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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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Creation science (CS) is a discipline in which practitioners seek evidence to support a literal interpretation of the opening chapters of Genesis.
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In North America, however, this reconciliation has been under threat for several decades as resurgent hordes of fundamentalists and evangelicals committed to a literal reading of select Bible verses have proclaimed evolutionary biology anathema to Christian faith, and have thus exercised their political power to supplant science with a pseudo-scientific construct known, in its various guises, as creationism, creation science, young-earth creationism, and intelligent design.
The Creation Science Movement is Britain's oldest organisation dedicated to opposing evolutionary theory.
TAS thus concludes that non-naturalistic or supernatural explanations, often guised as "creation science," "scientific creationism," or "intelligent design theory," are not scientific in nature, do not conform to the scientific usage of "theory," and should not be included in Tennessee's science curricula.
Arkansas entailed a comparable pseudoscientific concept known as Creation Science. (6) The underlying concept for both cases is one of religious dogma camouflaged in scientific sounding language in order to be incorporated into public science classes.
Over the years, it has included "creation science," "special creationism," and, most recently, "intelligent design" (ID).
In the United States, and in Canada, a dominant form of anti-evolutionism is "creation science".

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