Category : Tectonic Plates

Birth of Hawaii

“Look!  There’s the island!  Which volcano do you think that is?”  I wondered, noticing a mountain peak poking through the layer of clouds as I looked out of the small plane window.  We were in the Hawaiian islands, headed towards…

April 21, 2017

Venus, Catastrophism and forams

There is a resurgence of catastrophism in the geologic community. Should we not at least explore the option that most of the rock structures were produced by one great cataclysm? Venus, Mars and Earth are all victims of catastrophe. In…

February 20, 2017

Oklahoma’s Wichita Mountains

Inching my way across the steeply tilted rock, I grabbed the top edge to keep myself steady.  The rock felt very rough and sharp.  By the end of the day, I had sore, red palms and scratched, bloody knees.  These…

April 22, 2016

C21C TV with David Rives | “The Stricken Earth: Ring of Fire”

Creation in the 21st Century with David Rives What effect did the global flood in Noah’s day have on the bottoms of some of Earth’s largest oceans? Join David Rives and Mike Snavely to find answers to this question and…

March 24, 2016

Sea of Sand

The ferocious, frigid wind whipped my hair all over the place as I attempted to run up the sandy hill. The soft, white sand kept on swallowing my bare feet in each step, making progress extremely slow. Once I did…

February 19, 2016

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