Nobody Can Measure the Age of the Universe
January 11, 2021
Measuring age depends on measuring light speed in ways that cannot in principle be confirmed.
Closing In on Fast Radio Bursts
November 6, 2020
Astronomers claim to have identified the source of one instance of the most enigmatic explosions in the universe.
Cosmology Shrieks in the Dark
October 30, 2020
Modern cosmologists spend more and more money looking for dark matter. So far it's all trick and no treat.
Dark Matter Believers Panicking
September 14, 2020
Where is this stuff they keep telling us makes up most of the universe? The ideas are getting even more bizarre.
Forcing Planets into Line
July 30, 2020
You can't make a planet do what your model says it must do to exist, unless it cooperates in your imagination.
Astrobiology: The Perfect Swarm
March 6, 2020
Come join the Astrobiology Storytelling Society! You'll never be out of work!
Cosmologists Lurk in the Dark
October 31, 2019
Creepy cosmologists, who think everything came from nothing, have a fascination with darkness.
Modern Cosmology Makes No Sense, Say Cosmologists
October 19, 2019
Don't take our word for it. Cosmologists are banging their heads against the wall.
Nobel Prizes Foment Ignoble Ends
October 9, 2019
It's Nobel Prize time, and debates are stewing again about whether Alfred Nobel did a good thing by giving a few winners lots of money.
Anti-Theism Makes Cosmologists Go Crazy
September 30, 2019
Professing themselves to be wise, the professors became fools.
Are There As Many Stars as Sand Grains?
September 22, 2019
A video clip from Illustra Media attempts to answer a common question: How many stars are there?
Something Cannot Be Born from Nothing
August 8, 2019
Exasperated by the lack of evidence for dark matter, some are now wondering if it came before the beginning.
More Excuses for Missing Dark Matter
May 30, 2019
How long can a theory survive repeated falsifications? Very long, when ideology (and funding) is at stake.
Superlative New Hubble Deep Field Shouts Awe
May 6, 2019
How many galaxies can you fit in a piece of sky the diameter of the full moon? Keep reading.
Cosmologists Cling to Ghosts
December 11, 2018
Dark matter has never been found, but their pet theory needs it. What will secular cosmologists do next?