Reasons to Believe

Earth/Moon Design

  • Probability For Life On Earth (APR 2004)

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    Probability Estimate  for Attaining the Necessary Characteristics for a Life Support Body

    Notes: Estimate of dependency and longevity factors are accounted for … more

  • Gamma Ray Burst History

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    Astronomers have found more evidence for the supernatural timing and arrival on Earth of multi-cellular life. They analyzed the gamma-ray burst … more

  • Lower Mantle Anisotropy #2

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    A study of Earth’s mantle provides more evidence for supernatural design. Japanese geophysicists have discovered the fundamental reason for … more

  • Planetary Water Loss

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    More evidence that Earth is fine-tuned for life comes from a study of possible oceans on other planets. An astronomer demonstrated that oceans on … more

  • Mantle Viscosity

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    Geophysicists discovered evidence for supernatural design as they explored the viscosity of Earth’s mantle. Critical for life on planet Earth … more

  • Probability For Life On Earth

    Probability Estimate  for Attaining the Necessary Characteristics for a Life Support Body

    © 2004 Reasons To Believe (update)

    Probability Estimate  for Attaining the … more

  • Humans and Climate

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    A new study reveals God’s hand in human history. A  geophysicist has calculated that the clear cutting of forests to make way for intense … more

  • Superbubbles

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    Japanese astronomers have discovered a new design feature necessary for advanced life to live on Earth: avoidance of superbubbles. A superbubble is … more

  • UV Radiation Spikes

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    Astronomers have discovered a new design feature for advanced life on Earth. Survival of advanced life requires avoidance of deadly ultraviolet … more

  • Extragalactic Intruders

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    Astronomers have discovered a new design feature for advanced life on Earth. They found evidence that a number of the bright stars in the solar … more

  • Europan Life

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    Two astronomers put a damper on the possibility of life inside (the outside is inhospitable) of Jupiter’s satellite, Europa. This moon has … more

  • Carbon Cycle Design

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    Although many people recognize that forest fires are beneficial for life, few understand that the processes involved appear to be fine-tuned. The … more

  • Temperature Variability

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    Scientists have found more evidence that Earth’s biosphere is designed for human life. European climatologists have discovered that the recent … more

  • Atmosphere Design

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    Most people recognize that water is essential to the survival of advanced life on Earth. But few people understand that the transport of water into … more

  • Concentrating Copper

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    Scientists have discovered that a certain geological process and the rate at which it operates appear to be fine-tuned so as to provide humanity … more

  • El Nino Trigger

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    Scientists have discovered that explosive volcanic eruptions appear to be fine-tuned for humanity’s benefit. A new study shows that explosive … more

  • Earth's Atmosphere Design

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    The transport of water into the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere plays a role in determining three life-critical factors: how much incident … more

  • Climate Anomaly

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    Evidence that Earth is fine-tuned for human life continues to mount. Paleontologists have found fossil evidence on Ellesmere Island in northernmost … more

  • Earth Mass Planets

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    Naturalistic scientists often assert that Earth is not unique among planets in a vast universe. However, a new theoretical work demonstrates that … more

  • Early Greenhouse Gases

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    New evidence for design comes from measurements of greenhouse gases in the early earth’s atmosphere. Since the sun gets brighter as it gets … more