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Astrobiology’s Fantasy Universe

March 7, 2017 in AstronomyCell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDumb IdeasGeneticsIntelligent DesignOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSETISolar System

The media glosses over difficulties in its blind quest to look for the ‘emergence’ of life on other planets.

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Pluto and Ceres: Young Dwarf Planets

December 28, 2016 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsGeologyPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

With all its data downloaded, New Horizons continues to surprise astronomers with evidence of active geology and youth at Pluto.

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Cassini Gets Higher Look at Saturn’s Youth

December 10, 2016 in Amazing FactsAstronomyDating MethodsGeologyMediaPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Now entering its final dramatic high orbits, the Cassini spacecraft is finding unexpected things for an assumed old planet.

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Trending: Moons With Oceans

October 14, 2016 in AstronomyDating MethodsGeologyPhysicsSolar System

Europa has one. Enceladus has one. Titan might have one. Now, it seems every moon wants an ocean under its crust.

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SaturNews and TitaNews

September 16, 2016 in Amazing FactsAstronomyDating MethodsGeologyPhysicsSolar System

New findings are running rings around planetary theories of old age, particularly in the Saturn system.

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Juno How Old the Solar System Is?

July 6, 2016 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsDumb IdeasGeologyOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Everyone knows the solar system is 4.5 billion years old. Everyone, that is, except Nature herself.

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Underground Oceans Can’t Last Forever

June 29, 2016 in Dating MethodsDumb IdeasGeologyOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

If Pluto and Enceladus have oceans under the crust, why are they still liquid after billions of years?

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Titan Ethane Still Missing, and Other Planetary Puzzles

May 7, 2016 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsGeologyPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

We update the problem of Titan’s missing ethane and other challenges to billions of years.

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Are Saturn’s Moons Younger than the Dinosaurs?

April 2, 2016 in Darwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDinosaursDumb IdeasGeologyPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Stunning admissions show that secular astronomers can’t keep Saturn’s moons billions of years old.

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The geyser plumes of Enceladus can be seen from long distances

Tiny Enceladus Beats Saturn in Plasma Output

February 17, 2016 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsGeologyPhysicsSolar System

An astonishing case of the tail wagging the dog: tiny moon is major source of plasma in Saturn’s magnetosphere.

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Surprising Youth in the Solar System

January 26, 2016 in Amazing FactsAstronomyDating MethodsGeologyPhysicsSolar System

Four solar system objects in the news look young, not billions of years old.

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Updates from Outer Planets

January 9, 2016 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsDumb IdeasGeologyPhysicsSolar System

Let’s review some of the latest news from missions to the outer planets.

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Cassini Plunges Through Enceladus Geyser, and Other Saturn News

October 29, 2015 in Dating MethodsGeologyIntelligent DesignPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Yesterday’s daring plunge through a plume of an Enceladus geyser is the highlight of recent Saturn news.

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Origin-of-Life Speculation Goes Off the Rails

October 21, 2015 in Cell BiologyDarwin and EvolutionDating MethodsDumb IdeasGeneticsGeologyOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Astrobiologists and their accomplices in the media are finding life everywhere where it isn’t or couldn’t be. Time to call in the science rangers.

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Pounding Headaches for Solar System Dates

October 19, 2015 in AstronomyDating MethodsGeologyPhysicsSolar System

It’s hard to tell when things crashed into each other.

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Homochirality: Computers Are Not the Real World

October 14, 2015 in Cell BiologyDumb IdeasIntelligent DesignOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Homochirality: Computers Are Not the Real World

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New Pluto Images Even More Perplexing

September 25, 2015 in Amazing FactsDating MethodsGeologyPhysicsSolar System

Pluto has terrain like no other world, leaving scientists perplexed; Enceladus’ activity is also inexplicable for “geologic time”.

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Confusing Building Blocks with Life

September 4, 2015 in Darwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasGeologyOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

Astrobiologists and their uncritical reporters continue to commit a logical fallacy regarding necessary and sufficient conditions.

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Saturn Surprises

August 8, 2015 in AstronomyDating MethodsPhysicsSolar System

Cassini keeps revealing puzzling phenomena in the Saturn system that challenge traditional theories and date estimates.

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Pluto Is Young

July 15, 2015 in Amazing FactsAstronomyDating MethodsGeologyPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsSolar System

The New Horizons science team is stunned by surface features on Pluto and its large moon Charon that cannot be billions of years old.

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