Feature Archive of Creation Ministries International
Morning glory’s designer label clothing December 31, 2007
Whatever the flower colour of your morning glory plant, it did not evolve that way.
Biblical Archaeology: Year 2007 in review December 28, 2007
It’s been a big year for biblical archaeology, from the seal of Jezebel to the discovery of Nehemiah’s wall.
Christmas and Genesis December 25, 2007
How does creation relate to this season? Because the babe in Bethlehem was the Creator of the Universe!
Does gene duplication provide the engine for evolution? December 20, 2007
There are a number of problems with evolution by gene duplication and mutation.
Hibernation, Migration and the Ark December 12, 2007
A tiny marsupial that can hibernate for over a year—should we use this to help ‘explain’ the feasibility of a year-long journey by animals on the Ark?
Defending vital doctrines and the deity of Christ December 8, 2007
Do we really confess Jesus as God? To understand New Testament confessions, it is important to understand the Old Testament basis. Many Old Testament references to God/YHWH/Jehovah are applied to Jesus.
Life in a test-tube December 3, 2007
Many think that Stanley Miller’s famous 1953 experiment showed that life could arise from non-living chemicals. But real chemistry shows that the chemicals Miller produced would react in the wrong way for life to form.
Is Genesis poetry / figurative, a theological argument (polemic) and thus not history? November 30, 2007
The ‘Genesis is poetry’ (Framework Hypothesis) idea is thoroughly self-inconsistent and nebulous, but also undermines the Gospel at its foundations.
Believe it or not—the earth is young! November 28, 2007
Evidence mounts that the earth is not millions of years old. What does that mean for me?
The uniformitarian challenge of ultrahigh-pressure minerals November 15, 2007
They challenge uniformitarian pictures of continental drift, but what do they mean for creationist models?
Fossil ant found alive! November 12, 2007
Better watch where you walk … lest you tread on an ‘extinct’ ant!
Inside the mind of a killer November 9, 2007
The Finnish high school tragedy once again shows that ideas have consequences.
Fantastic voyage November 7, 2007
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Raymond Dart and the ‘missing link’ November 5, 2007
Famous for promoting evolution through a fossil ‘ape man’, Raymond Dart wanted to be a medical missionary in his youth. What happened?
Accelerated nuclear decay extinguishes ‘extinct nuclides’ argument November 2, 2007
Old claims for an old earth are overturned by new evidence and new concepts
Good design in miniature October 30, 2007
When William Eberhard studied the orb web-building abilities of the tiniest of tiny spiders, he was in for a big surprise.
Answering life's big questions October 29, 2007
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Massive graveyard of parrot-beaked dinosaurs in Mongolia October 26, 2007
Paleontologists puzzle about the cause of death but miss the obvious clue.
Beware the bubble’s burst October 24, 2007
Increased knowledge about cavitation highlights the destructive power of fast-flowing water.
Appendix a bacterial ‘safe house’ October 17, 2007
New research suggests function for appendix in maintaining good digestive bacteria populations.
Cats from Shinar, not Egypt October 16, 2007
The domestic cat ancestors of Cleopatra’s cat (assuming she had one) lived near two famous rivers.
Colourful creature coats October 15, 2007
Mutations cause variety in the coat colours of animals. These mutations are all ‘downhill’, in the wrong direction for mutations to make microbes-to-man evolution feasible.
Amazing armoured armadillos of the Americas October 8, 2007
This mammal with a leathery armour was once rare in Texas, but its ‘conquest’ of that state—and beyond—conveys a strong message.
Colossal Crystals October 1, 2007
Because the conditions under which they form are so rare, fast-growing cave crystals are another example of a young earth.
The genetics of skin colour in people—something fishy? September 27, 2007
What can a fish gene tell us about human ‘races’ and the origin of ‘black’ and ‘white’ skin colour?
Diamonds: a creationist's best friend September 24, 2007
These brilliant and hard gems are almost pure carbon. Recent research shows they contain some radiocarbon. But since this should have all decayed in under a million years, how could the diamonds be billions of years old as evolutionists believe?
A Christian response to radiometric dating September 21, 2007
An evangelical Christian says the science of radioactive dating is reliable, and that Christians should accept that the earth is old. See why this claim is wrong.
The supposed consistency of evolution’s long ages September 20, 2007
Why do the different dating methods seem to agree?
Submarines with fish fins? September 19, 2007
Engineers want their underwater survey vehicles to be able to do what fish can do.
Earth is 'too special'? September 17, 2007
Evolutionists propose that Earth formed by itself from dust particles colliding together. But astronomers are realizing that this just-so story requires some incredibly unlikely ‘coincidences’.
The origin of bubonic plague September 13, 2007
Is there a connection between the ‘Black Death’ that devastated Europe in the 14th century and the plagues mentioned in the Bible?
Eggceptionally different September 6, 2007
More cracks for dino-to-bird belief. Electron microscopy shows dinosaur eggs are unique.
Wild, wild floods! September 5, 2007
The Brits now think they were separated from mainland Europe by a catastrophic megaflood. When did it happen and what does it mean?
Exploring the heavens Michael Tigges (NASA) interview September 3, 2007
Jonathan Sarfati chats with NASA scientist Michael Tigges about outer space and Genesis
Human tails and fairy tales September 1, 2007
Have there really been people with functioning tails, and if so, are they vestigial?
‘Glacier Girl’ on a mission August 31, 2007
Flying again after decades covered by ice.
Meta-information August 30, 2007
Recent discoveries of how the non-protein coding DNA controls the protein-coding part and how cells replicate give evolutionists a seemingly incurable headache.
Is the human male nipple vestigial? August 23, 2007
Evolutionists often argue that some organs are a throwback to our evolutionary past because they don’t seem to have a function. Is this true of the male nipple?
Brilliant brittlestars August 22, 2007
Brittlestars have one huge compound eye, made of an array of perfect microlenses, with hardly any optical distortion. Researchers didn’t dream that nature had such advanced optical technology.
Fibre optics in eye demolish atheistic ‘bad design’ argument August 21, 2007
Is our eye harmed by ‘backward wiring’? No! Not only is it necessary, but eyes have a fibre optic plate to guide light through the nerve net to receptors.
Stalin’s ape-man Superwarriors August 20, 2007
The ruthless dictator’s dream of a race of ape-human hybrids to use as ‘cannon fodder’—fantasy or plausible history?
Who wants to be a millionaire? August 15, 2007
A group is offering a prize of one million dollars for anyone who can demonstrate how the genetic code could come into existence naturally.
A new age of quantum madness August 14, 2007
You and I help to create the physical world, including the laws by which it operates? Bizarre mystical notions like this are increasingly being taken seriously by top scientists.
Another evolutionary ‘truth’ now conceded to be myth August 10, 2007
Evolutionists abandon the idea of 99% DNA similarity between humans and chimps
Intriguing instincts August 8, 2007
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Water inside fire August 7, 2007
The Beijing anomaly, deep inside the earth, suggests Earth’s history was much different from what is usually envisaged.
Aping humans August 6, 2007
The idea that chimps can learn to speak as humans do has been thoroughly debunked.
Could Jesus' body have been stolen before the guards arrived? August 4, 2007
Do sceptics of the Resurrection have a loophole? No, their scenario overlooks both the cultural context, and requires such an implausible combination of circumstances that can only be called special pleading.
Creationist's rapid claims recognized July 23, 2007
Japanese researchers report that, in real life, wood can turn into stone much faster than geologists previously thought.
High-redshift quasars produce more big bang surprises July 19, 2007
Big bang cosmology fails to explain high-redshift quasars. But how do we then explain them?
Eat your Brussels sprouts! July 16, 2007
The variety in the cabbage family speaks of how God created plants with a built-in capacity to diversify—within limits.
Fibre optics in the eye July 14, 2007
Antitheists argue against any challenge to their materialism, but use many fallacies to do so. Richard Dawkins is a prime example in his recent tirade against Michael Behe.
Temporal changes in the ageing of biblical patriarchs July 12, 2007
Comparison of biblical life spans with those of modern human populations indicates that the ages of the patriarchs are not exaggerated.
Big birdosaur blues July 11, 2007
New fossil find creates problems for dino-to-bird evolution.
Kata Tjuta: an astonishing story July 9, 2007
Kata Tjuta, a famous Australian tourist attraction amazes visitors. Visit the Olgas in Central Australia and discover what is so astonishing.
What really happened at Roswell? July 6, 2007
Hundreds of thousands of ‘true believers’ celebrate the famous ‘Roswell aliens incident’ every year. But what really happened?
Astonishing DNA complexity update July 3, 2007
The study that has overturned the idea of ‘junk DNA’ has also revealed yet more astonishing complexity.
Noah’s long-distance travelers July 2, 2007
Well-rounded quartzite boulders, scattered over mountain tops, speak powerfully of the global Flood.
Amazing discovery: Bird wing has ‘leading edge’ technology June 26, 2007
Jumbo jets have certain design features enabling safe take-off and landing at slower airspeeds than in mid-flight. It turns out that one of those design features—previously unknown in birds—eagles use brilliantly.
Astonishing DNA complexity uncovered June 20, 2007
A major study of human DNA reveals that there is probably no such thing as ‘junk DNA’. This makes the case for creation even more overwhelmingly powerful.
‘How do I do my assignment about evolution?’ June 19, 2007
Bible-believing students can get top marks in evolution courses—it helps to know more about evolution than the evolutionists want you to know!
How do people come into a right relationship with God? June 16, 2007
How did people who lived prior to Jesus’ time get saved, as they could not have put their faith in him? And how does that apply to Muslims?
Bypassing the cracks June 11, 2007
When mud that encases the larva of a particular African horsefly dries out and breaks up, it does so in a way that protects the insect.
Darwin’s ‘yard apes’ May 28, 2007
A deadly hurricane exposes an even deadlier philosophy.
Feathery flight of fancy May 25, 2007
Microscopy of the famed Sinosauropteryx ‘dino-bird’ fossil shows the idea of ‘protofeathers’ fails under close scrutiny
ockhams-razor May 22, 2007
When Ockham’s Razor is applied to aspects of the creation/evolution debate, the results are clearly on the side of creation and against evolution.
Deconstructing Darwin: Darwin and eugenics May 18, 2007
Many evolutionists claim that ‘Social Darwinism’ is a distortion of Darwin’s teaching. Yet he clearly held to many social Darwinist views, and his cousin and son promoted eugenics.
Bunchberry bang! May 16, 2007
High-speed video cameras have catapulted the bunchberry dogwood plant into the spotlight—and the record books.
The Ark Van ministry May 14, 2007
Travelling Australia and the world beyond talking about Noah and the Ark.
Conspiracy and doomsday scenarios May 12, 2007
Was the US Government really behind 9/11? Is destructive weather really being generated by secret ‘scalar interferometry’ weapons? Are such claims true, and what should Christians do about it?
Genesis—the seedbed of all Christian doctrine May 11, 2007
A compact, point-by-point demonstration of the oft-stated and important claim that virtually all Christian doctrine is dependent on, or founded in, the history in the book of Genesis.
Is the evolutionary tree changing into a creationist orchard? May 10, 2007
Genome sequences of microorganisms create problems for the evolutionary tree but support the biblical ‘kind’ concept.
No more love for Lucy? May 4, 2007
For decades, ‘Lucy’ has been anthropology’s favourite ‘pin-up’ example of evolutionary transition from apes to humans. But she’s just been ignominiously dumped.
Easter's earliest creed April 8, 2007
The Resurrection of Christ, and the powerful historical evidence that supports it, validates Genesis history at the same time.
You know too much! April 4, 2007
Even those who do not have the Bible have no excuse; the evidence shouts that there is a Creator. There is no excuse.
Encyclopaedia Britannica: supporting a young earth! April 2, 2007
Before the promotion of uniformitarian (i.e. long-age) ‘science’ by Lyell, Darwin and others in the 19th century, the concept of billions of years for the age of the earth was unknown to science—and the church.
Can we believe the Gospels? March 28, 2007
One of Australia’s top legal minds examines the New Testament evidence for the Resurrection. He applies the standard criteria used by courts throughout the Western world to test the reliability of witnesses.
Pterosaurs flew like modern aeroplanes March 26, 2007
New discoveries about a tiny pterosaur bone show that they flew with ‘aerodynamic tricks like those found in modern aircraft’.
The poisoning of Litvinenko’s body—and mind March 21, 2007
As the poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko showed, polonium can be lethal to the body. And also to evolutionary ideas about millions of years.
Creation among the coconut palms March 19, 2007
A missionary speaks passionately of how Genesis proves crucial in giving hope despite an alarming social decay in Fiji.
Did Eve lie before the Fall? March 17, 2007
Eve told the Serpent that God commanded no touching the forbidden fruit, when He had simply said don’t eat. Was humanity’s first sin Eve lying?
Parrot prodigy March 7, 2007
A parrot with an amazing capacity for using spoken language astonishes scientists—and defies evolutionary expectations.
Dismantle the big bang March 5, 2007
Evolutionary views of the universe sprang, not from a biblical understanding of history, but from efforts to explain origins without God or the supernatural. Yet the big bang concept has major flaws which even some evolutionists now recognise are fatal to its validity.
Anti-slavery activist William Wilberforce: Christian hero February 20, 2007
How biblical Christians were at the forefront of the abolition of slavery 200 years ago, while pro-slavers told them to keep their religion out of politics.
'Sleeping beauty' bacteria February 12, 2007
Researchers have successfully revived Antarctic bacteria said to have been dormant for eight million years. But sceptics say that’s impossible—there must have been contamination. So what’s the answer?
Darwinism’s influence on modern racists and white supremacist groups: the
case of David Duke February 8, 2007
The extensive writings of David Duke, head of the largest white supremacist organization in the world, show the strong influence of evolutionary notions in his racist views.
Abortion: an indispensable right or violence against women? [sex selection, aborting girls] February 6, 2007
Sex-selection abortion has resulted in killing girl babies, leading to a surplus of men. This is a dilemma for today’s abortion-on-demand feminists, who betray the pro-life stance of the feminist founders.
Jesus Fish/Darwin Fish January 31, 2007
Opponents of Christian faith have parodied the ancient symbol of the Christian faith, the ‘Jesus fish’. Their creations underline the significance of evolutionary doctrine to unbelievers, which Christians cannot ignore.
Egyptian history and the biblical record: a perfect match? January 23, 2007
The historical accounts in Genesis and Exodus are often attacked on the basis of the ‘secure’ Egyptian chronology—but scholars are increasingly discovering that this is itself on shaky ground.
Did God create life? Ask a protein January 22, 2007
Stanley Miller’s famous 1953 experiments are anything but evidence for evolution.
The Christian foundations of the rule of law in the West: a legacy of liberty and resistance against tyranny January 18, 2007
The Bible has been historically recognized as the most important book for the development of both the rule of law and democratic institutions in the Western world.
Off the planet! January 15, 2007
A leading evolutionary scientist believes that a cosmic ‘greeting card’ could have been left in our DNA.
Global warming (climate change): what is ‘the creationist view’? January 3, 2007
How should creationists handle the hot topic of anthropogenic global warming?
In leaps and bounds January 2, 2007
How is it that frogs can jump up to 20 times their own body length, while a froghopper’s leap is equivalent to a human jumping over a 210 metre (700 ft) skyscraper?
Evolutionary stasis January 1, 2007
Are scientists guilty of using language that serves to distort or disguise the facts?
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