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What is the Big Bang Theory?
The idea that the Earth began 20 billion years ago. There was nothing, then a huge explosion, which made clouds of dust and gas, and the universe formed.
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What is evolution?
The idea that, over time, animals have adapted to fit their environment and pass on their genes to their children, as they would survive.
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Why does Genesis not fit with evolution?
Because Genesis says that the Earth was created in 7 days, but evolution suggests animals have been changing for billions of years.
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What is Genesis?
The story of how God created the world in 7 days - in the beginning there was nothing, and then God created the Earth, and rested on the 7th day.
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What interpretations are there of Genesis?
1. Some people believe it is literally true, word for word.
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What is evolution?

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The idea that, over time, animals have adapted to fit their environment and pass on their genes to their children, as they would survive.

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Why does Genesis not fit with evolution?

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What is Genesis?

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What interpretations are there of Genesis?

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