Discovery of Design: Searching Out the Creator's Secrets (Google eBook)

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New Leaf Publishing Group, Oct 1, 2009 - Religion - 240 pages
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A world created in perfection, now unveiled...

From the frontiers of scientific discovery, researchers are now taking design elements from the natural world and creating extraordinary breakthroughs that benefit our health, our quality of life, our ability to communicate, and even help us work more efficiently.

An exciting look at cutting-edge scientific advances, Discover of Design highlights incredible examples that include:

  • How things like batteries, human organ repair, microlenses, automotive engineering, paint, and even credit card security all have links to natural designs
  • Innovations like solar panels in space unfurled using technology gleaned from beech tree leaves, and optic research rooted in the photonic properties of opal gemstones
  • Current and future research from the fields of stealth technology, communications, cosmetics, nanotechnology, surveillance, and more!

Take a fantastic journey into the intersection of science and God's blueprints for life - discovering answers to some of the most intricate challenges we face. Experience this powerful apologetics message in a multi-purpose resource as a personal enrichment tool or as an educational supplement.

  

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User Review  - Anthony Shuler - Christianbook.com

This is not, as I thought it would be, a normal reading book. It is, rather, more of a handbook or reference book. Going through many examples of mechanisms in nature and how that influenced inventors ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michelle Liga - Christianbook.com

Discovery of Design is a book that is an easy read, yet very informative. Packed in-between these 233 pages are a wealth of information just waiting to be accessed. The eight fact filled chapters ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
The Insect World
Flight
Underwater Life
Land Animals
Vegetation
General References
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Don DeYoung is Chairman of the Physical Science Department, Grace College, Winona Lake, Indiana. He is a graduate of Michigan Tech University (B.S., M.S., Physics), Iowa State University (Ph.D., Physics), and Grace Seminary (M.Div.). He has written sixteen books on Bible-science topics including object lessons for children. Dr. DeYoung is a member of the Indiana Academy of Science and the AuSable Environmental Institute. He is currently president of the Creation Research Society with 1,700 members worldwide. This group funds research, publishes a technical quarterly journal, and operates a laboratory in Arizona.

Don speaks on creation topics and believes that the details of nature are a powerful testimony to the Creator's care for mankind. Dr. DeYoung and his wife Sally have three married daughters.

Derrik Hobbs comes from the business world, providing market strategies to farming operations, individuals, and corporations that have risk exposure to commodities. He has also been an investment advisor for professional athletes, corporate executives, and small business owners. He is the author of a book on technical analysis of the stock and commodity markets.

Derrik has an active interest in creation studies including business models based on principles and processes found in nature. Derrik and his wife Jessica have three daughters. He is a son-in-law of coauthor Don DeYoung.

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