Latest Articles by Dr. Andrew A. Snelling

  • Children
    Radioactive “Dating” Failure
    Dec. 1, 1999, pp. 18–21

    Recent New Zealand lava flows yield ‘ages’ of millions of years.

  • Magazine Article
    Iceland’s Recent “Mega-Flood”
    June 1, 1999, pp. 46–48

    Icelanders will long remember November 5, 1996.

  • Magazine Article
    Dating Dilemma: Fossil Wood in “Ancient” Sandstone
    June 1, 1999, pp. 39–41

    Sydney has its beautiful harbour and famous bridge, its Opera House and golden beaches, but it also has some unique and characteristic rock formations.

  • Magazine Article
    Rapid Rocks
    Dec. 1, 1998, pp. 42–44

    The timescale and conditions for the formation and cooling of granites are totally consistent with a 6,000–7,000 year-old earth and a global cataclysmic flood 4,500–5,000 years ago.

  • Magazine Article
    Stumping Old-Age Dogma
    Sept. 1, 1998, pp. 48–51
  • Magazine Article
    Thundering Burial
    June 1, 1998, pp. 38–41

    This fossil graveyard on the Lake Huron coastline of Michigan is thus just another example of the devastation resulting from that catastrophic global Flood.

  • Magazine Article
    Uluru and Kata Tjuta: A Testimony to the Flood
    March 1, 1998, pp. 36–40

    No visit to Central Australia is complete without seeing two of Australia's most famous landmarks-Uluru and Kata Tjuta.

  • Research Paper
    Galaxy-Quasar ‘Connection’ Defies Explanation
    Dec. 1, 1997, pp. 254–255

    Astronomers have known for decades about the strange ‘connection’ between the galaxy NGC4319 and the quasar Markarian 205.

  • Research Paper
    Solar Neutrinos—The Critical Shortfall Still Elusive
    Dec. 1, 1997, pp. 253–254

    Neutrinos have fascinated physicists since they were ‘invented’ 67 years ago

  • Magazine Article
    Radioactive “Dating” in Conflict!
    Dec. 1, 1997, pp. 24–27

    When miners were sinking a ventilation shaft for the new Crinum Coal Mine in Central Queensland in 1993 (see map below) they unearthed a rare find.

  • Research Paper
    Sedimentation Experiments: Nature Finally Catches Up!
    Aug. 1, 1997, pp. 125–126

    Readers of Nature could have read all about it more than a decade ago in the Creation Ex Nihilo Technical Journal.

  • Research Paper
    Saturn’s Rings—Short-Lived and Young
    April 1, 1997, pp. 1–2

    Creationists have long argued that the rings of Saturn are less than 1 million years old, in spite of evolutionists’ claims that the planet is 4.5–5.0 billion years old.

  • Magazine Article
    A “165 Million Year” Surprise
    March 1, 1997, pp. 14–15

    A “mysterious network” of mud springs on the edge of the ‘market town’ of Wootton Bassett, near Swindon, Wiltshire, England, has yielded a remarkable surprise.

  • Research Paper
    “Rapid” Granite Formation?
    Aug. 1, 1996, pp. 175–177

    Contrary evidence pointing to relatively rapid, even catastrophic, formation of granites is now beginning to surface.

  • Research Paper
    Microscopic Diamonds Confound Geologists
    April 1, 1996, pp. 1–2

    Diamond grains discovered in high-grade metamorphic rocks (gneisses) from Norway may force geologists to rethink ideas about the Earth’s crust and processes.

  • Magazine Article
    ‘Instant’ Petrified Wood
    Sept. 1, 1995, pp. 38–40

    ‘Instant petrified wood’—so ran the heading to the announcement in Popular Science, October 1992.

  • Research Paper
    The “Principle of Least Astonishment”!
    Aug. 1, 1995, pp. 138–139

    Prévot and Coe (and colleagues) reported evidence they found of extremely rapid changes of the Earth’s magnetic field recorded in lava flows at Steens Mountain.

  • Technical Research Paper
    The Failure of U-Th-Pb ‘Dating’ at Koongarra, Australia
    April 1, 1995, pp. 71–92

    As with other radiometric ‘dating’ methods, the U-Pb and Pb-Pb isochron methods have been questioned in the open literature.

  • Magazine Article
    Creating Opals
    Dec. 1, 1994, pp. 14–17

    Today we admire and enjoy the beauty opals and opalized bones. But when we realize their formation resulted from catastrophic judgment, we worship God for His salvation in Christ at the cross.

  • Magazine Article
    Forked Seams Sabotage Swamp Theory
    June 1, 1994, pp. 24–25

    Most geologists believe the process of coal formation was slow and gradual, but this is denied by the field evidence.

  • Technical Research Paper
    Towards a Creationist Explanation of Regional Metamorphism
    April 1, 1994, pp. 51–77

    The ‘classical’ model for regional metamorphism presupposes elevated temperatures and pressures due to deep burial and deformation/tectonic forces over large areas over millions of years.

  • Technical Research Paper
    Can Flood Geology Explain Thick Chalk Beds?
    April 1, 1994, pp. 11–15

    By working from what is known to occur today, even if rare and catastrophic by today’s standards, we can realistically calculate production of thick chalk beds within the conditions of the Flood.

  • Magazine Article
    Beginning at the Writings of Moses
    March 1, 1994, pp. 18–22

    The Lord has so mightily used this chronological approach to the teaching of His Word to animistic tribes that the lessons have been formalized in print.

  • Magazine Article
    Diamonds—Evidence of Explosive Geological Processes
    Dec. 1, 1993, pp. 42–45

    Diamonds have been highly prized throughout history, being regarded as symbols of wealth and power.

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