Danny R. Faulkner Biographical info:

  • Creationist
  • Astronomer
  • Ph.D. and M.A. in Astronomy, Indiana University
  • M.S. in Physics from Clemson University
  • B.S. in Math from Bob Jones University
  • Professor at the University of South Carolina, Lancaster (physics and astronomy)
  • Associate Professor of Astronomy at the Institute for Creation Research Graduate School
  • Published more than two dozen papers in various astronomy and astrophysics journals

Dr. Danny Faulkner
RET Professor of Astronomy/Physics
USC Lancaster

'Design' Series

Universe By Design by Dr. Danny Faulkner








retail: $14.99

ISBN: 0890514151

  • 160 pages
  • 8 3/8 x 10 7/8
  • Paper




Some astronomers look at the stars and planets through a telescope. Author Danny Faulkner views them through a biblical perspective in this unique book. Written for the well-read layman from high school through adult, Universe by Design explores and explains the historical development of this science, including current ideas in the field. From a creationist standpoint, Faulkner also addresses common misconceptions, difficulties, and critiques about relativity and cosmology. This book would be an excellent supplement to any home school curriculum.

• Contributions of Ptolemy, Galileo, Brahe, Newton, Hubble, Einstein, and other famous scientists to the field of cosmology
• Many diagrams and illustrations
• Theories and facts on the origin and expansion of the universe
• Thorough discussion of the big bang and the problems with it
• Many examples and analogies to help understand concepts of cosmology God’s awesome power is reflected in every star and planet in the universe around us!


About the Author:

Danny R. Faulkner has a B.S. in math from Bob Jones University, an M.S. in physics from Clemson University, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in astronomy from Indiana University. Dr. Faulkner has been on the faculty of the University of South Carolina, Lancaster, from 1986-2012, where he held the rank of professor and taught astronomy and physics. His research interests include stellar astronomy, especially binary stars. He has been published in the Astronomical Journal, Astrophysical Journal, the Publication of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, and the Information Bulletin on Variable Stars.