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 A Herald of Righteousness http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/herald-righteousness <p>In 2 Peter 2:5, the apostle remarks, almost parenthetically, that “[God] did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought a <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20A%20Herald%20of%20Righteousness_0.jpg" alt="Painting of Noah's ark on the water" width="200" height="141" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />flood upon the world of the ungodly.” Noah was a herald of righteousness—someone proclaiming the Good News!</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/herald-righteousness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> History Tue, 17 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments In 2 Peter 2:5, the apostle remarks, almost parenthetically, that “[God] did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought a flood upon the world of the ungodly.” Noah was a herald of... In 2 Peter 2:5, the apostle remarks, almost parenthetically, that “[God] did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought a flood upon the world of the ungodly.” Noah was a herald of righteousness—someone proclaiming the Good News! read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/22 Track 22_59.mp3 God: Natural or Supernatural http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/god-natural-or-supernatural <p>C.S. Lewis suggested that those who deny the supernatural can still believe in a god of sorts. He said:</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/god-natural-or-supernatural" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Philosophy Mon, 16 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments C.S. Lewis suggested that those who deny the supernatural can still believe in a god of sorts. He said: read more C.S. Lewis suggested that those who deny the supernatural can still believe in a god of sorts. He said: read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/21 Track 21_59.mp3 Eight Legged Thievery http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/eight-legged-thievery <p>Out of more than 30,000 species of spiders, there are three species that make their living through thievery. Several years ago that number was raised from two with the discovery of a tiny, thieving <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Eight-legged.jpg" alt="Diagram of the internal anatomy of a female two-lunged spider. " width="200" height="88" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />species on the island of Taiwan. The other two species live in South America and are known to steal only silk from the webs of other spiders.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/eight-legged-thievery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Fri, 13 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Out of more than 30,000 species of spiders, there are three species that make their living through thievery. Several years ago that number was raised from two with the discovery of a tiny, thieving species on the island of Taiwan. The other two species... Out of more than 30,000 species of spiders, there are three species that make their living through thievery. Several years ago that number was raised from two with the discovery of a tiny, thieving species on the island of Taiwan. The other two species live in South America and are known to steal only silk from the webs of other spiders. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/20 Track 20_152.mp3 He Literally Walks on Water http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/he-literally-walks-water <p>Would you like to be able to walk on water the way Jesus did? The closest human beings have come to walking on water is water skiing, which some even do without skis. But they still need a <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20He%20Literally%20Walks.jpg" alt="Brown basilisk, basking in the sun. " width="200" height="135" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />powerful and noisy power boat to do it. But there is an animal that can walk on water without help of any kind.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/he-literally-walks-water" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Thu, 12 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Would you like to be able to walk on water the way Jesus did? The closest human beings have come to walking on water is water skiing, which some even do without skis. But they still need a powerful and noisy power boat to do it. But there is an animal ... Would you like to be able to walk on water the way Jesus did? The closest human beings have come to walking on water is water skiing, which some even do without skis. But they still need a powerful and noisy power boat to do it. But there is an animal that can walk on water without help of any kind. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/19 Track 19_152.mp3 The Origin of Racism http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/origin-racism <p>The descendants of Ham, who were cursed, were the Canaanites. Yet when Rahab, a Canaanite, came to faith in the true God, she not only was welcomed to marry a believer, but God included her in the <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20The%20Origin%20of%20Racism.jpg" alt="Photo of a segregated neighborhood." width="200" height="142" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />line leading to Christ. The idea of different races, as distinct from different religions, was not much of an issue until 1859 when Charles Darwin published his famous book, On the Origin of Species.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/origin-racism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Creation Wed, 11 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments The descendants of Ham, who were cursed, were the Canaanites. Yet when Rahab, a Canaanite, came to faith in the true God, she not only was welcomed to marry a believer, but God included her in the line leading to Christ. The idea of different races, as... The descendants of Ham, who were cursed, were the Canaanites. Yet when Rahab, a Canaanite, came to faith in the true God, she not only was welcomed to marry a believer, but God included her in the line leading to Christ. The idea of different races, as distinct from different religions, was not much of an issue until 1859 when Charles Darwin published his famous book, On the Origin of Species. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/18 Track 18_153.mp3 There Could Be Magic Dragons http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/there-could-be-magic-dragons <p>Numerous television programs have been made about the Komodo dragon and the creatures are even going on display at some zoos. Reaching up to 400 pounds, they can even outrun a man. And they eat anything that they find dead or alive. Even a simple bite from a <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Ther%20Could%20Be%20Magic%20Dragons.jpg" alt="Komodo dragon" width="200" height="134" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />dragon will prove fatal within 72 hours unless you get immediate treatment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/there-could-be-magic-dragons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Numerous television programs have been made about the Komodo dragon and the creatures are even going on display at some zoos. Reaching up to 400 pounds, they can even outrun a man. And they eat anything that they find dead or alive. Even a simple bite ... Numerous television programs have been made about the Komodo dragon and the creatures are even going on display at some zoos. Reaching up to 400 pounds, they can even outrun a man. And they eat anything that they find dead or alive. Even a simple bite from a dragon will prove fatal within 72 hours unless you get immediate treatment. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/17 Track 17_152.mp3 Where Does True Knowledge Come From? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/where-does-true-knowledge-come <p>Americans lead the industrialized world in belief in creationism and a literal Bible. A recent study by a University of Cincinnati researcher, compares American's belief in a recent creation and the truth of the Bible with beliefs in other countries. The study <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Where%20Does%20True%20Knowledge.jpg" alt="A Bible" width="200" height="150" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />found that 45 percent of Americans believe that God created the world less than 10,000 years ago. Another 40 percent try to mix God and evolution.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/where-does-true-knowledge-come" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Creation Mon, 09 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Americans lead the industrialized world in belief in creationism and a literal Bible. A recent study by a University of Cincinnati researcher, compares American's belief in a recent creation and the truth of the Bible with beliefs in other countries. T... Americans lead the industrialized world in belief in creationism and a literal Bible. A recent study by a University of Cincinnati researcher, compares American's belief in a recent creation and the truth of the Bible with beliefs in other countries. The study found that 45 percent of Americans believe that God created the world less than 10,000 years ago. Another 40 percent try to mix God and evolution. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/16 Track 16_153.mp3 Parrot Denies Evolution http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/parrot-denies-evolution <p>According to evolution theory, birds should not have been around at the time of the dinosaurs. This is especially true of the parrot, which is supposed by those who believe in evolution to be a more <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Parrot.jpg" alt="Parrot" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />highly-evolved bird.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/parrot-denies-evolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archaeology Fri, 06 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments According to evolution theory, birds should not have been around at the time of the dinosaurs. This is especially true of the parrot, which is supposed by those who believe in evolution to be a more highly-evolved bird. read more According to evolution theory, birds should not have been around at the time of the dinosaurs. This is especially true of the parrot, which is supposed by those who believe in evolution to be a more highly-evolved bird. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/15 Track 15_153.mp3 Is the Mammoth Making a Comeback? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/mammoth-making-comeback <p>Will the mammoth walk the earth again? At one time, herds of these giant creatures, which stand 10 to 12 feet tall at the shoulder, covered North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. In late <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Is%20the%20Mammoth.JPG" alt="Skeleton of Columbian mammoth " width="200" height="150" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />1999, Russian and American scientists excavated a buried, frozen mammoth in Northern Siberia.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/mammoth-making-comeback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archaeology Thu, 05 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Will the mammoth walk the earth again? At one time, herds of these giant creatures, which stand 10 to 12 feet tall at the shoulder, covered North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. In late 1999, Russian and American scientists excavated a buried, frozen... Will the mammoth walk the earth again? At one time, herds of these giant creatures, which stand 10 to 12 feet tall at the shoulder, covered North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. In late 1999, Russian and American scientists excavated a buried, frozen mammoth in Northern Siberia. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/14 Track 14_153.mp3 The Nose Knows http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/nose-knows <p>We all know that we each started out as a single cell in our mother's womb. Then those cells began to divide and within 21 days we had a working nervous system and a beating heart. How did all those new cells know how to hook up to each other to knit <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20The%20Nose%20Knows.jpg" alt="Woman smelling a flower" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />together our nerve connections? How do other cells know to hook up with each other to make our circulatory system, or form the heart?</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/nose-knows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> God's Design Wed, 04 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments We all know that we each started out as a single cell in our mother's womb. Then those cells began to divide and within 21 days we had a working nervous system and a beating heart. How did all those new cells know how to hook up to each other to knit t... We all know that we each started out as a single cell in our mother's womb. Then those cells began to divide and within 21 days we had a working nervous system and a beating heart. How did all those new cells know how to hook up to each other to knit together our nerve connections? How do other cells know to hook up with each other to make our circulatory system, or form the heart? read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/13 Track 13_152.mp3 Is This Any Way to Do Business? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/any-way-do-business <p>Evolutionary scientists tell us that mutations were central to the production of the great variety of creatures on earth today from the first living cell. At the same time, biologists admit that 99 <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Is%20This%20Any%20Way.jpg" alt="A mutation in garden moss rose to produce flowers of different colors." width="173" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />percent of all mutations are harmful.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/any-way-do-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Evolution's Mistakes Tue, 03 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Evolutionary scientists tell us that mutations were central to the production of the great variety of creatures on earth today from the first living cell. At the same time, biologists admit that 99 percent of all mutations are harmful. read more Evolutionary scientists tell us that mutations were central to the production of the great variety of creatures on earth today from the first living cell. At the same time, biologists admit that 99 percent of all mutations are harmful. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/12 Track 12_155.mp3 More About Amazing Aspirin http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/more-about-amazing-aspirin <p>A few years ago we aired a "Creation Moments" program about how plants seem to have pain and alarm responses similar to humans and animals. Of course, we don't know if plants have feelings as we <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20More%20About%20Amazing%20Aspirin.jpg" alt="Asprin bottle" width="200" height="134" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />know them. But when a plant is injured, it produces a chemical called jasmonic acid. This acid produces a vapor, similar to the jasmine in commercial perfumes, that is sensed by surrounding plants.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/more-about-amazing-aspirin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Mon, 02 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments A few years ago we aired a "Creation Moments" program about how plants seem to have pain and alarm responses similar to humans and animals. Of course, we don't know if plants have feelings as we know them. But when a plant is injured, it produces a che... A few years ago we aired a "Creation Moments" program about how plants seem to have pain and alarm responses similar to humans and animals. Of course, we don't know if plants have feelings as we know them. But when a plant is injured, it produces a chemical called jasmonic acid. This acid produces a vapor, similar to the jasmine in commercial perfumes, that is sensed by surrounding plants. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/11 Track 11_156.mp3 Rare and Hidden Flowers http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/rare-and-hidden-flowers <p>Two strange species of orchids are among the rarest flowers in the world. These unconventional plants live their entire lives underground, even flowering underground. Most often, their <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Rare%20and%20Hidden_1.jpg" alt="Rhizanthella gardneri (underground orchid)." width="159" height="200" style="margin: 5px; float: left;" />flowers never break the surface of the ground. One of these species, Cryptanthemus, has been found only three times in this century. Only 150 flowering Rhizanthella plants have ever been found.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/rare-and-hidden-flowers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plants Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments Two strange species of orchids are among the rarest flowers in the world. These unconventional plants live their entire lives underground, even flowering underground. Most often, their flowers never break the surface of the ground. One of these species... Two strange species of orchids are among the rarest flowers in the world. These unconventional plants live their entire lives underground, even flowering underground. Most often, their flowers never break the surface of the ground. One of these species, Cryptanthemus, has been found only three times in this century. Only 150 flowering Rhizanthella plants have ever been found. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/10 Track 10_154.mp3 The Deception of a Glow in the Dark Shark http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/deception-glow-dark-shark <p>The creation is filled with plants and animals which use deception to survive. The glow in the dark cookie-cutter shark is a master at such deception.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/deception-glow-dark-shark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animals Thu, 28 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments The creation is filled with plants and animals which use deception to survive. The glow in the dark cookie-cutter shark is a master at such deception. read more The creation is filled with plants and animals which use deception to survive. The glow in the dark cookie-cutter shark is a master at such deception. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/09 Track 09_154.mp3 Modern Medicine Is Catching Up with the Bible http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/modern-medicine-catching-bible <p>For thousands of years the Bible has taught that there is a link between spiritual health and physical health. When rationalism came along, many sought to deny the spiritual aspect of <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Modern%20Medicine.jpg" alt="Man sitting in quiet thought" width="200" height="133" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />humans. For them, the spiritual and the material have nothing to do with each other. Even medicine was, and still is, taught and practiced by many without any consideration of human spirituality.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/modern-medicine-catching-bible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Wed, 27 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments For thousands of years the Bible has taught that there is a link between spiritual health and physical health. When rationalism came along, many sought to deny the spiritual aspect of humans. For them, the spiritual and the material have nothing to do ... For thousands of years the Bible has taught that there is a link between spiritual health and physical health. When rationalism came along, many sought to deny the spiritual aspect of humans. For them, the spiritual and the material have nothing to do with each other. Even medicine was, and still is, taught and practiced by many without any consideration of human spirituality. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/08 Track 08_156.mp3 Saliva Is Nothing to Spit At http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/saliva-nothing-spit <p>Someday, instead of having to give a blood sample during your physical exam, the doctor might just ask you for a saliva sample. Saliva is an amazing fluid. Besides helping us moisten and digest <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20Saliva.jpg" alt="Salivary glands" width="200" height="200" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />food, saliva is able to speed healing and fight bacteria, fungi and viruses. Saliva is chemically almost identical to the clear part of your blood. It even has, in lesser concentrations, the infectious organisms found in your blood.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/saliva-nothing-spit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Humans Tue, 26 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:00 Creation Moments Someday, instead of having to give a blood sample during your physical exam, the doctor might just ask you for a saliva sample. Saliva is an amazing fluid. Besides helping us moisten and digest food, saliva is able to speed healing and fight bacteria, ... Someday, instead of having to give a blood sample during your physical exam, the doctor might just ask you for a saliva sample. Saliva is an amazing fluid. Besides helping us moisten and digest food, saliva is able to speed healing and fight bacteria, fungi and viruses. Saliva is chemically almost identical to the clear part of your blood. It even has, in lesser concentrations, the infectious organisms found in your blood. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/07 Track 07_157.mp3 How Small Can Life Be? http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/how-small-can-life-be <p>How small can a living thing be and still be considered alive? Viruses are not considered living things because they cannot reproduce on their own. But now scientists have confirmed the <img src="/sites/creationmoments.com/files/images/183%20How%20Small.jpg" alt="Structures found on meteorite fragment" width="200" height="137" style="float: left; margin: 5px;" />existence of bacteria that are smaller than the largest viruses and yet can reproduce on their own. They call this amazing class of bacteria nanobacteria. They are less that 20 percent the size of normal bacteria.</p> <p><a href="http://www.creationmoments.com/radio/transcripts/how-small-can-life-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 05:00:00 +0000 2:01 Creation Moments How small can a living thing be and still be considered alive? Viruses are not considered living things because they cannot reproduce on their own. But now scientists have confirmed the existence of bacteria that are smaller than the largest viruses an... How small can a living thing be and still be considered alive? Viruses are not considered living things because they cannot reproduce on their own. But now scientists have confirmed the existence of bacteria that are smaller than the largest viruses and yet can reproduce on their own. They call this amazing class of bacteria nanobacteria. They are less that 20 percent the size of normal bacteria. read more http://www.creationmoments.com/sites/creationmoments.com/files/daily-audio/06 Track 06_153.mp3 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