The Big Bang Theory
- In the 1920s Edwin Hubble found that the universe was expanding.
- He calculated the speed at which stars were travelling away from us and the date at which this must have started.
- He named this the 'Big Bang'.
- It states that the universe started from just a few atoms which collided, energy and heat was released and all matter came into existence.
Theological Views of Creation - Creationism and Intelligent Design
- Creationists believe that the Bible is factual evidence of how the world was created.
- They think that the world was created in six days by God.
- Other theologians say that God plays a part in the process of creation which is still going on today.
- They believe that God is in touch with us in our everyday lives, He has a close relationship with humans and the natural world.
- Evolutionism is also one of the biggest theories as to how the world is as it is today.