When you read the Bible literally and consistently it is clear that these days of creation are seven consecutive long periods. There is no contradiction between what the Bible teaches and what the book of nature teaches regarding the time scale of creation.
A favourite sleuth, Arthur Doyle Sherlock Holmes, quotes, “Once you eliminate the impossible whatever remains however improbable must be the truth.”
Holmes and Watson had been on a camping trip and after a session of heavy drinking, they fell sound asleep. They woke in the middle of the night and Holmes nudges Watson and says "Lookup. What do you see?”
what people have failed to realise is that there are other creation texts within the 66 books of the Bible and within these over two dozen extensive texts that deal with creation.
The sun and its system of (young) planets is hurled away from one of the most dangerous for life locations in the Milky Way galaxy.”
Just right orbit. Not only is the just right part of the galaxy a requirement but so is the orbital path the sun follows. Our sun orbits the galaxy in a manner that keeps the earth away from black holes and other catastrophic areas of the galaxy.