Particularly for older samples, it may be useful to enrich the amount of 14 C in the sample before testing. Queen's University paleoclimatologist Paula Reimer points out that measuring Carbon will often not be necessary, since archaeologists can usually use the sedimentary layer in which an object was found to double-check its age. Is the Bible True? World History. Ingenuity Ingenuity Festival. User comments. All rights reserved.
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