Well they actually do cutting-edge research and publish peer-reviewed papers (well, reviewed by other creationists actually)
Here is a recent example by "Dr" Danny Faulkner on whether the flood lasted for 371 or 365 days....
You will always remember where you were when you first heard of this leap in human knowledge.
Spoiler alert - He concludes it doesn't matter either way. The Nobel Prize committee have been alerted!