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Do Cosmologists See Clearly with Chickenwire?

They talk glibly about observing objects billions of light-years away, but their empiricism is tainted by assumptions.

Stars Kill Their Planets

Many stars, including sunlike stars, murder their children. Only special conditions allow for habitability.

The OOL Tease: NASA’s Ponzi Scheme

If you buy into NASA's perennial search for the origin of life, you'll lose it all. There's no collateral.

JWST Upsetting Cosmology

The James Webb Space Telescope is turning up contradictions to consensus views on cosmic evolution.

JWST Finds Mature Galaxy in Young Universe

"We are dropping everything else" shouts an astrophysicist upon first look at a mature barred spiral in the early universe.

ABG Cosmology: Anything But God

Cosmologists can admit total ignorance about origins and publish "science" articles, as long as they remain ABG.

It’s a Wonderful Telescope

What do Frank Capra's classic Christmas movie and the James Webb Space Telescope have in common?

Axions: Another Dark Matter Candidate Not Found

The endless quest for a dark matter particle comes up empty again. Too much is invested in the search to give up.

JWST Finds Un-Big-Banged Galaxies

Astronomers were surprised to find disk galaxies older than they should be.

JWST Surprises and Discoveries

Galaxies evolve quicker than expected, and stunning new images of Hubble classics dazzle the eyes.

Webb Telescope Delights the Public

The first images from the James Webb Space Telescope have been unveiled. With them came a host of speculations about discoveries to come.

Will Dark Matter Theorists See the Light?

Some cosmologists are seriously considering dark matter theory to be a blunder.

Mars Meteorite Shakes Up Stories of Solar System Formation

A long-held assumption about isotope ratios contradicts prevailing views about planet formation.

The Gravity of the Situation Confounds Physicists

The mystery of gravity deepens: how does gravity act over vast distances?

Cosmologists Reverse Their Dogmas

Oops! The Previous Astronomical Conclusions May Be Wrong: The universe’s expansion may not continue forever, but “could stop expanding ‘remarkably soon’.”   by Jerry Bergman, PhD According to an article in Live Science, the “oscillating universe” might be coming back in vogue.[1] A paper in PNAS by Paul Steinhardt, Director of the Princeton Center for […]
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