Category Archives: Macro-Evolution

The Cambrian Explosion and Darwin’s Doubt

The “Cambrian explosion” refers to the initial appearance of the fossils of many major animal groups (“phyla”) within a period of about 10 million years, about half a billion years ago in the Cambrian period. If you consider only some … Continue reading

Posted in Cambrian explosion, Evolution, Fossils, Intelligent Design, Macro-Evolution | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Do ENCODE Human Genome Results Support Intelligent Design?

I looked into this question, and wrote up an essay with my findings.  This essay got longer and longer, as I added a tutorial (for readers who are not biologists) on the human genome, and included some global musings on … Continue reading

Posted in Genome, Intelligent Design, Macro-Evolution | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Balanced Article on Young Earth and Evolutionary Creationists

The issue of creation and evolution tends to be a “hot button” topic for evangelical Christians, making it a challenge to have a civil exchange.  Journal articles tend to slant strongly to one side or the other. Thus, it was refreshing to read Tim … Continue reading

Posted in Age of Earth, Macro-Evolution | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Adam, the Fall, and Evolution: Christianity Today and WORLD Push the Panic Button

Editorial Attacks on Theistic Evolution Recent genetic studies show beyond all reasonable  doubt that humans evolved from other primates. These discoveries are forcing evangelical Christians who value  intellectual integrity to re-evaluate their traditional support for a sudden creation of Adam … Continue reading

Posted in Bible Interpretation, Intelligent Design, Macro-Evolution, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 32 Comments