There is no conflict between science and the Bible..one needs is a proper understanding how to merge science and the Bible.
Wiens has a Ph D in Physics, with a minor in Geology.
For more than ten years now a paper by Roger Wiens entitled ‘Radiometric Dating: A Christian Perspective’ has been saying that radio-isotopic dating is absolutely reliable and the earth is definitely millions of years old.
Wiens, a physicist employed by the Space & Atmospheric Sciences Group at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, presents his paper as a long and detailed tutorial on the theory behind radioactive dating.
The topic of radiometric dating has received some of the most vicious attacks by young earth creation science theorists.
However, none of the criticisms of young earth creationists have any scientific merit.
Did you know that you can be a Christian, and believe that the earth is billions of years old?
You can even believe in evolution and be a Christian.
However, human beings love to see factual precision, and we want to know how old something is.CMI Editors What is a Christian to make of radioactive dating?He was employed at Caltech's Division of Geological & Planetary Sciences at the time of writing the first edition.There, you will find a brief description of the method, plus links to take you to other webpages with more extensive information.Dating is not necessary to demonstrate that evolution is a fact.
Many are also unaware that Bible-believing Christians are among those actively involved in radiometric dating.