Reasons to Believe

Universe Design

  • Distant Supernovae

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    A team of astronomers announced the discovery of 23 distant supernovae that enabled them to confirm to a greater degree the most outstanding example … more

  • Dwarf Galaxy Ages

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    Astronomers have strengthened an important tool for determining the creation date of the universe and for measuring the fine-tuning of the … more

  • Origin of Elements #4

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    Astronomers have discovered another reason for why the number and type of gamma-ray burst events throughout cosmic history must be fine-tuned for … more

  • Planetary System Stability

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    Two Canadian astronomers discovered additional evidence that our solar system is designed for advanced life. They performed a long-term study of the … more

  • Fine Structure Constant

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    Astronomers have provided more confirmation of both cosmic design and the veracity of Scripture in their measurements of the value of the fine … more

  • Supernovae Measure Expansion

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    A team of astronomers announced the discovery of a star that will enable them to confirm to a greater degree the most outstanding example of … more

  • Physics Design for Life

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    The hope-filled but data-challenged (from an evolutionary perspective) discipline of astrobiology continues to provide evidence for supernatural … more

  • Primordial Cosmic Dust

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    A new scientific test, analysis of early stardust, serves to strengthen the case for supernatural cosmic design. For life in the universe to be … more

  • Iron in Quasars

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    Discovery of iron in the universe’s first stars provides evidence for big bang creation. Measurements of the iron abundances in extremely … more

  • New Supernova Design

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    Discovery of a new cosmic design feature, the range of stellar rotation rates, provides more evidence for supernatural creation. Supernovae … more

  • Habitable Zones

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    A new look at planetary habitable zones answers a criticism and strengthens the case for the anthropic principle. Because Earth has sustained life … more

  • Accelerating Cosmos

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    More confirmation that the universe is exquisitely designed for life came when the Supernova Cosmology Project team measured 11 previously … more

  • Cosmological Constant Decay

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    Japanese theoreticians suggest more possible evidence for a new cosmic design feature. They point out that if the cosmic space energy density were … more

  • Mass Density Discrepancy

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    The second most outstanding evidence for supernatural design in the physical sciences, the cosmic mass density, received a confirmation. Astronomers … more

  • Mass Density Measurement

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    Astronomers have developed an independent confirmation of one of the most profound evidences for supernatural design. Using relative velocities for … more

  • New Cosmic Expansion Measure

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    A recent cosmic expansion measurement affirms supernatural design and RTB’s testable, biblical creation model. Astronomers have demonstrated … more

  • Vela Pulsar Distance

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    Astronomers have uncovered a possible validation of a feature of early human history in RTB’s human origins model, which states that radiation … more

  • Dismal Future

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    A team of astronomers has used recent precise measurements of the cosmic density parameters to calculate for the first time an accurate projection … more

  • Ages of Pulsars

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    Consistent with RTB’s biblical creation model is the Vela supernova eruption, an astronomical event that released enough radiation to … more

  • Earth-Type Planet Drift

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    This discovery undermines the popular belief that the universe contains untold numbers of life-supporting planets. Astronomers determined that tidal … more