Atheists, scientists and theists alike are divided about the age of the Earth. Most believe that it is around 6000 years old?

however, some think it may be as old as one hundred thousand years. There are some problems with the later argument...if the Earth was so old then there would be no water and air left and the Earth would be covered with waste and bodies. This seems to be something the so-called 'old Earthers' seem to... show more however, some think it may be as old as one hundred thousand years. There are some problems with the later argument...if the Earth was so old then there would be no water and air left and the Earth would be covered with waste and bodies. This seems to be something the so-called 'old Earthers' seem to conveniently forget.

So what is the 'scientific' view on this?
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