Reasons to Believe

Earth/Moon Design

  • Anomalous Moon Measurements Explained

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    Studies of the early Earth-Moon system resolve an anomaly in the Moon’s shape and strengthen both scientists’ understanding of the solar … more

  • Early Earth a Water World?

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    New studies of ancient zircon show consistency with RTB’s creation model prediction that the early Earth was covered in water (see Genesis … more

  • Fine-Tuning For Life In The Universe (AUG 2006)

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    For physical life to be possible in the universe, several characteristics must take on specific values, and these are listed below.1 In the case of several of these … more

  • Kuiper Belt Companions and Moon Formation

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    Greater understanding of the nature and abundance of outer solar system objects provides evidence for RTB’s creation model. The Kuiper Belt … more

  • Planet Size is Important for Plate Tectonics

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    A team of researchers has found more evidence of fine-tuning to sustain the plate tectonics required for advanced life. The rate of heat flow from … more

  • Zircon Crystals Confirm Continental Growth Spurts

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    Studies of continental crustal growth using zircons confirm RTB’s interpretation of the Genesis chronology. RTB’s model holds that the … more

  • Fault Melt Lubricates Earthquake Slipping

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    New understanding of earthquake faults provides additional evidence of a super-caring Designer crafting Earth as a suitable habitat for complex … more

  • Unexpected Biogenic Bromine Effect on Ozone

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    Scientists discovered another aspect of the complex biological and atmospheric interactions that testify of a supernatural Creator sustaining Earth … more

  • Noble Gases are not so Unreactive

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    New understanding of noble gas behavior may solve a long-standing mystery surrounding the atmospheric abundance of xenon. Xenon is a noble gas and … more

  • What If There Were No Hurricanes?

    Those who have suffered through the recent North Atlantic hurricane season would probably prefer nothing more than an afternoon shower ever again.

    High death tolls, staggering property losses, and … more

  • Why the Universe Is the Way It Is

    From a naturalistic perspective, the pain, death, decay, and evil that humans and all life experience serve no real purpose. They simply are the consequence of a random set of cosmic coincidences that … more

  • More Evidence for Moon Impactor Event

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    Two British scientists have found additional evidence for the highly fine-tuned impact event that formed the Moon and enriched Earth with sufficient … more

  • Incomplete Snowball Earth Shows Divine Care

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    Remains of photosynthetic organisms from 700 million years ago provide evidence for a supercaring Creator preparing a suitable habitat for humanity. … more

  • Early Earth Differentiation Reveals Design

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    Recent geophysics research shows more evidence for the work of a super-intelligent Designer who is responsible for preparing Earth for advanced … more