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creation science

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

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.
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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Soviet mis-use of religious objects for political ends is pointedly compared to present day Creationist Museums--a mid 19th-century example established by Peter Bateman at Biddulph Grange, Staffordshire, is compared with that founded by Ken Ham, the Australian biology teacher, outside Cincinnati, or the museum of the Creation Science Movement, in Portsmouth, UK, adjacent to HMS Discovery.
It remained popular with fundamentalists until replaced by an extreme literalistic interpretation of Scripture promoted by the US Creation Science movement of Whitcomb and Morris in the 1960s.
The Creation Science Movement is Britain's oldest organisation dedicated to opposing evolutionary theory.

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