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.
Venus Was Never Habitable
October 13, 2021
Venus has bad news and bad news: it was never earthlike, and models to determine its habitability are unreliable.
Planetary Scientists Are Myth-Directed
September 29, 2021
They imagine life on every planet. But it is illogical to build a case on a sample size of one.
Water on the Planetary Science Brain
July 30, 2021
Hydrocephaly is a physical brain ailment, but hydrobioscopy is a philosophical brain malady.
Smelly Gas on Venus Was Never Alive
January 22, 2021
A brief flap about possible life on the solar system's most inhospitable planet showcases the gullibility of materialists.
Extraordinary Claim: Life on Venus?
September 15, 2020
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence, scientists like to say. One smelly molecule is not enough to claim life.
Imagination Running Rampant in Science
August 25, 2020
Science reporters and scientists have lost all respect for evidence. They spin imaginative tales with reckless abandon.
Venus Is Erupting
July 20, 2020
If new indirect observations are correct, Venus is an active planet today with huge volcanoes.
Space Aliens Still AWOL
June 20, 2019
Aliens should be everywhere, but the heavens remain eerily silent. The faith goes on.
Astrobiology Still Has No Biology
April 11, 2018
Number of worlds beyond Earth where life has been discovered: zero. Number of optimistic articles about life in outer space: hundreds per year.
Our Solar System Appears Odd to Astronomers *
January 29, 2018
Our solar system is an oddball, conclude astronomers who looked at hundreds of planetary systems around other stars. *Audio version available.
Planetary Youth Continues After Cassini
December 19, 2017
The data gathering phase is over, but the data mining phase will continue for years. This entry also shares some news about other solar system objects showing youthfulness.
Planet Party Busted by Triton
November 16, 2017
Theories can be like parties with tantalizing speculations until big, whopping anomalies spoil the fun.
Activity on Planets Suggests Youth
November 11, 2016
Can these processes really have gone on for billions of years?
Hope, Not Evidence, Drives Astrobiology
August 25, 2016
Earth-size exoplanets are not evidence for alien life. They are evidence for orbiting bodies.