Creation Science Exposed -

Grand canyon formation simulation dating

Represents a desert dune environment about million years ago. As isolated atolls, all the carbonate had to be derived from organic growth on the island.

To explain the apparent record of multiple glaciations Oard argues for a very thin, post-flood ice cap which lasted only years. That means the water was on the earth a total of days some figures vary by days. Periodic surges at its lobes and edges produced local burial of slightly older tills, all of essentially the same age.

Since rock layers could not form during this time, we must subtract it from the time available. For the first of our discussion, we will consider the rock layers in the Grand Canyon. However, here is a listing, in case you are interested. Therefore, since we are discussing the Flood, we will ignore them. Routledge Press, London, p.

Contains brachiopods, corals, mollusks, sea lilies, worms, and fish teeth. Thus, until new evidence is forthcoming, creationists should not continue to use the dust on the moon as evidence against an old age for the moon and solar system. The first eleven layers, which are tilted, are said to be creation week or pre-flood, thus they can be ignored for the purposes of this discussion. The chemical balance of salt in the ocean is discussed by Austin and Humphreys and J.

As isolated atolls

To date, the scientific community has been woefully inadequate in the Creationist battle on both counts. His wide-ranging research interests have included Appalachian and Rocky Mountain tectonics, fracture mechanics, global sea-level controls, Martian tectonics, and the origin of the moon.

Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Alling, H. The flat lying and relatively undisturbed nature of these deposits argues strongly against such dumping models of pre-flood sediments. Unfortunately, counter responses by creationists have so far failed because of spurious arguments or faulty calculations. Additional studies on stumps picked totest the critical points of the slight differences between our models should show complete agreement. Unfortunately, most of us are essentially unarmed for such battles.

Since rock layers could

He suggests that the real age is much, much less. Morris makes a half-hearted retraction. Playboy, December issue, pp.

Represents a desert dune environment