Reasons to Believe

Life Design

  • Why Would a Good God Create Parasites?

    Some skeptics base their rejection of the Christian faith on bugs-specifically parasites. They argue that the existence of parasites is incompatible with belief in the all-loving, all-powerful God of … more

  • Design of Rate of Remineralization of Organics

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    American marine biologists have found a new design feature for sustaining advanced life on Earth. They discovered that the rate of remineralization … more

  • Bacterial Design for Disposing of Chlorine Toxins

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    Scientific advance has given human beings reason to be grateful for a certain bacterium. A team of American and German geneticists has found new … more

  • Cicada Resource Pulses in Forest Ecosystems

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    An American ecologist has found more evidence for the optimal design of Earth’s life for the benefit of humanity. He discovered that cicadas … more

  • New Clues to a Genesis Mystery

    Medical doctors say if you live long enough you'll probably get cancer. Cancer is one reason why none of us can live much beyond 120 years.1 How is it possible, then, that humans (before Noah) could … more

  • Species Coextinctions

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    An international team of ecologists has uncovered another serious challenge to the evolutionary model. The team examined the dependency of so-called … more

  • Nitrogen Fixation Processes

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    The multiple, complex nitrogen fixation processes found in nature present significant evidence for the supernatural design of Earth and its … more

  • Optimal Design of Ecosystem

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    A new study confirms declarations in the Bible (e.g. Job 39 and Psalm 104) that God creates life with optimal designs in the ecological … more

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

    But, even at today's high prices, gasoline is a bargain compared to what it could cost if it were not so easily and abundantly accessible. Recent research by geologists and physicists reveals that … more

  • 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