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Solar System Design

  • New Multiplanet System

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    Polish astronomers have found more evidence that our solar system is atypical in possessing the necessary characteristics for the support of life. … more

  • Solar Magnetism

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    Solar astronomers found new evidence for the design of the Sun for humanity’s benefit in new measurements of the quiet (little flaring … more

  • Fine-Tuning For Life On Earth (Updated June 2004)

    Evidence for the Fine-Tuning of the Galaxy-Sun-Earth-Moon System for Life Support

    The environmental requirements for life to exist depend quite strongly on the life form in question. The conditions … more

  • 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

  • Local Sun-Like Stars

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    An extensive survey of solar-type stars has uncovered more evidence for our solar system’s design for the support of life. European … more

  • Photoevaporative Wind Loss

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    A newly discovered feature of the solar system provides more evidence that our planetary system is fine-tuned to support life. An astronomer found … more

  • Nitrogen Fixation

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    Japanese scientists have discovered additional evidence for the supernatural design of Earth and the solar system for the benefit of advanced life. … more

  • Origin of Elements #1

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    A team of astronomers has discovered more evidence for supernatural design and thereby affirmed RTB’s testable creation … more

  • Origin of Elements #2

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    A supernova study has uncovered more evidence for supernatural design for the benefit of human civilization and technology. An astronomer found that … 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

  • Extrasolar Dust

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    Astronomers have discovered a new design feature for advanced life on Earth: extrasolar dust in just-right quantities and types. Dust in the … more

  • Solar System Design

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    Scientists committed to naturalism continue to encounter dead ends in their search for habitable planets. A team of astronomers had claimed that an … more

  • Fine-Tuned Solar System Design

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    As the search for life-supportable planetary systems continues, researchers discover new design features that point to an intelligent Designer. A … more

  • Globular Cluster Enigma A

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    In witnessing the beginning of the destruction of a globular cluster (dense group of stars) astronomers are gaining new insights into the history … more

  • Globular Cluster Enigma B

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    New technology that allows better images of space has helped resolve an enigma affecting the big bang creation model. The big bang model predicts … more

  • Solar System Discovery

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    Astronomers discover a new design feature in the solar system. A good thing for life on Earth is that the Kuiper belt totals less than a tenth of an … more

  • Stellar Mass Loss

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    A new understanding of how stars burn provides evidence for design. Critical for the possible existence of life is for nearly all stars to … more

  • Giant Star’s Planet Copy

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    A new finding indicates that our solar system is well designed for life. Japanese astronomers discover the first extrasolar planet found orbiting a … more

  • Planetary System Design A

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    A study of relative masses of gas giant planets reveals new evidence for cosmic design. In order for a planetary system to harbor life, all but the … more