Archive: Enceladus Eruptions Reported (2005)
November 25, 2023
We were among the first to announce the geysers found on Enceladus.
Saturn Moon Pops Its Cork
June 1, 2023
The James Webb Telescope witnesses Enceladus erupting in a phenomenal geyser plume of record size.
Saturn’s Rings Officially Young (Again)
May 12, 2023
Old agers can't weasel around it any more. Saturn's rings are short-lived. They cannot be as old as Saturn.
How to Keep the Solar System Old: Struggle and Hope
December 2, 2022
Keeping the consensus age of the solar system is vital to evolution, but observations keep getting in the way.
Saturn and Unobserved Events
September 16, 2022
When is it rational to invoke unobservable events to make a theory work? Here's a test case at Saturn.
How to Keep Titan Old Despite Evidence
September 6, 2022
Cassini's finding of a mostly dry Titan falsified expectations. But secularists refuse to give up on their beloved billions of years.
Two More Age Troubles for Saturn’s Rings
February 4, 2022
Disruptive processes make it harder to believe Saturn's rings could last for billions of years.
Astrobiologists Ignore Life Complexity
July 9, 2021
To astrobiologists, cells are just emergent collections of matter. The difficulty of getting them to emerge escapes their notice. Planetary scientists revealed their bad habit of hydrobioscopy again this week. They reasoned, Saturn’s little moon Enceladus has water; it has methane; it could have life! Why is that their focus? Why are they ignoring […]
Young Saturn Refuses Billions
May 26, 2021
Planetary scientists are trying hard to get Saturn and its moons to take billions of years, to no avail.
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.
Venus Is Erupting
July 20, 2020
If new indirect observations are correct, Venus is an active planet today with huge volcanoes.
Titan Is Running Away from Saturn
July 1, 2020
When a scientist up-ends what was long believed, how confident can they be about what they believe now? Don't outrun observations.
Saturn Scientists Dodge Age Issues
June 19, 2020
Several papers have appeared this month about Saturn and its moons, but they all gloss over the implications for long ages.
Secular Astronomy Fails, I: Solar System
November 6, 2019
From planets to stars to galaxies, objects don't fit the expectations of materialists who work as astronomers.
News for Saturn-Day
October 5, 2019
This entry scours some of the latest papers from Cassini for statements about the age of Saturn and its rings and inner moons.