Reasons to Believe

Galaxy Design

  • Spiral Galaxies: Too Frayed for Life?

    Spiral galaxies are like people: they fray as they age. As people gradually sag and wrinkle, so too a young galaxy's elegant spiral structure frays into myriad substructures-spurs, feathers, and … more

  • More Evidence for Galactic Fine-tuning

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    Further evidence of the fine-tuning exhibited by the Milky Way Galaxy comes from studies of star-formation rates in galaxies. A team of astronomers … more

  • Right Type of Galaxy

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    ·        Studies of star-formation histories reveal more evidence for design in the galaxy where Earth … more

  • Star-Formation History of Galaxy Classes

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    Researchers have learned more about the star-formation histories of different galaxy classes, and their work reveals the fine-tuning of the galaxy … more

  • Spiral Galaxies' Spurs Reveal Fine-tuning

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    Recent work modeling structure formation in spiral galaxies provides more evidence of fine-tuning of the solar system's location in the galaxy. As … more

  • Galaxy Growth

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    A Hubble Space Telescope image of the early universe has once again affirmed the big bang and the veracity of Scripture. One big bang prediction is … more

  • More Design in Milky Way Galaxy Location

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    Scientists have learned more about the nature of galaxies in large clusters, and their work reveals more fine-tuning in the location of the Milky … 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

  • Galaxy-Disc Formation Time-Scales Confirmed

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    Observations of local stars confirm standard models of galaxy formation and reaffirm the antiquity of the universe. The thickness of the gas disc in … more

  • Class of Gamma-Ray Bursts Rare in Milky Way Galaxy

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    Studies of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) have revealed more evidence for the fine-tuning of the Milky Way Galaxy. As stars die, they explode, thereby … more

  • Galactic Environments Affect Star Formation Rate

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    A team of South American scientists discovered more evidence of fine-tuning in galaxy development and star formation. The star formation history of … more

  • Design Revealed in Local Cluster of Galaxies

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    A better understanding of the dynamics of the local cluster of galaxies has provided more evidence for design in the Milky Way Galaxy (MWG). … more

  • Insects Are Part of God’s Good Design

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    A new study reveals the critical importance of insects in the wild for supporting advanced civilizations. Researchers from the Xerces Society for … more

  • Too Much Galactic Structure

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    A better understanding of how a galaxy’s spiral arms form reveals the special location and timing of the solar system. As dense molecular … more

  • Galaxy Bulge Size Reveals Metallicity

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    A team of South American astronomers has discovered additional evidence for fine-tuning in the type of galaxy capable of supporting life. Any form … more

  • Danger Near the Spiral Arms

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    Astronomers have discovered further evidence of the fine-tuned location of the solar system in the Milky Way Galaxy (MWG). By mapping the locations … more

  • Metal Enrichment in Early Galaxies

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    Observations of early galaxies provide additional evidence for the chemical evolution of the universe predicted by RTB’s cosmic creation … more

  • Milky Way Dynamics Shows Design

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    Measurements of the structure and dynamics of the Milky Way Galaxy (MWG) reveal the fine-tuning required in our solar system to provide a planet … more

  • Better Distance, More Design

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    Better distance measurements of structure in the Milky Way Galaxy have buttressed RTB’s creation model by producing further evidence of … more