Thus creationists and others who invoke perceived weaknesses in radiocarbon dating as justification to cast doubt on the great age of the earth are either uniformed on very basic scientific facts, or else are highly being disingenuous to their audience.
The technology involved is fascinating and impressive."There are many lines of evidence that the radiometric dates are not the objective evidence for an old earth that many claim, and that the world is really only thousands of years old.We don't have all the answers, but we do have the sure testimony of the Word of God to the true history of the world." Most individual creation scientists and creation science organizations are called "new-earth creationists." They believe in a literal interpretation of the creation story/stories in Genesis -- the first book in the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament): From internal biblical information, they have concluded that the earth, its life forms, and the rest of the universe were created by God, less than 10,000 years ago; i.e. Many believe in the creation estimate of 4004 BCE by Bishop James Ussher, a 17They believe that people gathered in Babel with the intent of building a tower that would reach Heaven.Help us reduce the maintenance cost of our online services.Because your computer is running an older version of internet browser, it no longer meets the features of modern websites.