Intelligent Design

Starling dance spins a tale of design

Intelligent Design | Researchers miss the obvious in study of synchronized bird flights
by Julie Borg
Posted 7/13/17, 03:11 pm

The perfectly choreographed movement of thousands of starlings as they swoop and billow across the sky, almost like a single organism, is spectacular to see and a perfect example of well-planned design. Scientists have marveled for years at how the birds can twist and turn in perfect unison, without one single bird crashing into another.

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Christian geologist wins fight over Grand Canyon rocks

Science | National Park Service approves research permit after a four-year delay
by Leigh Jones
Posted 7/06/17, 11:50 am

The National Park Service has finally agreed to let a Christian geologist collect rock samples from the Grand Canyon for research.

Andrew Snelling, who has a Ph.D. in geology from the University of Sydney, tried for four years to get permission to collect the samples. The park service only agreed after lawyers with Alliance Defending Freedom filed a federal lawsuit.

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Only design can explain folding proteins

Science | Evolutionists struggle to account for intricate cellular processes
by Julie Borg
Posted 6/29/17, 12:14 pm

Proteins, found in every cell of the human body, are the building blocks of life. There are thousands of different types of proteins but all are made up of long chains of amino acids. When a protein forms, the amino acid chain folds into a three-dimensional shape that determines the protein's function. Each type of protein has its own unique shape and folds into the exact same shape each time.

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