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Nye/Ham Debate Pt2: Scientific Assumptions

February 21, 2014


In the debate, Bill Nye pointed out several indicators that suggest an old age of the earth: Ice cores Tree rings Radiometric dating Distant starlight Ken Ham’s consistent response to these challenges was that any effort to understand the past is “historical science” based upon assumptions and therefore unreliable. You can hear him saying it throughout […]

Nye/Ham Debate Pt1: Biblical Assumptions

February 14, 2014


It was cool to see that the Bill Nye/Ken Ham debate drew such a huge amount of attention and was viewed by an estimated 3 million people. Americans remain interested in the subject, and hold a diversity of views that don’t all fit neatly into the two positions represented at the debate. According to a 2012 Gallup […]

Deep Water or Deep Time?

June 19, 2010


Young-Earth Creationism is dependent upon the idea that a global flood explains away all of the data scientists use to determine an old age for the earth. My problem with Flood Geology is that it claims a flood did things floods never do, and didn't do things that floods always do.