Two planets and six moons spin backwards compared to the others in our solar system. Due to the laws of inertia, all planets should move and spin in the same direction around the sun, All planets travel eastward around the sun, as expected. Venus, Uranus and Pluto’s spin is opposite to the other planets and the sun. These planets could not have ‘evolved’ as ejected material from the sun as some scientists claim. They may have been ‘captured’ as stray objects in space getting too close to our sun and hooked by it’s gravitation. Very unlikely. Most likely they spin the way they do because they were created this way.
The oldest living organism in the world is the bristlecone pine tree, located in the Inyo mountains in eastern California, USA. Tree ring dating indicates the oldest is about 4,300 years in age. Noah’s world wide flood happened about 4,400 years ago. It is no surprise there is no life older than this. If evolution where true, it is unlikely the oldest living organism would be aged around Noah’s flood. Evolutionists claim a world wide flood is a myth. These tree’s provide additional evidence that the flood is real, it happened, and it shaped much of the world we live in today.
The Chinese calendar presents 12 images of animals. Each roughly corresponds to a month of the year. 12 animals and 12 months. That is not strange. 11 of the 12 are animals that exist today, they are real. Deductive reasoning implies the dragon is, or was, a real animal as well. Likewise from other sources we see the dragon is not a typical dinosaur but more like a dragon from the movies. One that had wings and breathes fire. We do not see evidence in fossils of these creatures, thus far. The Bible does mention them as real animals. Logic thus implies the Bible is truthful in this aspect, and likewise in many, many others.
The Jewish calendar says the year 5769 is the year 2000 in the Julian calendar, the one most of the world uses today. The Chinese calendar came from the Babylonians around 2500 B.C. It is interesting that this calendar begins at approximately the time the flood, Noah’s world wide flood ended; as would be expected. The world was beginning anew. It is equally interesting, and telling, that there is no evidence of writing, no records, older than the time of Noah’s flood. Supposed ancient records have not been shown to be as old as declared. Other supposed ancient sources are verbal, not written and thus again cannot be verified. It appears written history, as well as the calendar’s of the world, began shortly after the world wide flood ended.
The moon’s orbit around the earth is expanding every year. It is getting further away. Going back in history, 1.2 billion years ago the moon would have been touching the earth. Even if not, if it had a low orbit there would have been serious trouble. As the moon’s orbit around the earth causes tides, had the moon been very close at one time, the tides would have been extremely high. So high in fact they would have destroyed the earth’s continents with their force and no life could have evolved. Likely the moon is not near as old as some scientists predict.
A sea dinosaur, plesiosaurus, is thought to have been caught in a fishing net in 1977 off the coast of New Zealand. A Japanese stamp was created for this creature in 1977. It should have been extinct. An ancient fish, the Coelacanth, supposedly lived 340 – 80 million years ago, is now extinct. Or so scientists said. These have been discovered alive and well in South Africa, off the coast of Madagascar, in 1938 and more recently in the seas of Indonesia. Really makes one question how accurate dating techniques are and the real timeframe of these animals as well as the age of the earth.
Our world is incredibly beautiful. Blue waters, white clouds, green plants, shades of brown earth and rock. An amazing variety of plants and animals, such as this Golden Pheasant. What colours! What defines beauty? Why is this bird beautiful? Did beauty evolve or was the world created with beauty built in? It’s hard to imagine beauty coming from random events. An analogy is music. A classic composition is beautiful to listen to. It has order, symmetry, pleasing tones. Random bangs on a drum or picks of guitar strings don’t make music. The idea that beauty evolved from random events makes no sense.
Alexander the Great (365-323BC) recorded that his soldiers were afraid of the dragons when they invaded India. Marco Polo (1254-1324) was an explorer who went to China among other places. On coming home he reported that the emperor of China was raising dragons to pull his chariots. These historical records, along with many others, mean that dinosaurs (called dragons before 1841, when the word dinosaur was invented) were alive as late as 1324 AD. Today many scientists tell us they all died off millions of years ago. Many human sightings provide far more evidence than the theory (no evidence) of these scientists. Here is a fictional example from Lord of the Rings, where mammoth’s are trained as weapons for war.
The Unified Theory of the source of all matter in the universe is based on string theory. All objects, an apple for example, or even us people, are made of atoms. At one time atoms were thought to be the smallest objects, indivisible. Scientists later discovered atoms are made of electrons, protons and neutrons. The protons and neutrons are made of quarks. The quarks and electrons, as well as all other particles like photons (light) are made of strings. This may one day be proven true, no longer just a theory. But the question then shifts from “where did atoms come from?” to “where did strings come from?” In the end we still have the same problem – the source of ‘all’, regardless of what that ‘all’ is. The Bible tells us right at the beginning, that “In the beginning God created …” He is the source of all.
In 1841 the word dinosaur was invented. Before this, these creatures where called dragons. Thus the terms mean the same thing. Many recipes for healing in middle ages called for dragon saliva or crushed bones. The epic story of Gilgamesh records him slaying the dragon Humbaba.Chinese history records driving dragons out of the land as they settled it. There are many reports of dinosaurs still living in the jungle of the Republic of Congo, Africa. The local people call them Mokele-Mbembe. All over the world are carvings in buildings and temples, cave drawings, stone paintings and stories of dinosaurs. To draw and carve images of dragons (dinosaurs) they must have been seen by mankind. Thus they did not live millions of years ago but lived very recently. Some small ones may still be living in remote locations.
Scientists claim stalactites and stalagmites take many thousands of years to form. This stalactite is in the Rolphton Hydro Electric near Ottawa, Canada. It was built in the 1950’s. It formed on the top of a pipe in less than 50 years! Examples such as these show that long periods of time are not necessary, only the right conditions. Many are old but it is not necessary as not all are. Claims for millions and billions of years for the age of the earth are simply that, claims; they lack real evidence, just as claims that stalactites are thousands of years old.
Richard Feynman, Nobel prize in physics, said “Many scientists do believe in both science and God, the God of revelation, in a perfectly consistent way.” Alan Lightman, an M.I.T. professor stated “References to God continued in the scientific literature until the middle to late 1800’s. It seems likely that the lack of religious references after this time seem more from a change in social and professional conventions among scientists rather than from any change in underlying thought. Indeed, contrary to popular myth, scientists appear to have the same range of attitudes about religious matters as does the general public.” God is not dead! As scientific knowledge advances God is coming back, for true science points to Him.
The earth’s magnetic field, called the Van Allen belt, has weakened 6% in the past 150 years. If the earth were old the magnetic field would have been too strong to allow life in the not too distant past. This magnetic field decay is not factored into Carbon 14 dating. As the magnetic field affects the amount of solar radiation entering the earth’s atmosphere, the rate of C14 production in the atmosphere varied over time. To calculate the age based on carbon decay the initial amount of the C14 and the rate of decay must be know. Carbon dating is flawed as the magnetic field changes are not factored into the equations, and the initial amount of C14 zero, which is a huge assumption. The magnetic decay also shows a young earth or no life could exist.
Universe – latin from ‘uni’ and ‘verse’. Uni means ‘one’. Verse means ‘spoken word’. This means all that is was created by a spoken word. The Bible, John 1:1 says ‘In the beginning was the Word’. Genesis 1:1 says “God said …’ People once believed, and many still do, that the universe did not evolve from a ‘big bang’ but was created by God saying “Let there be …” A close analysis of the scientific data, without an anti-God bias, does fit the idea that the universe was created recently, like 6,000 years ago. It did not randomly evolve over billions of years.
The largest desert in the world, the Sahara, is growing. At 4400 years of age, it is estimated to be the oldest desert in the world. Noah’s world wide flood happened about 4,400 years ago as well. It is no surprise there is no desert older than this, for the catastrophic results of the flood greatly altered the world’s landscape. The pyramids of Egypt are located in the north east corner of the Sahara. They are also of similar age. Careful study will show this to be true for many things. Any object claimed to be older needs close analysis of the dating techniques and assumptions used to derive the age.