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  • Europa
    NASA announces that Jupiter's moon Europa has plate tectonics
    NASA announced on Monday that scientists, looking at data garnered from the Galileo probe that orbited Jupiter between 1995 and 2003, have concluded that the icy crust of the moon Europa is exhibiting something similar to plate tectonics that...
  • ESA Launches Two Galileo Satellites Into Orbit
    Insurers look to Israeli space tug to save wayward European Galileo satellites
    According to a Friday story in Space News, insurers of the European Galileo global positioning satellite, two of which were launched into the wrong orbit recently, are talking to a startup Israeli company called Effective Space Solutions about...
  • Sorry, I didn’t say what I said
    Sorry, I didn’t say what I said
    The great scientist Galileo Galilei, on this day in 1633, recanted his belief that the earth revolves around the sun.Galileo was a devout Christian who thought of entering the priesthood as a young man. He considered the Bible inerrant, but said...
  • Europa as seen by Galileo
    NASA announces new discoveries on Europa, water plumes and asteroid impact
    NASA has announced two startling findings concerning Jupiter’s moon Europa that has the planetary science community abuzz.First, on December 11, 2013, the space agency announced the results of analysis of data returned by the Galileo probe...
  • New look at an old saint
    St. Robert Bellarmine – a new look at an old saint
    St. Robert Bellarmine does not have the pizzazz of some of the saintly favorites. He is no Francis of Assisi, or St. Anthony. His saint story comes with none of the charming antedotes of some of the more popular saints but a careful look at the...
  • Galileo Galilei
    Galileo contradicts the Bible
    Imagine a world with no clocks, thermometers, or telescopes. A world where everyone (including Christians) believes the earth stands still as the sun travels around the earth once each day. This was the world in 1564, the year of Galileo Galilei...
  • On the set of 'The Starry Messenger'
    On Friday: Musical drama 'The Starry Messenger' examines the life of Galileo
    The Starry Messenger, a musical drama about the life of Galileo, will be performed at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 19 at the McConnell Arts Center, 777 Evening Streetin Worthington.This will be the world premiere performance of this new work, with...
  • Ardbeg Distillery
    Scottish distillery Ardbeg blasts off with 'world's first' space-inspired whisky
    The sophisticated and intense flavors of a single malt Scotch whisky can best be captured in the right glass, right here on Mother Earth. One company has however, decided to embrace the future of spirits by sending their single malt Scotch out...
  • Fake dinosaur
    Science is not a Perfect Science
    Science is not Mathematics. Science is ever changing. This basic principle should lead you to acquire more knowledge of alternative methods of healing. Just as you are counseled to get a second opinion when a doctor makes a diagnosis for you, you...
  • Galileo Galilei
    Geocentric Christians
    Christians believe that our planet Earth is a “flat motionless square or disc” and lies at the center of the universe. The sun moves around the earth, not the other way around. The stars and planets all revolve around the earth too....
  • The Divine Philosophy
    The Divine Philosopher Part 5: Science and a simple understanding
    As most of us probably know, the latest installation in the Batman franchise has been filming in downtown Pittsburgh for much of the summer. Photos of the new Batmobile have circulated, along with news reports of manufactured Tinseltown snowfall...
  • Offensive Church signs
    But it does move
    The war between free thinkers and religion has been going on for...well, ever since beetle browed hominids were living in caves, and some ambitious guy with facepaint clubbed the first hunter to suggest that maybe they could go hunting instead of...
  • Galileo
    Billy Graham on witnessing to an atheist
    In the March 17, 2011 Sioux Falls Argus Leader, Billy deals with a question from a Christian with an atheist friend. Billy tells the Christian how to ‘help’ the unbeliever. You can read all of Billy’s answer here.The Christian...