Bill Nye was also a disappointment (and again, I had low expectations).
His background is in engineering and physics, not in the more pertinent subjects of geology and biology, and it showed.
I’ll start with some positive aspects of both men’s presentations.
There were many defining moments in the historic debate between Bill Nye and Ken Ham at the Creation Museum in Northern Kentucky.
For Ken Ham, one of those defining moments came when Bill Nye twice referred to origins as a “great mystery.” Each time, Ken Ham responded by saying, “There is a book .
I’ll highlight a few from the debate: Ken Ham got his theology wrong – One would hope that one of the most influential Christians in America (and Ham does have a tremendous amount of influence in some circles) would get his theology right, but many theologically conservative Bible scholars would disagree with Ham’s interpretation of Scripture.
Overall, I did not find the debate to be at all helpful.