Reasons to Believe

Solar System Design

  • New Design Features in Planetary Formation

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    A team of astronomers at the University of Colorado has found more evidence for the design of the solar system. They noted that 90% or more of all … more

  • Design in Terrestrial Planet Formation

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    University of Maryland astronomers have found more evidence for the design of the solar system. Their work delineated the most realistic … more

  • Rarity of Planets with Non-Eccentric Orbits

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    A team of American astronomers has confirmed an important design feature for the solar system. Their research on the upsilon Andromedae planetary … more

  • Effect of Moderately Eccentric Giant Planets

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    Planetary scientists at the University of Colorado have confirmed an important design feature for the solar system. They note that all of the … more

  • Staving Off an Ice Age

    Drilling deep into the ice of Antarctica and Greenland, scientists have found a different story, including some thought-provoking surprises.1 They see hints of a providential connection between global … more

  • Outer Solar System Design

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    A team of astronomers has uncovered more evidence that supports supernatural design of the solar system so that Earth could sustain life for … more

  • Solar Luminosity Stability

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    Several new astronomical studies show more evidence for design in demonstrating that the sun has an exceptionally benign luminosity stability for … more

  • Measuring the Solar System

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    An international team of astronomers has proven the viability of a new technique for measuring solar system design. Until now, astronomers had been … more

  • Solar System Support for Life

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    British astronomers uncovered more evidence that the solar system possesses unique characteristics for the support of life. They discovered that our … more

  • Dangerous X-Ray Emissions

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    Astronomers have found more evidence that our solar system possesses unique design characteristics for the support of advanced life. Having ruled … more

  • More Evidence for Unique Planetary System

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    Princeton University astronomers recently uncovered more evidence that the solar system possesses unique characteristics for the support of life. … more

  • 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