Reasons to Believe

Big Bang

  • k-Essence Models of Dark Energy Ruled Out

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    Theoretical work continues to provide evidence for fine-tuning in the amount of space-energy density (dark energy) in the universe. Since its … more

  • A Dime's Worth of Difference

    The universe is incredibly massive. Nevertheless, its mass must be spectacularly fine-tuned for life to be possible. Exactly how massive the universe is remained unknown until astronomers focused the … more

  • Direct Proof of Dark Matter

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    NASA’s X-ray telescope Chandra has provided a definitive verdict—dark matter exists—that buttresses RTB’s creation model. … more

  • New Technique to Probe Gravity

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    A team of Italian physicists has developed a new tool that can be used to test how well RTB’s creation model describes gravity. While … more

  • Galaxy-Formation Problem Resolved

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    Recent simulation results resolve a discrepancy in galaxy-formation models, thereby buttressing RTB’s cosmic creation model. Theoretical … more

  • Eliminating Oscillating Universe Models

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    Evidence against some oscillating universe models contrasts with successful predictions of RTB’s cosmic creation model. The theological … more

  • Simulations Confirm Model of Galaxy Growth

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    ·         More complete galaxy evolution simulations have provided additional evidence to buttress … more

  • Silicon Needed for Planetary Formation

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    Astronomers have discovered more evidence for fine-tuning in planetary formation by observing an overabundance of silicon in planetary systems. … more

  • Big Bang Passes Another Test

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    Observations of galaxy formation in the early universe validate predictions of big bang cosmology and thereby further confirm RTB’s cosmic … more

  • Cosmology Tested in the Laboratory

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    Laboratory measurements with superconducting rings confirm scientists’ understanding of the universe’s early development, providing … more

  • GRB Measurements Confirm Cosmological Parameters

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    Cosmological measurements determined by a new technique confirm RTB’s cosmic creation model. One way scientists test previously successful … more

  • New Tools to Study Space Energy Density

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    A pair of Swiss physicists has identified an important local test to verify the mysterious space-energy density (or dark energy) responsible for … more

  • Most Distant Supernova Discovered

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    The deepest optical view of the universe has confirmed a recent (in astronomical terms) beginning to the universe as predicted by RTB’s cosmic … more

  • Distant Galaxies Resolve Observational Discrepancy

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    Making use of new simulations of the history of the universe, astronomers have resolved a distance measurement anomaly that also strengthens … more

  • Past CMB Temperature Confirms Creation

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    Astronomers have found evidence in a distant gas cloud that supports a supernatural origin of the universe. Observations of light from distant … more

  • New Distance Indicator

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    A team of American scientists revealed a new technique for measuring distance that will likely yield more evidence for supernatural creation. … more