The earth started some time in the past however its age has been a reason for extraordinary debate. In the event that the earth2 was youthful advancement, the hole hypothesis, and mystical development would be refuted. Then again if the earth was old, creation and the Bible would be bogus. While evolutionists accept that the earth developed about 4.5 to 5 billion years back, (Taylor), numerous creationists contend that the earth was made around 6 to 12 thousand years prior as per Biblical records. Clearly, the creationists’ proof shows the earth is more youthful than a great many people think.
Utilizing this proof, creationists have tested the absolute most grounded focuses for advancement. One issue with marking the earth old is disintegration. Evolutionists state the seas are around 3 billion years of age. By and large, 25 billion tons of silt dissolve away into the seas every year. Utilizing those measurements, the seas would be obstructed with mud and silt in the event that they were that old, yet almost no residue lays on the lower part of the sea (Humphreys 2). “Old earthers guarantee that the landmasses are over 2.5 billion years of age, yet, utilizing their own suppositions, the mainlands ought to have dissolved away in 10 million years” (Walker “Disintegrating Ages”). This recommends a youthful earth. Despite the proof, evolutionists state disintegration rates were less before people came to earth. Notwithstanding, disintegration rates have been determined to have expanded just 2.5 occasions had people not been on earth from the earliest starting point. Another way evolutionists endeavor to counter the assault is that they state the mountains are ceaselessly inspired. Numerous creationists, at that point, bring up that if that were genuine the mountains would have been supplanted commonly. All things considered, evolutionists accept that the mountains are a long period of time old, however in the event that they were supplanted by mainland inspire, they couldn’t be that old.
Another region of proof evolutionists use for an old earth is the fossil record. Evolutionists accept fossils are a long period of time old. Creationists, nonetheless, have discovered proof that counters the time of fossils. A model is those raised by a mudflow in Wootton Bassett, England. The mudflow bubbles ceaselessly and periodically raises fossils. One of the fossils discovered was an ammonite, an ancient shell which evolutionists accept was from the Jurassic time span. The ammonite was amazingly all around safeguarded, with a few of the tendons flawless. Evolutionists accept the fossil was 165 million years of age, yet on the off chance that so it would not be so very much protected. After seeing the Ammonite, Dr. Hollingworth, an evolutionist, said “There are the shells of bivalves which actually have their unique natural tendons but then they are a long period of time old!” (Snelling “A 165 Million Year Surprise”).