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2013 Volume 8

2013 Volume 8

Answers in Depth (AiD) explores the biblical worldview in addressing modern scientific research, history, current events, popular media, theology, and much more. AiD provides Christians with powerful apologetic answers, careful critiques, and close examinations of the world around them.


  • Technical Research Paper
    Survey of Microbial Composition and Mechanisms of Living Stromatolites of the Bahamas and Australia: Developing Criteria to Determine the Biogenicity of Fossil Stromatolites
    Dec. 18, 2013

    Within the biblical framework of earth history microbes, fully-functioning stromatolites and even stromatolite reefs may have been created by God before Day 3 of the Creation Week.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Iron Key to Preserving Dinosaur Soft Tissue
    Dec. 4, 2013

    Iron may be the key to the surprising preservation of dinosaur soft tissue.

  • Research Paper
    Killing Jesus: A History by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard
    Nov. 20, 2013

    In their latest effort, O’Reilly and Dugard attempt to write the history of the most famous person of all time, Jesus Christ.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Does the Dmanisi Discovery Demonstrate We Are All One Family?
    Nov. 6, 2013

    Does the curious mosaic cobbled from the Dmanisi dig demonstrate we are all one family?

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Mystery Plant of the Desert
    Oct. 23, 2013

    There is no other plant like it because it is so strange that some scientists have classified it as the only member of its species, genus, family, and order.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    The Amram Question
    Oct. 9, 2013

    How could Moses and Aaron have so many relatives (about 8,600) when their father only had two sons and one daughter?

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    William J. Bryan’s Fight against Eugenics and Racism in the Scopes Trial
    Sept. 25, 2013

    Bryan’s objections to evolution were openly related to Darwin’s writings about eugenics and its implications for human rights, human dignity, and humanity as a whole.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Have We Misunderstood Genesis 1:1?
    Sept. 11, 2013

    The purpose of this section is to define some of the interpretive schemes that have arisen since the idea of vast ages became popular in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Influential Pastors and Theologians on the Days of Creation and the Age of the Earth
    Aug. 28, 2013

    Many pastors and teachers today unfortunately no longer exhort or instruct their congregations correctly.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    The Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium Model: Evidence for Evolution?
    Aug. 14, 2013

    We will discuss how instructors are using the Hardy-Weinberg Principle as evidence for molecules-to-man Darwinian Evolution, why this method of application is incorrect.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Review of The Magician’s Twin: C. S. Lewis on Science, Scientism, and Society
    July 3, 2013

    While not addressing the age of the earth, this book contains many powerful chapters that point out the dangers and implications of the theory of evolution.

  • Technical Research Paper
    The Genesis of Malaria
    June 19, 2013

    Microbiology and parasitology research based on the creation paradigm appears to provide some answers to these puzzling questions regarding the Plasmodium “kind” (Family Haemosporidae).

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Do Medical Schools Need To Teach More Evolution?
    May 22, 2013

    Should medical educators clutter the busy course schedule that medical students must master with additional instruction in evolution?

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Critique of Hugh Ross’s Creation Story
    May 8, 2013

    Does Dr. Ross’s view (particularly about the origin the earth, sun, moon, and stars) really stand up to scrutiny with an open Bible?

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Jan. 16, 2013

    Postmodernism is at the root of many attacks on the authority of God’s Word today. Many people do not realize that they and their children are being quietly indoctrinated.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Feb. 13, 2013

    Jacques Derrida’s philosophy of deconstruction has become the foundation of many postmodern ideas today. Deconstruction centers on the idea that texts contain oppositional relationships, where one par

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    New Historicism
    Feb. 27, 2013

    While new historicists and those who hold to similar ideals may have a passion for those they consider to be marginalized, sadly, sin has marred what man views as worthy of protecting and justifying.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    March 13, 2013

    Evangelical feminism teaches an egalitarian view of marriage and roles in the church, to the point where passages that clearly teach male headship are reinterpreted, explained away, or ignored.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Queer Theory
    March 27, 2013

    The phrase “queer theory,” coined by Teresa de Lauretis, describes a school of thought that examines sexual identity, human sexuality, and gender.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Gender Studies
    April 10, 2013

    As the culture continues to encourage gender alternatives outside of Scripture, believers are certain to encounter tough situations.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Should Sediba Sashay to the Throne for Oldest Human Evolutionary Ancestor?
    April 24, 2013

    Since the discovery of Australopithecus sediba there has been a valiant effort to place sediba in the ancestral line of humans.

  • Semi-Technical Research Paper
    Starting Points
    Jan. 30, 2013

    The effect that postmodernism principles have on biblical hermeneutics is to render them useless.


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