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magazine has been continuously published since 1978, we are publishing some of the articles from the archives for historical interest, such as this.
Earth dating systems
efore analyzing the arguments advanced by creation “scientists” for a very young Earth, I here summarize briefly the evidence that has convinced scientists that the Earth is 4.5 to 4.6 billion years old.
There can be no doubt about the Earth’s antiquity; the evidence is abundant, conclusive, and readily available to all who care to examine it.
to time that is used by geologists, paleontologists and other earth scientists to describe the timing and relationships between events that have occurred during the history of the Earth.
The table of geologic time spans presented here agrees with the dates and nomenclature proposed by the International Commission on Evidence from radiometric dating indicates that the Earth is about 4.570 billion years old.
Before 1955, ages for the Earth based on uranium/thorium/lead ratios were generally about a billion years younger than the currently popular 4.5 billion years. old Earth is reviewed and deficiencies of the uranium/lead method are discussed.