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Institute for Creation Research

For over four decades, the Institute for Creation Research has equipped believers with evidence of the Bible's accuracy and authority through scientific research, educational programs, and media presentations, all conducted within a thoroughly biblical framework.

Time Travel

by Jason Lisle, Ph.D. What an experience it would be to have a time machine! Just imagine traveling into the future, seeing technological marvels that have yet to be invented, and meeting our distant descendants. What will the world be…

February 13, 2016

The Perfect Balance of Our Solar System

by Frank Sherwin, M.A. For decades it has been somewhat of a mystery to secularists as to why our solar system is structured the way it is: the four gas giants—Saturn and Jupiter, composed mainly of helium and hydrogen, and…

December 19, 2015

Has the Lost City of Atlantis Been Found?

by Brian Thomas, M.S. “I think we’ve found the best candidate for what was the beginnings of civilization,” said University of Hartford in Connecticut archaeologist Richard Freund on local NBC television news.1 A recently aired National Geographic television special that…

November 16, 2015

Can’t See the Forest for the Trees

by Brian Thomas, M.S. At the 75th annual meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, held this year in downtown Dallas, the world’s foremost fossil experts presented scores of research summaries. Researchers described extinct giant mammals from Argentina, one-of-a-kind bird…

November 13, 2015

Oldest Temple Topples Evolutionists’ History of Religion – Brian Thomas

by Brian Thomas, M.S. “Anthropologists have assumed that organized religion began as a way of salving the tensions that inevitably arose when hunter-gatherers settled down, became farmers, and developed large societies,” according to a National Geographic feature in June 2011….

September 27, 2015

Homo naledi, a New Human Ancestor?

by Frank Sherwin, M.A. A BBC News story reported on September 10 the discovery of a “new human-like species” in Africa, stating “researchers claim that the discovery will change ideas about our human ancestors.”1 As always, we at the Institute for…

September 26, 2015

Tyrannosaurus Rex Was No Birdbrain

by Tim Clarey, Ph.D. Evolutionists insist that dinosaurs evolved into birds, despite the strong evidence against it.1 One of the portrayed misconceptions concerns the brains of large predatory dinosaurs like Tyrannosaurus rex that have been depicted as similar to the…

August 26, 2015

Jesus Lizard Runs on Water – Brian Thomas, M.S.

by Brian Thomas, M.S. Jesus lizards literally run across the surface of ponds in Central and South America. According to evolutionary thinking, all reptiles—snakes, turtles, gavials, dinosaurs, pterosaurs, chameleons, skinks, and Jesus lizards—descended from an unknown original reptilian form. What…

August 15, 2015

Spiral Wonder of the Spider Web

by Frank Sherwin, M.A. Here’s an easy recipe: take food, metabolically convert it into sticky glue. Then, allow air to contact it while rapidly stretching it into an impossibly narrow, nimble thread as strong as steel. There you have it…

August 12, 2015

Slow Death for a Tarantula: A Lesson in Arachnid Apologetics

by James J. S. Johnson, J.D., Th.D. In 1999, this author witnessed an unforgettable “air show” in which a dive-bombing maneuver resulted in the gruesome death of an unsuspecting victim who was in the wrong place at the wrong time….

August 11, 2015