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3 Ways Teachers Are Still Trying To Push Creationism In Public Schools

An exhibit at the Creation Museum shows dinos and humans side by side.Via FlickrJust over 155 years ago, Charles Darwin first published his theory of evolution through natural selection, which has become a foundation stone for modern society's understanding of our origins and biology in …

Texans On Review Panel Push For Creationism In Science Textbooks

Students in Texas will soon be reading biology textbooks that teach creationism if some of the state’s textbook review panelists have their way.<p>Documents recently obtained by the nonprofit civil liberties group Texas Freedom Network (TFN) show that several members of the state’s biology textbook …

Goodbye Big Bang, Hello Black Hole? A New Theory Of The Universe's Creation

Could the famed “Big Bang” theory need a revision? A group of theoretical physicists suppose the birth of the universe could have happened after a …

Creationist Filmmaker Pledges to Confront ‘the Lie of Evolution’ — and Here’s How He Plans to Do It

There’s no indication that the contentious debate between evolutionists and creationists is anywhere near subsiding. In fact, both sides have ramped up their efforts to poke holes in the opposition. A new Christian film project called “Genesis 3D” is seeking to do just that, as its creators openly …

Christian girls in a sexy world

Messages<p>Each day we are being fed messages about how girls and women should be. The world shouts out that all women are and should be sexy. It is in …

20 ways to avoid sexual temptation

God commands and demands that there shouldn't even be a hint of sexual immorality among us as His saved people (Ephesians 5:3). Of course, we all …

20 Motivational Posters for Designers

Share!<p>Posters, if designed right, are great for catching people’s attention and deliver information in a creative, visually-centered manner. Today, …

Modern and Responsive Websites Design: 35 Examples | Website Designing

Responsive Design – This means you website will automatically adjust its layout and proportions to suit the larger-screen monitors to Smartphone it …

20 Clean White Business Cards for Inspiration

We used to find so many business cards in various color and design.<p>Some of them are flexible for any business. But a sophisticated clean white …

Creative Branding For Hamburgers That Uses Fonts To Describe Food

<b>Turkey-based</b> designer Burcu Imdat has created a thoughtful and creative branding for hamburgers, fashioned after typefaces.<p><b>The project is</b> called …

Typography

Hiking the John Muir Trail: Going Out to Go In

“I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ~ John Muir<p>Drawing wild-eyed wanderers and scruffy-haired men from around the world, the 211-mile John Muir Trail has a reputation of immeasurable proportions. Making its way …

The Ice Cavern

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Abandoned Doctor's House Photos Reveal The Past Lives Of A Mansion (PHOTOS)

When we come across photos of forgotten homes, they usually leave us totally stunned and full of questions. And we're clearly not the only ones who find these images captivating. We stumbled upon photographer Daniel Marbaix's Flickr site, chock full of eery pictures like these from an abandoned …

Timelapse of the Moon rising. Made by Dan... - Exploring Space

Have You Ever Seen Long Exposure Photos of Ferris Wheels?

The original Ferris Wheel was designed and constructed by George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr. as a landmark for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition …

Exposure: 2013

December<p>This August, Mionske shot Colombian Orlando Duque diving into Boston Harbor during the 2013 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series. Competitors jumped 90 feet, from the roof of the Institute of Contemporary Arts, and hit the chilly water at up to 62 miles per hour. To capture the odd …

British Columbia

Creative Ideas for Organizing Your Home

More photos of the gold iPhone emerge

At this point it's looking more and more like Apple's got a gold-colored version of the iPhone on the way, nor is what it will look like a mystery given a handful of leaks in recent days.<p>But if you're the type of person who wants more proof, App Advice has posted a slew of new shots of the gold …