Today's Creation Moment http://www.creationmoments.com/ Each program features some scientific fact of nature that points to deliberate design not evolutionary chance. "Creation Moments" daily 2 minute radio broadcast with host Ian Taylor is heard around the world on over 1300 stations and outlets. Each program features scientific evidences of nature that points to delicate design not evolutionary chance. The daily broadcasts are compiled in our daily devotional book, Letting God Create Your Day. Each program is also available on cassette or CD. See CreationMoments.com for more information. en Creation Moments Inc. info@creationmoments.com http://www.creationmoments.com/daily-rss clean http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/all/themes/cmi/img/tpl/logo-podcast-144.jpg Today's Creation Moment http://www.creationmoments.com/ 144 144 The Amphipod's Unique Escape http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/amphipods-unique-escape <p>The hunted are smart to stay downwind of the hunter. Many predators hunt using scent, at least in part. The same principle works in water. Many predators smell chemicals given off by their <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20The%20Amphipods%20Unique%20Escape.jpg" alt="Amphipod" width="178" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />prey and use that scent to help them locate their prey. If you were a predator in a stream you would be smart to stay downstream from your prey. The prey won't smell you.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/amphipods-unique-escape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Fri, 22 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments The hunted are smart to stay downwind of the hunter. Many predators hunt using scent, at least in part. The same principle works in water. Many predators smell chemicals given off by their prey and use that scent to help them locate their prey. If you ... The hunted are smart to stay downwind of the hunter. Many predators hunt using scent, at least in part. The same principle works in water. Many predators smell chemicals given off by their prey and use that scent to help them locate their prey. If you were a predator in a stream you would be smart to stay downstream from your prey. The prey won't smell you. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/05 Track 05_152.mp3 The Key to Real Leadership http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/key-real-leadership <p>Wasp colonies in temperate zones usually wait until the end of summer to raise male young. That's because male wasps are typically useless consumers of food. They don't do anything <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20The%20Real%20Key.jpg" alt="wasp" width="200" height="121" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />worthwhile in the nest, nor do they help gather resources.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/key-real-leadership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Thu, 21 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Wasp colonies in temperate zones usually wait until the end of summer to raise male young. That's because male wasps are typically useless consumers of food. They don't do anything worthwhile in the nest, nor do they help gather resources. read more Wasp colonies in temperate zones usually wait until the end of summer to raise male young. That's because male wasps are typically useless consumers of food. They don't do anything worthwhile in the nest, nor do they help gather resources. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/04 Track 04_152.mp3 What Does the Milky Way Say About Evolution? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/what-does-milky-way-say-about-evolution <p>When we look at the size of the universe, it sometimes becomes easier to see evolution as credible. After all, when we see galaxies that are said to be billions of light years away, it seems <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20What%20Does%20the%20Milky%20Way.jpg" alt="Milky Way" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />possible that there really have been millions of years. But, in truth, the immensity of space is really not so friendly to evolution's claim that the universe, and the earth, are billions of years old.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/what-does-milky-way-say-about-evolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Astronomy Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments When we look at the size of the universe, it sometimes becomes easier to see evolution as credible. After all, when we see galaxies that are said to be billions of light years away, it seems possible that there really have been millions of years. But, ... When we look at the size of the universe, it sometimes becomes easier to see evolution as credible. After all, when we see galaxies that are said to be billions of light years away, it seems possible that there really have been millions of years. But, in truth, the immensity of space is really not so friendly to evolution's claim that the universe, and the earth, are billions of years old. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/03 Track 03_152.mp3 Not Every Gift Has Value http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/not-every-gift-has-value <p>Human bridegrooms are not the only males who give gifts to their intended. The birds and the flies do it, too. On a previous program we talked about how the bower bird woos his potential mate by <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Not%20Every%20Gift.jpg" alt="Dance fly" width="133" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />building a hut for her and decorating it with bright objects.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/not-every-gift-has-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Tue, 19 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Human bridegrooms are not the only males who give gifts to their intended. The birds and the flies do it, too. On a previous program we talked about how the bower bird woos his potential mate by building a hut for her and decorating it with bright obje... Human bridegrooms are not the only males who give gifts to their intended. The birds and the flies do it, too. On a previous program we talked about how the bower bird woos his potential mate by building a hut for her and decorating it with bright objects. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/02 Track 02_156.mp3 Don't Stress Out Your Unborn Baby http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/dont-stress-out-your-unborn-baby <p>We all instinctively know that worry and anxiety are not good for us. Previous studies have shown that stress affects our health and makes our immune systems less efficient. But somehow that <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Don%27t%20Stress%20Out.jpg" alt="Pregnant woman" width="200" height="132" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />knowledge doesn't seem to be enough to keep us from fretting about the challenges and problems of life. </p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/dont-stress-out-your-unborn-baby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Mon, 18 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments We all instinctively know that worry and anxiety are not good for us. Previous studies have shown that stress affects our health and makes our immune systems less efficient. But somehow that knowledge doesn't seem to be enough to keep us from fretting ... We all instinctively know that worry and anxiety are not good for us. Previous studies have shown that stress affects our health and makes our immune systems less efficient. But somehow that knowledge doesn't seem to be enough to keep us from fretting about the challenges and problems of life. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/01 Track 01_159.mp3 Birds Do Mental Time Travel http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/birds-do-mental-time-travel <p>Episodic memory, the ability to remember something that happened in the past is called mental time travel. It has long been thought that only humans are capable of episodic memory. New research suggests that some birds are also capable of mental time travel.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/birds-do-mental-time-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Fri, 15 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Episodic memory, the ability to remember something that happened in the past is called mental time travel. It has long been thought that only humans are capable of episodic memory. New research suggests that some birds are also capable of mental time t... Episodic memory, the ability to remember something that happened in the past is called mental time travel. It has long been thought that only humans are capable of episodic memory. New research suggests that some birds are also capable of mental time travel. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/30 Birds Do Mental Time Travel.mp3 Which Came First, the Defense or Countermeasures? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/which-came-first-defense-or-countermeasures <p>Our Lord recognized that in a sinful world we must be prepared to protect ourselves. The same is true in the animal and plant world. When it comes to trying to explain this truth using evolutionary thinking, there are some serious difficulties.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/which-came-first-defense-or-countermeasures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Thu, 14 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Our Lord recognized that in a sinful world we must be prepared to protect ourselves. The same is true in the animal and plant world. When it comes to trying to explain this truth using evolutionary thinking, there are some serious difficulties. read more Our Lord recognized that in a sinful world we must be prepared to protect ourselves. The same is true in the animal and plant world. When it comes to trying to explain this truth using evolutionary thinking, there are some serious difficulties. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/29 Which Came First-The Defense or the Countermeasure.mp3 Relax http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/relax <p>Before the Flood, people were living hundreds of years. As man grew more evil, God declared that man's lifespan would be reduced to 120 years. Modern biology has learned that we do indeed have built-in timers in each of our cells that limit the number of times they can divide. When enough cells can no longer divide, <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/Relax_0.jpg" alt="Human chromosomes (grey) capped by telomeres (white" width="200" height="157" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />we die. We can even do things to speed up the timers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/relax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Wed, 13 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Before the Flood, people were living hundreds of years. As man grew more evil, God declared that man's lifespan would be reduced to 120 years. Modern biology has learned that we do indeed have built-in timers in each of our cells that limit the number ... Before the Flood, people were living hundreds of years. As man grew more evil, God declared that man's lifespan would be reduced to 120 years. Modern biology has learned that we do indeed have built-in timers in each of our cells that limit the number of times they can divide. When enough cells can no longer divide, we die. We can even do things to speed up the timers. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/28 Relax.mp3 The Squid Without a Shadow http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/squid-without-shadow <p>Many marine creatures reflect surrounding light. They can do so because of tiny light-reflecting platelets. Typically, these crystalline platelets are made of purine, one of the building blocks of DNA, but these particular crystals cannot change how much light they reflect.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/squid-without-shadow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Tue, 12 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Many marine creatures reflect surrounding light. They can do so because of tiny light-reflecting platelets. Typically, these crystalline platelets are made of purine, one of the building blocks of DNA, but these particular crystals cannot change how mu... Many marine creatures reflect surrounding light. They can do so because of tiny light-reflecting platelets. Typically, these crystalline platelets are made of purine, one of the building blocks of DNA, but these particular crystals cannot change how much light they reflect. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/27 The Squid Without a Shadow.mp3 Geckos Don’t Need Flashlights http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/geckos-don-t-need-flashlights <p>You get up early. The illumination isn't very good, you put on your socks anyway, only to find out, in the light of day, that you have one blue and one gray sock on. That's because our eyes have cone cells to detect color, as well as rod cells that are sensitive to light, but cannot see color. So, as the light level <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/Geckos%20Don%27t%20Need_0.jpg" alt="Gecko (not the hooded gecko)." width="200" height="133" style="margin: 5px; float: left;" />becomes lower, we have a decreasing ability to detect colors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/geckos-don-t-need-flashlights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Mon, 11 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments You get up early. The illumination isn't very good, you put on your socks anyway, only to find out, in the light of day, that you have one blue and one gray sock on. That's because our eyes have cone cells to detect color, as well as rod cells that are... You get up early. The illumination isn't very good, you put on your socks anyway, only to find out, in the light of day, that you have one blue and one gray sock on. That's because our eyes have cone cells to detect color, as well as rod cells that are sensitive to light, but cannot see color. So, as the light level becomes lower, we have a decreasing ability to detect colors. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/26 Geckos Dont Need Flashlights.mp3 What Value is Music? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/what-value-music <p>The Bible tells us that the earliest generations of human beings were making music. By the time the eighth generation of man came along, Jubal, a member of that generation was able to make his living providing musical instruments. On the evolutionary side of things, however, musical ability would seem to provide no <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/What%20Value%20Is%20Music_0.jpg" alt="Guitar neck" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />survival advantage. Yet, the human brain devotes considerable resources to the processing of music.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/what-value-music" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Fri, 08 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments The Bible tells us that the earliest generations of human beings were making music. By the time the eighth generation of man came along, Jubal, a member of that generation was able to make his living providing musical instruments. On the evolutionary s... The Bible tells us that the earliest generations of human beings were making music. By the time the eighth generation of man came along, Jubal, a member of that generation was able to make his living providing musical instruments. On the evolutionary side of things, however, musical ability would seem to provide no survival advantage. Yet, the human brain devotes considerable resources to the processing of music. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/25 What Value is Music.mp3 Species Confusion May Kill Ape-man http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/species-confusion-may-kill-ape-man <p>A debate about the definition of "species" may remove Homo erectus from the human evolutionary tree.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/species-confusion-may-kill-ape-man" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Evolution's Mistakes Thu, 07 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments A debate about the definition of "species" may remove Homo erectus from the human evolutionary tree. read more A debate about the definition of "species" may remove Homo erectus from the human evolutionary tree. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/24 Species Confusion May Kill Ape Man.mp3 A Pure Faith and a Clean Earth http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/pure-faith-and-clean-earth <p>The first book that urged us to take good care of the earth was the Bible. The Bible also reminds those who would be careless about their responsibilities that there is a Creator who is going to hold us accountable for how we carry out our responsibilities. Why, then, does Christianity always seem to be taking the blame for <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/A%20Pure%20Faith.jpg" alt="The sunflower is an internationally recognized symbol of Green politics." width="200" height="143" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />destruction of the environment?</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/pure-faith-and-clean-earth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> History Wed, 06 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments The first book that urged us to take good care of the earth was the Bible. The Bible also reminds those who would be careless about their responsibilities that there is a Creator who is going to hold us accountable for how we carry out our responsibili... The first book that urged us to take good care of the earth was the Bible. The Bible also reminds those who would be careless about their responsibilities that there is a Creator who is going to hold us accountable for how we carry out our responsibilities. Why, then, does Christianity always seem to be taking the blame for destruction of the environment? read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/23 A Pure Faith and a Clean Earth.mp3 Dusty Stars http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/dusty-stars <p>The news has again been filled with stories about the search for planets orbiting nearby stars. All these stories assume that our Earth was not formed by God. They perpetuate the idea that the <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/Dusty%20Stars%20S.jpg" alt="Artist's impression of dust around Beta Pictoris" width="200" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />Earth and other planets in the solar system formed when dust around the young sun began to collect into lumps.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/dusty-stars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Astronomy Tue, 05 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments The news has again been filled with stories about the search for planets orbiting nearby stars. All these stories assume that our Earth was not formed by God. They perpetuate the idea that the Earth and other planets in the solar system formed when dus... The news has again been filled with stories about the search for planets orbiting nearby stars. All these stories assume that our Earth was not formed by God. They perpetuate the idea that the Earth and other planets in the solar system formed when dust around the young sun began to collect into lumps. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/22 Dusty Stars.mp3 Coded for a Poisonous Lifestyle http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/coded-poisonous-lifestyle <p>The bacterium Bacillus cereus likes to live in soil that would kill most other bacteria. It’s bothered neither by lethal concentrations of metal nor natural antibiotics.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/coded-poisonous-lifestyle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Mon, 04 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments The bacterium Bacillus cereus likes to live in soil that would kill most other bacteria. It’s bothered neither by lethal concentrations of metal nor natural antibiotics. read more The bacterium Bacillus cereus likes to live in soil that would kill most other bacteria. It’s bothered neither by lethal concentrations of metal nor natural antibiotics. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/21 Coded for a Poisonous Life Style.mp3 Cherry Blossom http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/cherry-blossom <p>What can be more appealing, than the sight of a cherry tree in full bloom? Cherry blossom seems to enhance every environment, of which it is a part. Even urban areas can play host <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/182%2010%20Cherry%20Blossom.jpg" alt="Cherry blossoms" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />to cherry trees, and concrete city can be made attractive for a while, when the blossoms appear.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/cherry-blossom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Fri, 01 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments What can be more appealing, than the sight of a cherry tree in full bloom? Cherry blossom seems to enhance every environment, of which it is a part. Even urban areas can play host to cherry trees, and concrete city can be made attractive for a while, w... What can be more appealing, than the sight of a cherry tree in full bloom? Cherry blossom seems to enhance every environment, of which it is a part. Even urban areas can play host to cherry trees, and concrete city can be made attractive for a while, when the blossoms appear. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/20 Cherry Blossom.mp3 Sub Creation http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/sub-creation <p>“What is the place of art in the Christian life?”, asked Francis Schaeffer. Many people have pondered the same question. Writers who might, broadly, be considered within a Christian <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/182%2009%20Sub%20Creation.jpg" alt="Artist painting on a canvas" width="136" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />worldview have commented on this issue before. Perhaps the most famous quote on the subject is from J.R.R. Tolkein, who said this about his fantasy stories:</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/sub-creation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Thu, 31 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments “What is the place of art in the Christian life?”, asked Francis Schaeffer. Many people have pondered the same question. Writers who might, broadly, be considered within a Christian worldview have commented on this issue before. Perhaps the most fa... “What is the place of art in the Christian life?”, asked Francis Schaeffer. Many people have pondered the same question. Writers who might, broadly, be considered within a Christian worldview have commented on this issue before. Perhaps the most famous quote on the subject is from J.R.R. Tolkein, who said this about his fantasy stories: read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/19 Sub Creation.mp3 Brew by Design http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/brew-design <p>You might not all agree with me, but I love to start the day with a cup of coffee. It was not until I came to live in the US, that I fully began to appreciate quality coffee, and this appreciation is <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/182%2008%20Brew%20by%20Design.JPG" alt="Cup of coffee" width="200" height="150" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />enhanced all the more here in the Pacific Northwest, where every block’s corner seems to host a wooden shack, serving this delicious honey-colored beverage.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/brew-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments You might not all agree with me, but I love to start the day with a cup of coffee. It was not until I came to live in the US, that I fully began to appreciate quality coffee, and this appreciation is enhanced all the more here in the Pacific Northwest,... You might not all agree with me, but I love to start the day with a cup of coffee. It was not until I came to live in the US, that I fully began to appreciate quality coffee, and this appreciation is enhanced all the more here in the Pacific Northwest, where every block’s corner seems to host a wooden shack, serving this delicious honey-colored beverage. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/18 Brew by Design.mp3 Beethoven and the Lamb of God http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/beethoven-and-lamb-god <p>One of my favorite classical composers is Ludwig van Beethoven. While Bach wrote theological notes in the margins of his manuscripts, and his well-thumbed Bible also contained <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/182%2007%20Beethoven%20and%20the%20Lamb%20of%20God.jpg" alt="Painting of Beethoven" width="166" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />comments, Beethoven’s music is honest in its skepticism. There is power and passion in it, as well as a great deal of anger.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/beethoven-and-lamb-god" target="_blank">read more</a></p> History Tue, 29 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments One of my favorite classical composers is Ludwig van Beethoven. While Bach wrote theological notes in the margins of his manuscripts, and his well-thumbed Bible also contained comments, Beethoven’s music is honest in its skepticism. There is power an... One of my favorite classical composers is Ludwig van Beethoven. While Bach wrote theological notes in the margins of his manuscripts, and his well-thumbed Bible also contained comments, Beethoven’s music is honest in its skepticism. There is power and passion in it, as well as a great deal of anger. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/17 Beethoven and the Lamb of God.mp3 Life on Ocean Worlds? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/life-ocean-worlds <p>I recently talked about ideas concerning a possible planet-covering ocean on Enceladus – one of the moons of Saturn. There are other moons of Saturn and Jupiter thought to be covered by similar ice-crusted oceans. The reason why such <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/182%2006%20Life%20on%20Ocean%20Worlds_0.jpg" alt="Underwater vents" width="200" height="150" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />findings excite evolutionists, is that they think these oceans might contain hydro-thermal vents, like those found on Earth.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/life-ocean-worlds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Astronomy Mon, 28 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments I recently talked about ideas concerning a possible planet-covering ocean on Enceladus – one of the moons of Saturn. There are other moons of Saturn and Jupiter thought to be covered by similar ice-crusted oceans. The reason why such findings excite ... I recently talked about ideas concerning a possible planet-covering ocean on Enceladus – one of the moons of Saturn. There are other moons of Saturn and Jupiter thought to be covered by similar ice-crusted oceans. The reason why such findings excite evolutionists, is that they think these oceans might contain hydro-thermal vents, like those found on Earth. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/16 Life on Ocean Worlds.mp3 The Ocean of Enceladus http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/ocean-enceladus <p>Could the stuff of science fiction be a reality in the outer reaches of our Solar System? As a boy, I read two sci-fi novels, which proposed that the planet Venus was covered in ocean: Lucky Starr <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/182%2005%20The%20Oceans%20of%20Enceladus.jpg" alt="Planet in space" width="200" height="200" style="margin: 5px 8px; float: left;" />and the Oceans of Venus, by atheist writer Isaac Asimov (published in 1954 under the pseudonym Paul French) and Perelandra (1943), by Christian writer C.S. Lewis.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/ocean-enceladus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Astronomy Fri, 25 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Could the stuff of science fiction be a reality in the outer reaches of our Solar System? As a boy, I read two sci-fi novels, which proposed that the planet Venus was covered in ocean: Lucky Starr and the Oceans of Venus, by atheist writer Isaac Asimov... Could the stuff of science fiction be a reality in the outer reaches of our Solar System? As a boy, I read two sci-fi novels, which proposed that the planet Venus was covered in ocean: Lucky Starr and the Oceans of Venus, by atheist writer Isaac Asimov (published in 1954 under the pseudonym Paul French) and Perelandra (1943), by Christian writer C.S. Lewis. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/15 The Ocean of Enceladus.mp3 The Art of Folding http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/art-folding <p>As a child in the 60s, going for a meal at my Godmother’s house was a fascinating experience. In those days, many families would get out the best dinnerware for such occasions, and would probably provide napkins—or serviettes as we called them.. But my Godmother would fold the paper serviettes into swans, rabbits and all manner of beautiful objects.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/art-folding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Thu, 24 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments As a child in the 60s, going for a meal at my Godmother’s house was a fascinating experience. In those days, many families would get out the best dinnerware for such occasions, and would probably provide napkins—or serviettes as we called them.. Bu... As a child in the 60s, going for a meal at my Godmother’s house was a fascinating experience. In those days, many families would get out the best dinnerware for such occasions, and would probably provide napkins—or serviettes as we called them.. But my Godmother would fold the paper serviettes into swans, rabbits and all manner of beautiful objects. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/14 The Art of Folding.mp3 The Beginning of Wisdom http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/beginning-wisdom <p>What arrogance to tell someone that he is a fool! How much more arrogant, if that man is a highly educated, highly qualified scientist, with a string of degrees and doctorates to his name. Such a man might think that he has the right to comment on the existence, or rather the non-existence, of God, and that his <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/182%2003%20The%20Beginning%20of%20Wisdom.jpg" alt="Antique Bible on a table" width="200" height="129" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />intellectual superiority will be sufficient to convince his hearers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/beginning-wisdom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Philosophy Wed, 23 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments What arrogance to tell someone that he is a fool! How much more arrogant, if that man is a highly educated, highly qualified scientist, with a string of degrees and doctorates to his name. Such a man might think that he has the right to comment on the ... What arrogance to tell someone that he is a fool! How much more arrogant, if that man is a highly educated, highly qualified scientist, with a string of degrees and doctorates to his name. Such a man might think that he has the right to comment on the existence, or rather the non-existence, of God, and that his intellectual superiority will be sufficient to convince his hearers. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/13 The Beginning of Wisdom.mp3 A Lingering Myth of Evolution http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/lingering-myth-evolution <p>Ernst Haeckel is famous for having produced diagrams of embryos, to show their similarity. His idea was that “ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny”. In other words, the developmental stages, through which an embryo goes (ontogeny), are a sort of recapitulation of the evolution of that organism (phylogeny). I clearly remember being taught this, as an evidence of evolution, when I was in elementary school.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/lingering-myth-evolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Evolution's Mistakes Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Ernst Haeckel is famous for having produced diagrams of embryos, to show their similarity. His idea was that “ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny”. In other words, the developmental stages, through which an embryo goes (ontogeny), are a sort of recapi... Ernst Haeckel is famous for having produced diagrams of embryos, to show their similarity. His idea was that “ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny”. In other words, the developmental stages, through which an embryo goes (ontogeny), are a sort of recapitulation of the evolution of that organism (phylogeny). I clearly remember being taught this, as an evidence of evolution, when I was in elementary school. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/12 A Lingering Myth of Evolution.mp3 Material Design http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/material-design <p>When I was a department head in a high school in Wales, I had to kit out a new science laboratory. My team and I chose laboratory work surfaces, made from a specially designed material. This artificial material was resistant to corrosion by strong acids, and other chemicals and solvents. It was impervious to ink, so <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/182%2001%20Material%20Design.jpg" alt="Woodland stream and rocks" width="200" height="134" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />that graffiti left by schoolchildren could easily be removed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/material-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments When I was a department head in a high school in Wales, I had to kit out a new science laboratory. My team and I chose laboratory work surfaces, made from a specially designed material. This artificial material was resistant to corrosion by strong acid... When I was a department head in a high school in Wales, I had to kit out a new science laboratory. My team and I chose laboratory work surfaces, made from a specially designed material. This artificial material was resistant to corrosion by strong acids, and other chemicals and solvents. It was impervious to ink, so that graffiti left by schoolchildren could easily be removed. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/11 Material Design.mp3 Human Speech Itself Glorifies God http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/human-speech-itself-glorifies-god <p>Several different animals communicate on a limited basis with one another. But human speech is unique, leaving those who believe in evolution perplexed. The very oldest human fossils show the bony structures needed to support speech. Evolutionists will admit, in a candid moment, that they have no idea how speech <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/Human%20Speech%20Itself%20Glorifies%20%20God.jpg" alt="Endoscopic inage of an inflamed human larynx" width="200" height="162" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />could have evolved.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/human-speech-itself-glorifies-god" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Fri, 18 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Several different animals communicate on a limited basis with one another. But human speech is unique, leaving those who believe in evolution perplexed. The very oldest human fossils show the bony structures needed to support speech. Evolutionists will... Several different animals communicate on a limited basis with one another. But human speech is unique, leaving those who believe in evolution perplexed. The very oldest human fossils show the bony structures needed to support speech. Evolutionists will admit, in a candid moment, that they have no idea how speech could have evolved. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/10 Human Speech Glorifies God.mp3 The Family that Prays Together… http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/family-prays-together <p>We have all heard it said that, the family that prays together, stays together. A new survey by the Barna Research Group indicates that this old saying is still true. The phone survey interviewed 1,512 Christians about their marriage history and their church membership.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/family-prays-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Thu, 17 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments We have all heard it said that, the family that prays together, stays together. A new survey by the Barna Research Group indicates that this old saying is still true. The phone survey interviewed 1,512 Christians about their marriage history and their ... We have all heard it said that, the family that prays together, stays together. A new survey by the Barna Research Group indicates that this old saying is still true. The phone survey interviewed 1,512 Christians about their marriage history and their church membership. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/09 The Family That Prays Together.mp3 Learn of God’s Loving Provision http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/learn-god-s-loving-provision <p>A number of species of fish live, apparently comfortably, in Antarctic waters as cold as the freezing temperature of seawater, which is a couple of degrees colder than fresh water. This presents us with several mysteries. First, cold slows down the chemistry necessary for life. At these temperatures, life's <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/Learn%20of%20God%27s%20Loving%20%20Provision_0.jpg" alt="Ocellated Icefish" width="200" height="96" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />chemistry all but stops.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/learn-god-s-loving-provision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments A number of species of fish live, apparently comfortably, in Antarctic waters as cold as the freezing temperature of seawater, which is a couple of degrees colder than fresh water. This presents us with several mysteries. First, cold slows down the che... A number of species of fish live, apparently comfortably, in Antarctic waters as cold as the freezing temperature of seawater, which is a couple of degrees colder than fresh water. This presents us with several mysteries. First, cold slows down the chemistry necessary for life. At these temperatures, life's chemistry all but stops. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/08 Learn of God s Loving Provision.mp3 Airplane Fingers http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/airplane-fingers <p>Aerodynamics, the science of flight, is a highly complex science. This is because many complex forces are acting on anything in flight. These forces include the power available for flight and drag produced by the flying object. Each of these categories include many additional forces that depend on the shape of the <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/Airplane%20Fingers.jpg" alt="Learjet with winglets" width="200" height="120" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />flying object, the shape and length of the wings, the speed and the altitude.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/airplane-fingers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Tue, 15 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Aerodynamics, the science of flight, is a highly complex science. This is because many complex forces are acting on anything in flight. These forces include the power available for flight and drag produced by the flying object. Each of these categories... Aerodynamics, the science of flight, is a highly complex science. This is because many complex forces are acting on anything in flight. These forces include the power available for flight and drag produced by the flying object. Each of these categories include many additional forces that depend on the shape of the flying object, the shape and length of the wings, the speed and the altitude. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/07 Airplane Fingers.mp3 Those Gifted Red Knots http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/those-gifted-red-knots <p>Shore birds like the oystercatcher search for buried mollusks by touch. They poke around in the sand, hoping to find a hard-shelled mollusk. But if you have ever tried to find something that was hiding where you couldn't see it, you know that this method of looking for something is not very efficient. But another <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/Those%20Gifted%20Red%20Knots.jpg" alt="Red Knot bird in the water" width="161" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />shore bird, the red knot, seems to know just where to find its hidden food.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/those-gifted-red-knots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Mon, 14 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Shore birds like the oystercatcher search for buried mollusks by touch. They poke around in the sand, hoping to find a hard-shelled mollusk. But if you have ever tried to find something that was hiding where you couldn't see it, you know that this meth... Shore birds like the oystercatcher search for buried mollusks by touch. They poke around in the sand, hoping to find a hard-shelled mollusk. But if you have ever tried to find something that was hiding where you couldn't see it, you know that this method of looking for something is not very efficient. But another shore bird, the red knot, seems to know just where to find its hidden food. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/06 Those Gifted Red Knots.mp3