Originally Posted by Pitt Gorilla
You see, there are a lot of scientific data that I've found out as a scientist that actually show that this is really a young Earth. I don't believe that the earth's but about 9,000 years old. I believe it was created in six days as we know them. That's what the Bible says.
That's simply laughable. There are so many differing independent methods for calculating the age of the Earth that it's just absurd people would hang on to these old superstitions from days gone by.
Anyone interested in further reading on this topic should check out this page: http://www.talkorigins.org/faqs/faq-age-of-earth.html
There's info there on theories from both sides. Decide for yourself..