Topic: Unreliability of Radiometric Dating and Old Age of the Earth

How radiometric dating works in general : Radioactive elements decay gradually into other elements. The original element is called the parent, and the result of the decay process is called the daughter element.

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Scandal of the Evangelical Mind: A Biblical and Scientific. Young-earth creationism (YEC) is one of the more peculiar manifestations of broader evangelical culture. It continues to be the most common view of the relationship between science and Scripture held in the evangelical community and, unfortunately but understandably, the view of science most non.

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Palaeos: Main Glossary The following, inevitably incomplete, introductory glossary of terms and concepts links to other topics discussed elsewhere on this site, as well as including general topics of interest such as well-known prehistoric animals.

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What is the age of the earth? How old is the earth? Question: 'What is the age of the earth? How old is the earth?' Answer: On some topics, the Bible is extremely clear. For example, our moral obligations toward God and the method of salvation are discussed in detail. On other topics, however, the Bible doesn’t provide nearly as much information.

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Creation Evidence and Evolution Myth - matthewmcgee.org The overwhelming majority of the scientific evidence shows that the earth is very young, contrary to the evolution myth.

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How Good are those Young-Earth Arguments: Radiocarbon Dating The following material has been taken from a sheet entitled Several Faulty Assumptions Are Used in all Radiometric Dating Methods. Carbon 14 is used for this example:, which was put out by Dr. Hovind. Dr. Hovind (R1): The atmospheric C-14 is presently only 1/3 of the way to an equilibrium value.

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Age of the Earth: strengths and weaknesses of dating methods Most people accept the current old-earth (OE) age estimate of around 4.6 billion years. This age is obtained from radiometric dating and is assumed by evolutionists to provide a sufficiently long time-frame for Darwinian evolution.

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Scientific Evidence for a Young Earth - seekingtruth.co.uk Is Earth Dating Correct? Before we examine a YE model it is essential to summarize standard dating methods. A discussion of the strengths and weaknesses of conventional radiometric dating (which yields billions of years for the age of the earth) is given at Dating the Earth.A few of the non-conventional dating 'clocks' (which invariably point to a young earth) are also discussed.

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How Old is the Earth: A Response to Scientific Creationism Radiometeric Dating Does Work! Another article by the author, from the year 2000. A Radiometric Dating Resource List A useful list of resources related to radiometric dating including what is wrong with the arguments of the young-earth creationists.

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Creationism - Wikipedia Old Earth creationism holds that the physical universe was created by God, but that the creation event described in the Book of Genesis is to be taken figuratively.

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