Feature Archive

Richard Dawkins claims to be a cultural Christian April 11, 2024
Media reports have recently highlighted Richard Dawkins’ comments that he considers himself to be a cultural Christian. What does that mean, and is it even possible?

Astronomy for Kids: Dwarf planets, asteroids and comets April 10, 2024
The best-known dwarf planet is Pluto, sometimes known as 134340. The solar system also contains other tiny bodies such as asteroids and comets. They all point to a Creator and young age.

Egypt Chronology April 9, 2024
Egyptian history intertwines with Old Testament events, but it can be confusing to try to harmonize the two. Gary Bates introduces some of the issues for laypeople.

Noah: Five things you may not know about him April 8, 2024
Noah’s global Flood followed some 16 centuries after Creation. He took his family and animals on board, including dinosaurs, but not tigers or zebras. Do you know why?

Exoplanets April 6, 2024
A challenge to biblical cosmology?

Evaluating Hume's 'Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion' April 5, 2024
Do Hume’s arguments undermine the design inference?

Review of "The Altenberg 16" April 4, 2024
A review of The Altenberg 16: An Exposé of the Evolution Industry by Suzan Mazur.

The Flood peaks CFK April 3, 2024
Mt Everest didn’t exist at the beginning of the Flood. Rather, the highest mountains were pushed up towards the very end of the Flood by strong forces on sediment layers that had yet to harden to rock.

Muddy Waters April 2, 2024
It suits the evolutionary cause to muddy the waters about natural selection—to imply it’s the same thing as evolution. But it’s crystal-clear that it’s not.

The beautiful complexity of the human eye April 1, 2024
Evolutionists have attacked the eye as ‘badly designed’, but the facts show precisely the opposite.

Cosmic and universal death from Adam's fall March 30, 2024
Romans 8 testifies that the Curse is universal in extent.

Inscriptions on the Cross March 29, 2024
Why do all four Gospels contain different versions? Does this indicate error?

Natural selection ≠ evolution March 28, 2024
An important equation people should be acquainted with.

Ice giants: Uranus and Neptune March 27, 2024
Explore Uranus and Neptune, two chilly, windy planets with strange features and biblical lessons, on your journey to the Ice Giants. Uncover their mysteries in a heavenly story.

Did Cain marry an intelligent animal March 26, 2024
An article by David Instone-Brewer suggests Cain married a non-spiritual intelligent animal with human-like form. But this raises theological difficulties.

Concrete from algae March 25, 2024
Massive amounts of limestone can form much more quickly than thought.

Young solar system March 23, 2024
Multiple lines of evidence support the Bible’s age of the solar system.

Parametric design—evidence of creation March 22, 2024
Do the form and function of organisms show signs of their parameters being constrained for function and form?

Defining terms March 21, 2024
‘Natural selection’ and ‘evolution’ can mean different things to different people. A leading evolutionist who tried to fix the problem has been largely ignored—unfortunately.

Eye-catching ‘giant’ new Burgess Shale species March 20, 2024
Besides making the ‘Cambrian Explosion’ problem worse for evolution, the exquisite detail suggests rapid burial.

Speech, music—and Neandertals March 19, 2024
Humans turn out to have a remarkable ability that is not needed for survival. But it is useful in praising the Creator …

Designed for life March 18, 2024
The earth is a systems engineering masterpiece

How can distant starlight reach us in just 6,000 years? March 16, 2024
Creationists have more in their armoury now to deal with that question than ever before—while the problems for long-age evolutionists just get worse.

Dropstones in cap carbonates March 15, 2024
A conundrum that provides opportunities for explanation in a biblical framework.

What proportion of the human genome is actually functional? March 14, 2024
The functional proportion of the genome is higher than evolutionists want, but much of the genomic sequence is unconstrained and unaffected by natural selection.

Darwin, Marx, and two letters March 13, 2024
Before Darwin died he wrote: “I do not believe in the Bible as a divine revelation, & therefore not in Jesus Christ as the son of God.”

'That's nice for you, but it's not for me' March 12, 2024
Is there such a thing as absolute truth?

Fast folding cells March 11, 2024
An almost impossible feat easily and quickly performed by cells—ever since the creation of life on earth

Counting the stars March 9, 2024
How many stars are there? The Bible got it right!

Review: 'Unearthing the Bible' by Titus Kennedy March 8, 2024
Archaeological discoveries that support the Bible is a reliable historical record.

Z factor March 7, 2024
What was the ‘Z-factor’ that convinced a university geology lecturer of a 6,000-year-old earth?

Gas giants: Jupiter and Saturn March 6, 2024
Witness the wonders of the cosmos! Journey to Jupiter and Saturn: Explore colossal gas giants, molten storms, and stunning rings in our celestial backyard.

Does it matter what people believe? March 5, 2024
Many claim that biblical creation is wrong, but postmodernism and relativism deny objective truth in the first place.

Why were ichthyosaurs and plesiosaurs so huge March 4, 2024
These marine reptiles were some of the largest animals that ever lived

Anisotropy Synchrony Convention March 2, 2024
What does CMI think about an alternative solution to the distant starlight problem?

Ganymede's magnetic field supports young solar system March 1, 2024
How could Ganymede’s magnetic field continue to exist after over 4 billion years of solar system history?

Global Flood of Genesis February 29, 2024
Textual and logical reasons why the Genesis flood must have been global not local, and why it matters for biblical history.

Creation for Kids—rocky planets February 28, 2024
Explore the captivating worlds of Mercury, Venus, and Mars—where scorching heat, crushing pressure, and frigid desolation reveal the unique splendor of our Earth as the perfect cradle of life.

Why would a loving God allow death and suffering? February 27, 2024
How can we reconcile a God of love with the natural and moral evils in the world, including tragedies, atrocities, disabilities, and pain?

Bird tracks before birds existed February 26, 2024
Sneak peek for the latest Creation magazine: Bird tracks found in South Africa date a long time before birds, according to evolution’s deep time.

How could Adam have named all the animals in a single day? February 24, 2024
Creatures need to be called something. So who decided a dog would be called a dog?

William Stukeley February 23, 2024
How members of the British Royal Society upheld biblical creation.

Is original sin unjust February 22, 2024
How is it fair that we are guilty and corrupt because of Adam’s sin? Is the doctrine of original sin itself morally problematic?

Creation for Kids—The Earth: "Created to be inhabited" February 21, 2024
Our planet is an amazing creation placed in space where it can enjoy prime position in relation to our sun and where life and life support is guaranteed.

Claims that dermatomes prove humans evolved from animals February 20, 2024
Do dermatomes make little sense unless humans evolved from other vertebrates?

Science, farming, and faith February 19, 2024
Ron Neller interviews agricultural systems researcher, Dr Ken Rickert

Radioactive dating problems February 17, 2024
Why the isotopic dates cannot be trusted.

Floating island with monkeys observed February 16, 2024
How does this relate to Noah’s Flood?

Loopholes in the evolutionary theory of the origin of life February 15, 2024
15 loopholes in the evolutionary theory of the origin of life: Summary

Creation for Kids—The moon: “The light that rules the night” February 14, 2024
The Bible calls the moon “the lesser light”. See how it defies evolutionary explanation, how phases, tides, and eclipses occur. Over 50 years ago, 12 men walked on it.

Origin of life February 13, 2024
The origin of life remains a vexed problem for those who would like to be rid of God the Creator.

Social sophistry February 12, 2024
A sneak preview of the editorial from the soon-to-be-released Creation magazine. Subscribers will be delighted with the magazine’s powerful content and brilliant graphics.

Eroding ages February 10, 2024
The continents cannot be billions of years old because they would have eroded away long ago; there should be nothing left.

Book review: 'Stalin and the Scientists' February 9, 2024
How Communism undermined science in the USSR

UFOlogists and the Peruvian alien mummy fraud February 8, 2024
The small figures from Peru that were claimed to be aliens are no more than an assemblage of bones from several different animals, held together with modern glue!

Creation for Kids—The Sun: “The light that rules the day” February 7, 2024
There wouldn't be any heat, light, or food without the sun. Additionally, it gives green plants energy so they can produce food on their own, providing sustenance for both humans and animals.

The Christian Church’s hole in the heart February 6, 2024
Even atheists are saying that the Western Church has a heart problem. This is impairing her vital mission, so what’s to be done?

Life: Designed to not evolve February 5, 2024
Does evolution program life to stop evolving or is life designed to adapt within clear limits?

Stars February 3, 2024
Stars have an amazing variety, and pose problems for evolutionary views of their origin.

Star Trek impossibilities February 2, 2024
Star Trek is an iconic science fiction series. But fiction it is, as shown by the physics of one of their acclaimed flights.

Bible contradiction claims February 1, 2024
Skeptics come up with Bible contradiction claims all the time—from the superficially plausible to the supremely preposterous. How do we deal with them? Also, does the Bible say pi = 3, and what does it mean by “God is light”?

Creation for Kids: The Solar System January 31, 2024
Ancient astronomers believed that everything in the heavens revolved around the earth. But planets occasionally seemed to go backwards briefly (retrograde motion), before going on their forward path again. How come?

Claimed Bible errors January 30, 2024
If there are errors of detail in the Bible, doesn’t that mean that everything—including the Resurrection—is open to question?

The Artificial Intelligence (AI) Revolution January 29, 2024
Humans are not meat-based computers; no matter how good an AI program might be at churning out responses to questions, it will never be emotionally involved with anything it does.

Did life come from outer space? January 27, 2024
Some evolutionists are admitting that it’s just impossible for life to have begun from nothing, on Earth. So they’re asking…

Revisiting Homo floresiensis January 26, 2024
How has our understanding of Homo floresiensis changed since its discovery was first announced in 2004?

Scientific ideas named after creationists January 25, 2024
Despite assertions that creationists don’t contribute to science, the reality is very different.

Creation for Kids: Twinkling stars January 24, 2024
God created a great variety of stars—many sizes and colours—which could not have formed naturally.

Has the New Testament been corrupted? January 23, 2024
The New Testament is the most well-attested ancient work—and we are finding new manuscripts even today!

The Road Runner January 22, 2024
Meet the Real Roadrunner: Not Just a Cartoon Character. Discover the fascinating life of the roadrunner, its incredible speed, hunting skills, superstitions.

Can we believe the Gospels January 20, 2024
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.

Evolutionary ethics: Part 3 January 19, 2024
Can kin selection explain the rise of morality?

Carboniferous floating forest 1 January 18, 2024
Part 1: Lessons from history.

Creation for kids: How did everything start? January 17, 2024
God, not the big bang, created the vast universe in six 24-hour days about 6,000 Earth years ago. Earth is an ideal home for us, and a great observatory of the universe.

The Fermi Paradox January 16, 2024
According to evolutionists, the universe should be teeming with life … but they just can’t find any.

A medical doctor shares on creation January 15, 2024
This doctor’s training strongly reinforced her belief in biblical creation.

Tribute to Russell Grigg January 13, 2024

Full time CMI-Australia editor/writer Russell Grigg went to be with the Lord on 11 January 2024, just days short of his 97th birthday. See this tribute article.

‘Parallel Roads’ of Glen Roy January 12, 2024
Were the parallel roads of Glen Roy, Scotland, made by the same Fingal who constructed the Giant’s Causeway for fear of getting wet feet? Or was it the Ice Age?

UFO phenomenon growing January 11, 2024
Society’s cultural views are constantly shifting to keep pace with its evolutionary worldview. Can the church get up to speed when much of it fails to identify the root cause?

The Universe: A HUUUUUUGE place January 10, 2024
God made a huge universe. Ancient astronomers worked out the size of the Earth, and showed from parallax that it was tiny compared to distances to stars.

Why CMI doesnt take a position January 9, 2024
The rationale behind CMI’s focus

Why did God reject Cain’s offering while accepting Abel’s? January 8, 2024
What was different about Cain and Abel and their offerings?

The mind of God and the 'big bang' January 6, 2024
Classic article refuting the big bang re-posted after 30 years, with lots of updates but not corrections. The updates reinforce the claims of the originals.

Evolutionary ethics: Part 2 January 5, 2024
Can group selection explain the rise of morality?

Natural selection fact contra Guliuzza January 4, 2024
Refuting creationist Randy Guliuzza’s criticisms of natural selection, which is actually an important part of the creation model.

The Genesis Flood for Kids: Multiple layers formed quickly January 3, 2024
Many rock layers show evidence of little time between them. This is evidence for a Global Flood that quickly laid down many layers.

Hoax testimony hoax endorsement January 2, 2024
Is eating shellfish just as much an abomination as homosexual behaviour? Refutation of sarcastic atheopathic internet letter. Plus feedback from “Greatest Hoax?” and “Refuting Compromise”

‘Pseudogenes’: Evidence of Human Evolution? HBP1 function January 1, 2024
Does human and ape DNA contain shared mistakes? Clear function for so-called pseudogene supports common design.