In precisely one week Maureen and I will take the public bus of the skies to San Jose, CA. Our destination: A writers’ conference in Mount Hermon. In preparation for this (or any) trip, I must … more
An end to the universe? How many stars? Researching monkey DNA? Ethics of biochemistry? more
Thanks to an avalanche of astronomical discoveries made over the past five decades, we now know that the Bible, despite being written thousands of years ago, is correct in all its descriptions of the … more
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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
Yahoo! News, "Bizarre Dark Energy Theory Gets Boost from New Measurements," Mar 15, 2011; http://news.yahoo.com/s/space/20110315/sc_space/bizarredarkenergytheorygetsboostfromnewmeasurements more
Jeff Zweerink’s Top Five Reasons
1. The vastness of the cosmos. As Psalm 19:1 states, “the heavens are telling of the glory of God; and their expanse is declaring the work of His … more
In part 1 of this article series I described why the Higgs boson is called the “God particle,” and why the sterile neutrino appears much more deserving of the title. In part 2, I reviewed … more
In part 1 of this article series, I described why the Higgs boson is called the “God particle” and why the sterile neutrino appears much more deserving of the title. In part 2, I reviewed … more
In part 1 of this series I described why the Higgs boson is called the “God particle,” and why the sterile neutrino may be much more deserving of the title. In this article I will review … more
Yahoo! News, "Have Astronomers Discovered the Oldest Galaxy Yet?," Jan 27, 2011; http://news.yahoo.com/s/space/20110126/sc_space/astronomersdiscoveroldestgalaxyyetseen more
These breakthroughs are so significant, I wouldn’t be surprised if someone or some team involved in these research efforts walks away with the Nobel Prize.
For the next four weeks I will be … more
Stars are like people: They are unstable when young and when old. Stability is something stars manifest only when they reach middle-age.
Recently, a team of 58 astronomers from 14 different countries … more
Is universal collapse looming?; Are dolphins soulish?; No Moon, thicker atmosphere?; 200 Flood stories? more
Yahoo! News, "God was behind Big Bang, universe no accident: Pope," Jan 06, 2011,; http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20110106/lf_nm_life/us_pope_bigbang more
Measuring cosmic distances?; Did Galileo invent the telescope?; A holographic universe?; Why hasn't Venus lost its atmosphere? more
Physicsworld.com, "Penrose claims to have glimpsed universe before Big Bang," Nov 19, 2010,; http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/44388 more
The correct definition of the anthropic principle states that humanity’s existence places severe constraints on the physical constants, structure, and history of the universe, on the Milky Way … more
Examining in some detail the history of the universe helps test the biblical doctrine of cosmic creation in five important ways.
Was the universe created?
How was the universe created?
Was the … more
Yahoo! News, "Starry, starry, starry night: Star count may triple," Dec 01, 2010,; http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101202/ap_on_sc/us_sci_starry_night/print more
Between the ages of 17 and 19, I spent an hour or two a day studying the Bible and testing its claims for divine inspiration, complete trustworthiness, and reliability of its message. In eight months … more