Category : Chemistry

Well-Rounded Pi

After years of waiting, dreaming, and planning, the long-awaited day had finally come – and it was remarkable! That day was better than I could have imagined, and one day I’ll probably remember for the rest of my life. That…

March 11, 2016

The New ‘”Water World” Hypothesis for the Origin of Life – Dr. Edward Boudreaux

A recent article entitled, “The ‘Water World’ Theory of the Origins of Life,” states that NASA published this paper in the journal of Astrobiology. Up until now, the prevailing theory (hypothesis) (emphasis added) was that life originated from deep sea…

January 11, 2016

The Rocks Bear Witness

“And he answered and said unto them, I tell you that, if these should hold their peace, the stones would immediately cry out.” Luke 19:40 We have always been told that it takes millions of years for muddy deposits to…

November 22, 2015

The Self-Destructing Nature of Philosophical Naturalism in Fewer Than a Thousand Words

What is Naturalism? The #2 definition for Naturalism as given in the Merriam-Webster online dictionary is “a theory denying that an event or object has a supernatural significance; specifically : the doctrine that scientific laws are adequate to account for…

November 1, 2015

Mole Day

Happy Mole Day! Have you ever heard of “Mole Day” before?  It’s actually a chemistry holiday –not a holiday to celebrate furry burrowing pests or unique dark spots on your skin.  In chemistry, a mole is a very special unit…

October 23, 2015

More Proof You’re Not Accidental Chemistry

“I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well.” Psalm 139:14 Most people know that the most important molecule in our bodies is DNA. But another large…

October 18, 2015

An Evolutionary Quandary

“The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that doeth good.” Psalm 14:1 How did life get started? We all know that the Bible tells us…

October 16, 2015

Creation Clues for Kids Vol. 4 No. 3

Amazing Chemistry Have you ever made a miniature volcano, mixing together baking soda and vinegar to create bubbly, explosive “lava”?  Maybe you have watched or done a more dangerous explosion in the backyard by dropping Mentos candy into Diet Coke…

September 15, 2015

Park’s Ranch Cave – Part 2

Caving at Parks Ranch The light from my headlamp bounced across the dark cave wall, making the microscopic white crystals glisten. Before I got there, I had imagined that crawling through small spaces and swimming through the deep water of…

September 11, 2015