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creation science

n.
1. The effort to provide scientific evidence supporting the account of the creation of the universe related in the Bible. Also called scientific creationism.
2. Creationism.

creation scientist n.

crea′tion sci`ence


n.
a form of creationism holding that the Bible's account of the creation of the universe is as scientifically valid as the theories proposed by scientists.
[1980–85]
crea′tion sci`entist, n.
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Noun1.creation science - an effort to give scientific support for the truth of the account of Creation given in the Book of Genesis
creationism - the literal belief in the account of Creation given in the Book of Genesis; "creationism denies the theory of evolution of species"
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17 letter, Rob Spooner likened the idea of human activity causing climate change to the "God of the gaps" approach used by some creation scientists.
Exploiting debates over the lineage of species "is a typical strategy of creation scientists to attack the teaching of evolution itself," says Joonghwan Jeon, an evolutionary psychologist at Kyung Hee University in Yongin.
Elsberry said the "hyping" of the differences between micro and macroevolution is the same thing the creation scientists in the early nineteenth century did.

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