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 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 sea water, 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 sea water, which is a couple of degrees colder than fresh water. This presents us with several mysteries. First, cold slows down the ch... A number of species of fish live, apparently comfortably, in Antarctic waters as cold as the freezing temperature of sea water, 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 Is Pizza Good for You? http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/pizza-good-you <p>Could pizza be good for you? Research into tomatoes has shown that tomatoes, especially cooked, have powerful health benefits. That's because tomatoes have a powerful antioxidant called lycopene, in addition to beta carotene, other B vitamins, vitamin C and other important minerals. A four-ounce tomato can <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/Is%20Pizza%20Good%20for%20You.jpg" alt="Slice of pizza on a plate" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />provide you with one-third the recommended daily amount of vitamin C.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/pizza-good-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Fri, 11 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Could pizza be good for you? Research into tomatoes has shown that tomatoes, especially cooked, have powerful health benefits. That's because tomatoes have a powerful antioxidant called lycopene, in addition to beta carotene, other B vitamins, vitamin ... Could pizza be good for you? Research into tomatoes has shown that tomatoes, especially cooked, have powerful health benefits. That's because tomatoes have a powerful antioxidant called lycopene, in addition to beta carotene, other B vitamins, vitamin C and other important minerals. A four-ounce tomato can provide you with one-third the recommended daily amount of vitamin C. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/05 Is Pizza Good For You.mp3 Sense and Smell http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/sense-and-smell <p>What determines the sort of smells that we like and dislike? Is it nature or nurture? Do we like the smells of the environment, in which we were brought up, or are our likes and dislikes inherited from previous generations?</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/sense-and-smell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Thu, 10 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments What determines the sort of smells that we like and dislike? Is it nature or nurture? Do we like the smells of the environment, in which we were brought up, or are our likes and dislikes inherited from previous generations? read more What determines the sort of smells that we like and dislike? Is it nature or nurture? Do we like the smells of the environment, in which we were brought up, or are our likes and dislikes inherited from previous generations? read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/04 Sense and Smell.mp3 God’s Loving Ownership http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/god-s-loving-ownership <p>Have you ever tried to get a bottle in a baby's mouth in a dark room? It would be handy if the baby had a glowing target on its mouth. God has given the Gouldian finch, a native of Australia, a unique solution to this problem.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/god-s-loving-ownership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Wed, 09 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Have you ever tried to get a bottle in a baby's mouth in a dark room? It would be handy if the baby had a glowing target on its mouth. God has given the Gouldian finch, a native of Australia, a unique solution to this problem. read more Have you ever tried to get a bottle in a baby's mouth in a dark room? It would be handy if the baby had a glowing target on its mouth. God has given the Gouldian finch, a native of Australia, a unique solution to this problem. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/03 God s Loving Ownership.mp3 Ant Imposter Glorifies God’s Creativity http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/ant-imposter-glorifies-god-s-creativity <p>Deep inside an ant colony, perhaps in a decaying log in northern Idaho or even the north woods of Minnesota, there are ants who only think they are taking care of their pupae. In addition to attending to their young, however, they are providing a dangerous ant predator with food and protection as it matures.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/ant-imposter-glorifies-god-s-creativity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Tue, 08 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Deep inside an ant colony, perhaps in a decaying log in northern Idaho or even the north woods of Minnesota, there are ants who only think they are taking care of their pupae. In addition to attending to their young, however, they are providing a dange... Deep inside an ant colony, perhaps in a decaying log in northern Idaho or even the north woods of Minnesota, there are ants who only think they are taking care of their pupae. In addition to attending to their young, however, they are providing a dangerous ant predator with food and protection as it matures. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/02 Ant Impostor Glorified God.mp3 Unborn Babies Protect Themselves http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/unborn-babies-protect-themselves <p>When someone receives a donated organ they must take powerful drugs to prevent rejection. That's because the body's immune system identifies the implanted organ as "not me." It then assumes that the invader is dangerous and must be destroyed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/unborn-babies-protect-themselves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Mon, 07 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments When someone receives a donated organ they must take powerful drugs to prevent rejection. That's because the body's immune system identifies the implanted organ as "not me." It then assumes that the invader is dangerous and must be destroyed. read more When someone receives a donated organ they must take powerful drugs to prevent rejection. That's because the body's immune system identifies the implanted organ as "not me." It then assumes that the invader is dangerous and must be destroyed. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/01 Unborn Babies Protect Themselves.mp3 Tiny Superlatives and God’s Love http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/tiny-superlatives-and-god-s-love <p>Hummingbirds are among the most exquisite jewels in God’s creation. Many of their activities and habits seem almost unreal.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/tiny-superlatives-and-god-s-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Fri, 04 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Hummingbirds are among the most exquisite jewels in God’s creation. Many of their activities and habits seem almost unreal. read more Hummingbirds are among the most exquisite jewels in God’s creation. Many of their activities and habits seem almost unreal. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/30 Track 30_59.mp3 The Salt of the Earth http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/salt-earth <p>There are many different kinds of salts that occur naturally in our environment. Yet, only one of those salts stirs our taste buds. That salt – sodium chloride – is the tastiest of all the salts and the one that all living things need. The amazing chemistry behind this mystery shows that this is no accident.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/salt-earth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Thu, 03 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments There are many different kinds of salts that occur naturally in our environment. Yet, only one of those salts stirs our taste buds. That salt – sodium chloride – is the tastiest of all the salts and the one that all living things need. The amazing ... There are many different kinds of salts that occur naturally in our environment. Yet, only one of those salts stirs our taste buds. That salt – sodium chloride – is the tastiest of all the salts and the one that all living things need. The amazing chemistry behind this mystery shows that this is no accident. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/29 Track 29_58.mp3 The Mouse with Radiation Protection http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/mouse-radiation-protection <p>Most mice are nocturnal. The African four-striped grass mouse, however, operates in the fierce equatorial sun.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/mouse-radiation-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Wed, 02 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Most mice are nocturnal. The African four-striped grass mouse, however, operates in the fierce equatorial sun. read more Most mice are nocturnal. The African four-striped grass mouse, however, operates in the fierce equatorial sun. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/28 Track 28_59.mp3 The Flowering Chameleon http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/flowering-chameleon <p>What color is the scarlet gilia? Well, that depends on where and when it’s blooming. Despite its name, the scarlet gilia can be red, pink, and even white.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/flowering-chameleon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Tue, 01 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments What color is the scarlet gilia? Well, that depends on where and when it’s blooming. Despite its name, the scarlet gilia can be red, pink, and even white. read more What color is the scarlet gilia? Well, that depends on where and when it’s blooming. Despite its name, the scarlet gilia can be red, pink, and even white. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/27 Track 27_60.mp3 The First Xerographer http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/first-xerographer <p>Xerography is the process used in most copying machines today. The page you want copied is exposed to the bright light in the machine. That light enables the machine to make an image of your original, using electrostatic charges to record the light and dark spots on your original. The toner – that fine black powder – is then drawn to those spots on the copier paper in exactly the same spots that were dark on your original. After the powder is fixed in place, your copy – perfect in every detail – pops out.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/first-xerographer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Mon, 31 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Xerography is the process used in most copying machines today. The page you want copied is exposed to the bright light in the machine. That light enables the machine to make an image of your original, using electrostatic charges to record the light and... Xerography is the process used in most copying machines today. The page you want copied is exposed to the bright light in the machine. That light enables the machine to make an image of your original, using electrostatic charges to record the light and dark spots on your original. The toner – that fine black powder – is then drawn to those spots on the copier paper in exactly the same spots that were dark on your original. After the powder is fixed in place, your copy – perfect in every detail – pops out. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/26 Track 26_58.mp3 Taking a Bite Out of Stress http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/taking-bite-out-stress <p>Research has repeatedly shown that dogs can be an effective sedative. Continued research has now shown that dogs can relieve more stress and promote better health than even the presence of a close friend will do.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/taking-bite-out-stress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Humans Fri, 28 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Research has repeatedly shown that dogs can be an effective sedative. Continued research has now shown that dogs can relieve more stress and promote better health than even the presence of a close friend will do. read more Research has repeatedly shown that dogs can be an effective sedative. Continued research has now shown that dogs can relieve more stress and promote better health than even the presence of a close friend will do. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/25 Track 25_58.mp3 Stone Makers http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/stone-makers <p>Modern sophisticated laboratories have produced many specialized materials with amazing qualities. Yet, many creatures make ceramic materials that are stronger and tougher. If a crack starts in a piece of our ceramic, over time it grows. The same crack will not grow in ceramic made by the oyster.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/stone-makers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Thu, 27 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Modern sophisticated laboratories have produced many specialized materials with amazing qualities. Yet, many creatures make ceramic materials that are stronger and tougher. If a crack starts in a piece of our ceramic, over time it grows. The same crack... Modern sophisticated laboratories have produced many specialized materials with amazing qualities. Yet, many creatures make ceramic materials that are stronger and tougher. If a crack starts in a piece of our ceramic, over time it grows. The same crack will not grow in ceramic made by the oyster. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/24 Track 24_58.mp3 Smart Lobsters http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/smart-lobsters <p>Do spiny lobsters know that they are a delicacy to many, if not most, of the carnivores on earth? New research into the social habits of spiny lobsters shows that much of their interaction with each other is based on the fact that they have learned to cooperate in order to survive their many predators.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/smart-lobsters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Wed, 26 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Do spiny lobsters know that they are a delicacy to many, if not most, of the carnivores on earth? New research into the social habits of spiny lobsters shows that much of their interaction with each other is based on the fact that they have learned to ... Do spiny lobsters know that they are a delicacy to many, if not most, of the carnivores on earth? New research into the social habits of spiny lobsters shows that much of their interaction with each other is based on the fact that they have learned to cooperate in order to survive their many predators. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/23 Track 23_58.mp3 Sepphoris http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/sepphoris <p>Nazareth, the town in which Jesus grew up, is often portrayed as a tiny backwater town. As a result, Jesus is often portrayed as an unsophisticated man. He has been painted many times as someone who could more easily relate to farmers and shepherds than to the city dweller. Biblical researchers point out that this is not an accurate picture of Jesus of Nazareth.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/sepphoris" target="_blank">read more</a></p> History Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Nazareth, the town in which Jesus grew up, is often portrayed as a tiny backwater town. As a result, Jesus is often portrayed as an unsophisticated man. He has been painted many times as someone who could more easily relate to farmers and shepherds tha... Nazareth, the town in which Jesus grew up, is often portrayed as a tiny backwater town. As a result, Jesus is often portrayed as an unsophisticated man. He has been painted many times as someone who could more easily relate to farmers and shepherds than to the city dweller. Biblical researchers point out that this is not an accurate picture of Jesus of Nazareth. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/22 Track 22_58.mp3 Scuba Gear for Bacteria http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/scuba-gear-bacteria <p>Biotechnology may be a new word to you. It’s a relatively new science. Biotechnology is the science of engineering custom-made life forms. For example, biotechnologists can add to a bacterium the gene that makes fireflies glow. This procedure gives the bacterium the ability to glow.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/scuba-gear-bacteria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Mon, 24 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Biotechnology may be a new word to you. It’s a relatively new science. Biotechnology is the science of engineering custom-made life forms. For example, biotechnologists can add to a bacterium the gene that makes fireflies glow. This procedure gives t... Biotechnology may be a new word to you. It’s a relatively new science. Biotechnology is the science of engineering custom-made life forms. For example, biotechnologists can add to a bacterium the gene that makes fireflies glow. This procedure gives the bacterium the ability to glow. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/21 Track 21_58.mp3 Reptilian Housing Development Expert http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/reptilian-housing-development-expert <p>He looks slow and unimportant. He spends 90 percent of his time underground. But the gopher tortoise constructs a housing development that is home to over 360 species. In addition, his&nbsp; tunnels provide emergency shelter to many other creatures during forest fires.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/reptilian-housing-development-expert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments He looks slow and unimportant. He spends 90 percent of his time underground. But the gopher tortoise constructs a housing development that is home to over 360 species. In addition, his&nbsp; tunnels provide emergency shelter to many other creatures dur... He looks slow and unimportant. He spends 90 percent of his time underground. But the gopher tortoise constructs a housing development that is home to over 360 species. In addition, his&nbsp; tunnels provide emergency shelter to many other creatures during forest fires. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/20 Track 20_147.mp3 Natural Musical Abilities http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/natural-musical-abilities <p>We have previously reported on research that shows that human beings are born with a natural language ability. We are not only born with a hunger to learn language, we are also born with certain expectations about what language is. This fact can only serve as a witness to the Creator and His genius.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/natural-musical-abilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments We have previously reported on research that shows that human beings are born with a natural language ability. We are not only born with a hunger to learn language, we are also born with certain expectations about what language is. This fact can only s... We have previously reported on research that shows that human beings are born with a natural language ability. We are not only born with a hunger to learn language, we are also born with certain expectations about what language is. This fact can only serve as a witness to the Creator and His genius. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/19 Track 19_147.mp3 Music Grass http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/music-grass <p>Reed instruments like the oboe and clarinet trace their ancestry back to instruments made by the Egyptians more than 4,000 years ago. An Egyptian relief dated to about 2700 B.C. shows a clarinet- type instrument.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/music-grass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Reed instruments like the oboe and clarinet trace their ancestry back to instruments made by the Egyptians more than 4,000 years ago. An Egyptian relief dated to about 2700 B.C. shows a clarinet- type instrument. read more Reed instruments like the oboe and clarinet trace their ancestry back to instruments made by the Egyptians more than 4,000 years ago. An Egyptian relief dated to about 2700 B.C. shows a clarinet- type instrument. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/18 Track 18_148.mp3 Masters of Mimicry http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/masters-mimicry <p>Though they are only insects, stick insects seem to have an amazing knowledge of their surroundings. They are geniuses at using their predators’ weakness for their own protection.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/masters-mimicry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Tue, 18 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Though they are only insects, stick insects seem to have an amazing knowledge of their surroundings. They are geniuses at using their predators’ weakness for their own protection. read more Though they are only insects, stick insects seem to have an amazing knowledge of their surroundings. They are geniuses at using their predators’ weakness for their own protection. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/17 Track 17_147.mp3 How to Engineer a Better Turtle http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/how-engineer-better-turtle <p>Leatherback turtles make use of far more of the sea than most creatures. They can dive to depths of over 4,000 feet. They prefer cold, open ocean waters but lay their eggs on tropical beaches. Not only are they found all over the world, but the same <em>individual </em>may be found all over the world. In 1970, a turtle that was tagged off the South American coast also turned up just off the West African coast, almost 4,000 miles away.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/how-engineer-better-turtle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Mon, 17 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Leatherback turtles make use of far more of the sea than most creatures. They can dive to depths of over 4,000 feet. They prefer cold, open ocean waters but lay their eggs on tropical beaches. Not only are they found all over the world, but the same in... Leatherback turtles make use of far more of the sea than most creatures. They can dive to depths of over 4,000 feet. They prefer cold, open ocean waters but lay their eggs on tropical beaches. Not only are they found all over the world, but the same individual may be found all over the world. In 1970, a turtle that was tagged off the South American coast also turned up just off the West African coast, almost 4,000 miles away. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/16 Track 16_148.mp3 Hairy Drug Factories http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/hairy-drug-factories <p>We are all familiar with the fact that the very tips of most plant roots have tiny hairs. These hairs seek out water and nourishment from the soil and absorb them for distribution in the plant. Few people beyond some biologists and chemists are aware that these delicate portions of some plants are able to produce a large variety of important medicines. Often, the hairy parts of plant roots are able to make medicines that even our best chemists and genetic engineers cannot make.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/hairy-drug-factories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Fri, 14 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments We are all familiar with the fact that the very tips of most plant roots have tiny hairs. These hairs seek out water and nourishment from the soil and absorb them for distribution in the plant. Few people beyond some biologists and chemists are aware t... We are all familiar with the fact that the very tips of most plant roots have tiny hairs. These hairs seek out water and nourishment from the soil and absorb them for distribution in the plant. Few people beyond some biologists and chemists are aware that these delicate portions of some plants are able to produce a large variety of important medicines. Often, the hairy parts of plant roots are able to make medicines that even our best chemists and genetic engineers cannot make. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/15 Track 15_148.mp3 Glow-in-the-Dark Flowers http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/glow-dark-flowers <p>Researchers at Stanford University surprised scientific colleagues several years ago when they proved that plants were not … well, vegetative. We think of plants as things that sit and grow, not as living things that can react to their environment. Now researchers at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, have shown that plants not only react to the environment, they react with the same immediacy as animals.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com./radio/transcripts/glow-dark-flowers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Thu, 13 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Researchers at Stanford University surprised scientific colleagues several years ago when they proved that plants were not … well, vegetative. We think of plants as things that sit and grow, not as living things that can react to their environment. N... Researchers at Stanford University surprised scientific colleagues several years ago when they proved that plants were not … well, vegetative. We think of plants as things that sit and grow, not as living things that can react to their environment. Now researchers at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, have shown that plants not only react to the environment, they react with the same immediacy as animals. read more http://www.creationmoments.com./sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/14 Track 14_148.mp3