- Read more: Stars in early universe seem to “burst” into existence
This story shows that some extreme claims early on from the James Webb observations were overstated, but there is still a problem: the earliest stars appear to just “burst” on the scene. Sort of like someone said “Let the stars appear.”
- Read more: More observation problems with the Standard Model
This news story from the APS indicates that while the Standard Model of the Big Bang is not being seriously questioned, there are serious discrepancies that are forcing scientists to look for errors in the model.
- Read more: New YorkTimes op-ed asks whether Big Bang model is in trouble
The new results from the James Webb telescope add to prior problems that raise questions, but don’t yet overturn, the Standard Model of cosmology. The piece can be found here. Our own Rick Jones addressed evidence for the Standard model at our recen meeting at Biola, found here.
- Read more: RELIGIONS: Special Issue
“Exploring Science from a Biblical Perspective,” a special issue of the online, open-access journal Religions, for which I was the invited guest editor, has been completed. The articles cover a range of topics, from the Big Bang to the Panda’s Thumb. A brief Introduction with links to all of the articles is here: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-1444/14/8/1023 .…
Schedule for the November meeting, “Fifty years of science/faith interaction: A Tribute to Bob Newman”Read more: Schedule for the November meeting, “Fifty years of science/faith interaction: A Tribute to Bob Newman”
To register for this event, go to this link. Friday night, November 5. Dinner for full and contributing members. Contact the organizers for details. Saturday, November 6. Venue: Trinity Presbyterian Church, Charlottesville, Virginia. (For directions see this page.) The event will also be webcast to members of the CSS (in all categories) who register in…