The Earth is 4.55 billion years old, plus or minus 50 million years, as of 2014. The determination of the Earth's age is based on radiometric dating techniques involving the rate o...
Earth is estimated to be about 4.5 billion years old.
The age of the Earth is 4.54 ± 0.05 billion years (4.54 × 10<sup>9</sup> years ± 1%). This
dating is based on evidence from radiometric age dating of meteorite material
Editor's note: The following is the introduction to a special e-publication called
Determining the Age of the Earth (click the link to see a table of contents).
This frequently-asked question appeared in the Islam Forum: How old is the Earth
? The Quran does describe the creation of the universe in "six days," but then in other passages indicates that a "day" to us is different than a "day" in God's reckoning of time. Nobody... More »
Jun 4, 2009 ... Evidences for a young age of the earth and the cosmos.
G. Brent Dalrymple's classic debunking of the young-earth 'scientific'
creationism's dating methods with a short explanation of how geologists know the
age of ...
Articles and FAQs on Age of the Earth, how we know it, and creationists claims on
Oct 31, 2014 ... Adapted from The Age of the Earth , by the Branch of Isotope Geology, ... Rocks
3.4-3.6 billion years in age have been found in southern Africa, ...
Jul 9, 2007 ... The ages of Earth and Moon rocks and of meteorites are measured by the decay
of long-lived radioactive isotopes of elements that occur ...