Not Enough Supernovas for Deep Time
September 6, 2023
A stunning image of a 1987 supernova remnant raises questions about where all the others are.
Black Hole Count Rises, Compounding Cosmology’s Lumps
August 7, 2023
The lumpiness problem has just been multiplied as JWST finds numerous large early black holes.
Nobody Can Explain Early Galaxies
February 23, 2023
Mature galaxies right near the beginning – this repeated theme has the theorists at wit's end.
JWST Upsetting Cosmology
January 13, 2023
The James Webb Space Telescope is turning up contradictions to consensus views on cosmic evolution.
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.
It’s a Wonderful Telescope
December 11, 2022
What do Frank Capra's classic Christmas movie and the James Webb Space Telescope have in common?
Secular Awe Falls Short
September 18, 2022
Secular scientists and astronomers are only human; they feel awe, too. But why, and for what end?
JWST Surprises and Discoveries
August 4, 2022
Galaxies evolve quicker than expected, and stunning new images of Hubble classics dazzle the eyes.
Webb Telescope Test Image Stuns Astronomers
March 18, 2022
Behind a tightly-focused star in a test image, thousands of spiral galaxies are visible.
Hubble’s Camera Celebrates 20 Years
March 8, 2022
The Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) on the Hubble Space Telescope has dramatically changed cosmology.
Will the new Space Telescope See the Origin of Life?
January 4, 2022
Spending Another $10 Billion to Prove Atheism: Another Proposal to get Life from Non-life by Jerry Bergman, PhD Atheism might have had its defenders long before Darwin, but as Richard Dawkins has famously said, “Darwin made it possible to be an intellectually fulfilled atheist.” Not quite. To be an intellectually fulfilled atheist, a viable […]
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.
New Ways to Find E.T.
August 11, 2014
SETI researchers may not have to wait by the stellar radio dial for their imaginary friends to call in. They might eavesdrop on their pollution.