Answer by John Mackay You may have heard media reports of the Adelaide school teacher killed by a shark at South Australia’s Goldsmith Beach recently. The media has widely reported his family’s statement “he would not want the animal hunted down”. Tie that to the outrage of many “Greens” and their supporters in Western Australia, […]
The original question was: Why do creationists claim evolution says man came from the apes, when evolution really teaches human beings came from a common ancestor with the apes? You should be more correct in your terminology. Get it right! Answer by Diane Eager The term “ape” refers to gibbons, orang-utans, gorillas and chimpanzees. Despite […]
The original question was: Hawaiian birds must have evolved as they are so far from anywhere else and not found anywhere else and the honey creepers are unique, so how do you explain that? Answer by Philip Snow Like the Galapagos Islands, Hawaii is a volcanic chain in the middle of a big ocean. It’s […]
The original question was: How are evolutionists making their theory so popular among theologians and in churches while at the same time creationists have so successfully exposed its major errors? Answer by Garry Chiang As the evidence supporting evolution continues to crumble under the weight of each new scientific discovery, what can atheistic evolutionists do […]
DAYS: The New Testament says “a day is as a thousand years” to God. Why can’t Genesis days be long times?
The original question was: In Peter’s second letter he says “one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.” Doesn’t this mean the Genesis days are long periods of time rather than just 24 hour days? Answer by Diane Eager The verse referred to is 2 Peter […]
The original question was: I watched a documentary recently where Bonobo monkeys were shown walking upright all the time. Doesn’t this prove we came from the ape family? Answer by Diane Eager Bonobos, Pan paniscus, are a type of chimpanzee, sometimes referred to as pygmy chimpanzees or rainforest chimpanzees, who live in swampy rainforest regions […]
Answer by Diane Eager The cane toad Bufo marinus was introduced from Hawaii to the east coast of northern Australia in the 1930s, in an attempt to control cane beetles in sugar cane farms. It was a great failure of biological control. Since then the toads have not only largely ignored the cane beetles, they […]
Answer by John Mackay The new biology teacher asked on the first day of term, who in the class believes in creation? A young Welsh final year High School science student (name withheld) was the only one to raise her hand. The teacher told her loudly she would never get anywhere in biology with such […]
The original question was: I was wondering, has there ever been a documented mutation that produced a completely brand new function in an organism that wasn’t there before. I know that there have been a very small amount of beneficial mutations, but every example I’ve seen involves getting something broken. Answer by Diane Eager Since […]
SICKLE CELL ANAEMIA: How come people with this evolved resistance to malaria if man was made by God?
The resistance is real, but is it evolution?