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To: Zeneta
That’s just the folks that are not afraid to go public !!

Many many more, know that their funding or tenure will end if they express what they know.

I'm sure Isaac Newton took quite a risk publicly disagreeing with radiometric dating.

38 posted on 08/17/2012 4:14:16 PM PDT by tacticalogic ("Oh, bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered his last round.)
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To: tacticalogic

Oh brother, where art thou ?

First things first, since you opened this line of discussion.

Newton, was never under threat for his beliefs.

Galileo, on the other hand was, however he still maintained his faith and certainly has been vindicated.

A mature Creationist will readily admit the mistakes of a dogmatic church over the centuries. The church of Darwinism by contrast,exercises it’s dogmatism through an entirely different process.

At the end of the day you, if you even bother to do some research, will find the Creationist community of scientists adhering to a standard of scientific rigor that an evolutionist only wished were present.

Here’s the deal.

If it were proven, beyond all doubt, all over the media etc....

That the Earth was no more than..say 10,000 years old.

Would that make any difference in your worldview ?


39 posted on 08/17/2012 4:40:37 PM PDT by Zeneta (Why are so many people searching for something that has already found us ?)
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To: tacticalogic; Alamo-Girl; YHAOS; Zeneta; fishtank; allmendream; MrB; MHGinTN
I'm sure Isaac Newton took quite a risk publicly disagreeing with radiometric dating.

Are you joking tacticalogic?

When did Isaac Newton ever publicly disagree with radiometric dating? Indeed, how could he have done so, since nobody at the time had ever even heard of "radiation?"

It seems to me that, in Newton's time, knowledge of the atom and atomic behavior hadn't advanced all that much beyond the ancient Greek philosopher Democritus of Abdera (ca. 460 – 370 BC).

79 posted on 08/18/2012 12:37:32 PM PDT by betty boop (We are led to believe a lie when we see with, and not through the eye. — William Blake)
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