creationist research projects include:
|•A comprehensive “model” to show how the
dynamics of Noah’s flood led to the formation of the “geologic column” (the
fossil record) and the breakup of the supercontinent through catastrophic
|•“Intelligent design” theory (i.e., the apparent
design of the universe, earth, and living things requires a designer) is
being promoted by people like Phillip Johnson (“Darwin on Trial”), Michael
Behe (Darwin’s Black Box”), and Hugh Ross (“The Fingerprint of God”).
However, these people are not “young earth” creationists.
|•The Russ Humphrey’s book “Starlight and Time”
is an attempt at defining a creationist “cosmogony” (how the universe was
|•Radiometric dating provides the strongest
supposed evidence that the earth and universe are old. Creationists are now
starting to address this issue with a team of scientists coordinated by ICR
starting in July 1997.
|•One of the basic tenets of creationism is that
God created each “kind” separately. Yet, we have no comprehensive list of
what these kinds were.
|•Popular drawings of Noah’s Ark show it having a
box shape. A more accurate representation of the design of the ark is being
done by a group which includes professional ship building expertise.