This is Ken Ham, on a mission to strengthen the global church with God’s Word.
Genes are units of heredity. They pass along genetic information to the next generation. And genes code for proteins in our bodies. But some genes, known as “pseudogenes,” don’t code for proteins. Now, they were considered “junk DNA”; that is, leftovers of our supposed evolutionary past … and with no function. These pseudogenes were largely neglected in research because of this belief.
But you don’t hear the phrase “junk DNA” much from evolutionists anymore. You know why? Because it turns out you don’t just need genes to code for proteins. You also need “regulation genes.” And guess what many pseudogenes do? You guessed it! They regulate.
Ken Ham is the CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis-US, the highly acclaimed Creation Museum, and the world-renowned Ark Encounter. Ken Ham is one of the most in-demand Christian speakers in North America.