Intelligent Design

A miraculous existence

Intelligent Design | God’s fingerprints are everywhere
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/05/17, 12:00 pm

In A Big Bang in a Little Room, Zeeya Merali describes the consensus among science’s biggest brains: “The notion that a god made our universe is several rungs on the wackiness ladder above the idea that it was made by aliens.” Nevertheless, Merali describes herself as both a believer in God and the holder of an Ivy League Ph.D. in theoretical physics, so she asks a good question: If God desired to send us a message, how would He do it?

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‘Jumping genes’ further debunk evolution

Science | The elegance of the human genome shows design at work in the universe
by Julie Borg
Posted 3/16/17, 02:17 pm

A discovery by Swiss scientists assigns a purpose to previously misunderstood portions of human DNA and evidences the work of complex, precise design in the universe.

Within the human body are millions of mysterious little pieces of genetic material called jumping genes. For a long time, scientists considered these little hoppers to be useless bits of junk DNA. But the recent discovery in Switzerland shows these far-from-useless jumping genes, scientifically called transposable elements or TEs, play a vital role in human physiology.

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Claims of new habitable planets overly optimistic

Space | Christian scientists refute excitement over recent discovery of Earth-like orbs
by Julie Borg
Posted 3/02/17, 11:35 am

Astronomers have discovered a star about 40 light-years—235 trillion miles—from Earth, with seven Earth-sized planets orbiting it. Three of those planets are in the habitable zone, the area that could make them hospitable for life.

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