In the search for distant planetary systems, astronomers employ a special method to discover planets beyond the range of our … Continue reading What Microlensed Planets Reveal about Our Solar System
The northern and southern lights (aurora borealis and aurora australis) splash colorful lights onto the sky, aweing spectators; but this … Continue reading Radiation on Mars Endangers Life
Are we alone? This question has intrigued humanity for millennia. Hollywood has made billions of dollars producing movies that speculate … Continue reading Why Are the Aliens Silent?
Stranded on Mars and assumed dead, astronaut Mark Watney tells himself, “I’ve got to make water and grow food on … Continue reading Could Earth’s Toughest Life-Forms Survive on Mars?
“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only … Continue reading God Reveals Himself in Christmas and in Creation
In Star Wars: A New Hope Princess Leia utters the famous plea, “Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope.” … Continue reading Our Only Hope? A New Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligent Life
If humans represent the crown jewel of God’s creation, why did it take billions of years for us to come … Continue reading Is Earth Really an Early Bird?
When searching for something, it often seems the best course of action is to start by looking in the most … Continue reading M Dwarf Stars and the Search for Another Habitable Planet
“NASA Finds Earth-like Kepler-452b: Discovery May Help Prove We’re Not Alone” “What’s Life like on Kepler-452b? A Little like This, … Continue reading Searching for Earth 2.0
Does life exist beyond Earth? Not surprisingly, searches of the solar system yield no evidence because the only planet (or … Continue reading Search for Earth Analogues Reveals Design