Spiral Galaxies Revealed in Dazzling Multicolored Splendor
January 31, 2024
New images from the Webb telescope combined with Hubble images present a catalog of awesome structures.
JWST Finds Mature Galaxy in Young Universe
January 5, 2023
"We are dropping everything else" shouts an astrophysicist upon first look at a mature barred spiral in the early universe.
Webb Telescope Delights the Public
July 14, 2022
The first images from the James Webb Space Telescope have been unveiled. With them came a host of speculations about discoveries to come.
Hubble’s Camera Celebrates 20 Years
March 8, 2022
The Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) on the Hubble Space Telescope has dramatically changed cosmology.
The James Webb Space Telescope Will Not Tell Us Where We Came From
December 16, 2021
As the long-awaited launch of JWST approaches, it's time to deflate some pompous predictions.
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.
New Illustra DVD Released: “Call of the Cosmos”
October 20, 2018
Illustra's newest DVD showcases Psalm 19 in multiple ways.
Europa May Be Another Geyser Moon
May 15, 2018
A re-assessment of data from the Galileo spacecraft appears to confirm suspected eruptions from the surface of Europa, Jupiter's icy moon.
“Cosmologists Are Often Wrong, But Never in Doubt”
March 1, 2018
Astronomy used to be the flagship model of observational science. Now, the method is: embrace the dogma, then hunt for obscure details that might support it.
Bizarre Bursts in Space
February 28, 2017
Astronomers don't know what they are, or where they come from, but big blasts from space have opened up a new field of research.
Wishing Upon Star Formation
November 30, 2016
Many astronomy articles have a bad habit of assuming star formation without demonstrating or explaining it.
Cosmologists Are Blind in the Dark
November 15, 2016
A rash of recent science articles shows that secular cosmologists have no idea where they are, or why.
Titan Ethane Still Missing, and Other Planetary Puzzles
May 7, 2016
We update the problem of Titan's missing ethane and other challenges to billions of years.
Record-Setting Cosmic Structures Challenge Big Bang
March 9, 2016
How will big bang theorists deal with the latest news?
Globular Clusters Give Astronomers Cluster Headaches
January 29, 2016
The old story is out, and nobody knows what the new story should be.