Massive Metal-Free Stars?” Astrophysical Journal Letters, 588 (2003), pp. L69-L72

http://iopscience.iop.org/1538-4357/588/2/L69/pdf/1538-4357_588_2_L69.pdf

Renyue Cen, “The Universe Was Reionized Twice,” Astrophysical Journal, 591 (2003), pp. 12-37.

http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2003ApJ...591...12C

RTB articles: Facts for Faith article: Predictive Power: Confirming Cosmic Creation (quarter 2 2002)

RTB video: Journey Toward Creation

RTB book: The Creator and the Cosmos, 3rd edition

Subjects: Big Bang

Dr. Hugh Ross

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