Archeological Dating Methods Nps: Common Learning Portal

Carbon-14 decays into nitrogen-14 in the shortest half-life of all of the methods (5,730 years), which makes it perfect for dating new or latest fossils. It is usually solely used for natural materials, that is, animal and plant fossils. Radiocarbon courting (also known as carbon dating or carbon-14 dating) is a method for figuring out […]