Reasons to Believe

Life Design

  • Ethyl Cyanide

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    A newly discovered molecule in the interstellar medium provided some researchers with a little bit of hope for a naturalistic explanation of … more

  • Earth’s First Life

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    A new study helps establish a consistent, unambiguous conclusion that life’s origin on Earth occurred in a geological instant. This work casts … more

  • Late Heavy Bombardment Cause

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    Planetary scientists have strengthened the evidence that Earth’s core is fine-tuned for the support of advanced life and also for an extremely … more

  • Petroleum: God's Well-Timed Gift to Mankind

    7/1/2004 by Dr. Hugh Ross

    I am old enough to remember the days when gasoline sold for $.26 a gallon. But, even at today's high prices, gasoline is a bargain compared to what it could cost if it were … more

  • Hot Amino Acids

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    Origin-of-life researchers have discovered a new challenge to a naturalistic explanation of life’s origin. In a naturalistic scenario, … more

  • Evolution of the Bee Society

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    One of the great mysteries in evolutionary theory is explaining how solitary individuals of an insect species first banded together to divide their … more

  • Mantis Shrimp Hammer

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    Biologists have discovered a new design feature for shrimp. They found that the peacock mantis shrimp possesses the fastest appendicular striker … more

  • Sea Turtle Compass

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    Biologists have discovered a remarkable design feature in green sea turtles. They noted that these turtles possess the capacity to return from … more

  • Humingbird Jaw

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    Biologists discovered a new design feature for hummingbirds. Unlike other birds, the jaws of hummingbirds are equipped for two highly specialized … more

  • Cultural Diversity

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    Evolutionists unwittingly uncovered evidence for the special creation and unique spiritual quality of the human species. Compared to other species … more

  • Origin of Altruism

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    Evolutionists struggle to find naturalistic explanations for certain unexpected human behaviors. Some of these include cooperation, morality, … more

  • Origin of Elements #3

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    Astronomers have discovered more evidence that the universe appears to have been designed for the benefit of human civilization and technology. They … more

  • Bad Design

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    Skeptics often point to supposed “bad designs” in nature as proof that the God of the Bible is not directly involved in creating life, … more

  • Early Insects

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    A new discovery challenges the naturalistic paradigm for life’s history on Earth. Zoologists found a fossil in a British … more

  • Sleep Design

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    Skeptics frequently have questioned why an all-powerful, all-wise God would have designed human bodies to require an average of eight hours a day of … more

  • Equipped for High-Tech Society

    Human beings seem vastly "over-endowed" for hunter-gatherer or agrarian existence. For tens of thousands of years humanity carried intellectual capacities that offered no discernable advantage. From a … more

  • Simple Life is Complex

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    Natural process evolution has suffered another blow. An astronomer proposes a new measure of complexity which establishes that the simplest life … more

  • Follow the Water...to Life?

    However, despite a quadrupling of funds in just six years (compared to a vastly smaller increase for all the other sciences) and despite decades of diligent searching, no one has found any evidence … more

  • Daddy Long-Legs’ Stability

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    A discovery of preserved air-breathing organs in ancient fossils of the spider-like arachnid, “daddy long-legs,” gainsays a prediction … more