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Message 29 of 144 (589815)
11-04-2010 4:42 PM
Reply to: Message 25 by slevesque
11-04-2010 3:14 PM

I have read in length Henke's paper about a year ago, and through all the smoke of the mudslinging he does, only a handful of issues are of any importance to the data and it's implications.
Well, you are way behind the curve. Henke's posting has been updated (and I still don't like it much; I agree that it's over the top). Dr. Loechelt and others have posted severl items criticizing Humphreys: see Helium Diffusion in Zircons. The latest is a letter from Dr. Loechelt published in Journal of Creation, and a response by Humphreys in which he finally admits that he read the temperature graphs in his references backwards. He's incredibly incompetent It's too bad the JoC isn't availabgle online; it's very amusing to see how much space they gave Humphreys after forcing Dr. Loechelt to shorten his letter so. (The JoC article is available to members in the dropbox on

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Message 113 of 144 (591325)
11-13-2010 8:28 AM

What Buz probably doesn't realize, and nobody's pointred out, is that his hypothesized pre-flood differences would leave traces, and those traces have been dsought and aren't there. For example, any creationist who has any measure of a clue abourt thermodynamics has abandoned any form of the vapor canopy because of all the many ways it's inconsistent with terrestrial life.

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