All results are carefully assessed by academic staff before release.We routinely present the client with an Age Report sheet that includes the calibrated age range for your sample. Plants and animals assimilate carbon 14 from carbon dioxide throughout their lifetimes.
No other scientific method has managed to revolutionize man’s understanding not only of his present but also of events that already happened thousands of years ago.
Radiocarbon dating is a method of estimating the age of organic material.
It was developed right after World War II by Willard F.
Age determinations can also be obtained from carbonate deposits such as calcite, dissolved carbon dioxide, and carbonates in ocean, lake, and groundwater sources.
Cosmic rays enter the earth's atmosphere in large numbers every day and when one collides with an atom in the atmosphere, it can create a secondary cosmic ray in the form of an energetic neutron.