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Author Topic:   Assumptions involved in scientific dating
Diomedes
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Message 55 of 222 (799832)
02-16-2017 1:09 PM
Reply to: Message 54 by Coyote
02-16-2017 11:14 AM


Re: Bump (again) for creationist input
To those creationists who say radiocarbon dating is invalid because of "assumptions" -- here's your big chance!
I am no creationist, but check out this website:
The Carbon Dating Game
But be forewarned: this WILL give you an ice-cream headache.
Here's my favorite quote:
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You may find some people unwilling to listen to any argument against carbon dating, making a statement like, "The scientists would have seen what you are talking about -- I'm sure they can explain it," but that statement ASSUMES that a scientist cannot make a mistake because they have a degree and a labcoat. I'm not kidding, it's that bad; most evolutionists ASSUME another evolutionist can explain their ASSUMPTIONS, and they take that on complete faith! We need to put our foundation on a secure foothold, like the eternal security of Christ's Words, before we are crushed by the tower of assumptions created by faith in men.

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