Creationism vs carbon dating
The rules are the same in all cases; the assumptions are different for each method.To explain those rules, I'll need to talk about some basic atomic physics. Hydrogen-1's nucleus consists of only a single proton.
They were unable to date the object directly since it is made from oolitic limestone.
Old earth Christians defended their view, arguing that the Bible does not require believers to believe creation took exactly six twenty-four hour days.
Genesis 1 and 2Young earth creationists point to Genesis 1, where the text seems to argue for a creation lasting six twenty-four hour days.
No doubt, they’re listening to information passed on to them (and filtered through) Christian media and social networks.
A number of Christians have calculated the beginning of the world – getting a date around 4000 B. I’ve even done these calculations myself, and come up with a similar date.