Reasons to Believe

Origin of the Universe

  • Multifaceted Design of the Strong Nuclear Force

    There is a just-right separation distance between them to foster the best possible chemistry. Put them either too close or too far apart and their capacity to interact with one another will sharply … more

  • Beryllium as a Cosmic Chronometer

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    Measurements of an element in early stars taken by a team of international astronomers further buttress a key point of RTB’s cosmic creation … more

  • Cosmological Parameter Measurements Agree

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    The latest results from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) buttress RTB’s cosmic creation model. Using a large sample of red galaxies … more

  • Fine-tuning of Early Solar System

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     Continuing analysis of solar system material provides additional evidence of the fine-tuning required to produce a system capable of … more

  • Confirmation of WMAP Cosmology Results

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    A team of international scientists’ reanalysis of the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) data has confirmed its cosmological results, … more

  • New SDSS Results Improve Model

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    The most precise measurements to date of cosmological parameters continue to validate RTB’s cosmic creation model by affirming a finely tuned … more

  • New Galaxy Measurement Supports Creation Model

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    A new technique for determining cosmological parameters provides additional evidence in support of RTB’s cosmic creation model. For decades, … more

  • Smallness of Extra Dimensions Confirmed

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    Recent gravitational tests further buttress the claim that a supernatural Creator designed the universe to support life. Theoretical work to unify … more

  • New Technique to Probe Gravity

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    A team of international scientists has provided more evidence validating RTB’s cosmic creation model. Physicists used a movable lead ring to … more

  • Probe of Early Stars

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    Astronomers’ more-detailed measurements of early starlight provide additional tools to test—and evidence for—RTB’s cosmic … more

  • More Type-Ia-Supernovae Tools

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    More affirmation for RTB's cosmic creation model comes from new polarization measurements of type-Ia supernovae that have confirmed their current and … more

  • Ancient Galaxies Confirm RTB’s Creation Model

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    Recent observations by the most powerful optical telescopes available have confirmed critical aspects of RTB’s cosmic creation model. After … more

  • Helium-Abundance Problem Solved

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    Simulations of star formation and evolution have resolved a long-standing observational discrepancy, thus strengthening support for RTB’s … more

  • Type Ia Supernovae are Standard Candles

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    Studies of distant supernovae confirm the fine-tuning predicted in RTB’s cosmic creation model. An unexpected dimness of distant type Ia … more

  • Accelerated Cosmic Expansion, Not Grey Dust

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    X-ray studies of a distant quasar provide more evidence for the immensely fine-tuned space-energy density that causes the expansion rate of the … 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

  • New Measurement of Universe’s Age

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    A new technique to measure the age of the universe further buttresses the already strong case for a supernatural origin of the cosmos. Using … more