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SETI: A Fact-Free Occult Cult with Money

The science behind SETI is just window dressing. Believers obsess on space aliens with religious zeal, not evidence.

Crater Count Dating: Self-Secondaries Reduce Age Estimates

A standard method for inferring the ages of planetary surfaces continues to be plagued by bad assumptions.

Big Bang Cosmology Needs Miracles

A leading cosmologist's account of the current big bang theory makes no sense unless the hearer is already committed to believing it.

NASA Verdict: Most Exoplanets Are Not Habitable

Superflares from the majority of stars would likely sterilize any planet in its "habitable zone."

New Illustra DVD Released: “Call of the Cosmos”

Illustra's newest DVD showcases Psalm 19 in multiple ways.

Latest Evidence that Saturn and Its Rings Are Young

A new set of post-Cassini papers has to deal with observational facts: Saturn's rings cannot last billions of years.

SETI: Passion With Little Hope of Success

SETI enthusiasts would rather believe in fake reality than accept the silence.

Geophysics Not Rock Solid Science

With observation, instruments and models, you would think geophysics is hard science.

Hard Science Has a Firm Grip on Unreality

Anybody who thinks the hard sciences give us confidence in the real world should read this.

Ceres Looks Seriously Young

Asteroids should not be so active. This one was, and is.

Buffon or Buffoon? Evaluating a Dead Expert

He was highly regarded in his day, but the beliefs of Comte de Buffon seem comical now.

Pluto Rivals Earth in Geological Complexity

Call it what you will, Pluto is a planet of surprises. Its active geology is second only to Earth's, say two planetary scientists.

How Did Earth Get Its Phosphorus?

The element phosphorus is hard to get to a planet's surface where it is needed.

The Design Packed Into a Fruit Fly

The most amazing animals of all may be the tiniest. Consider how much bio-technology has to fit into the head of a fruit fly.

Astrobiology Survives on Passionate Hope

Without the words 'might' and 'could,' astrobiologists would have nothing to say.
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