Category: When Was Carbon Dating Invented

Thanks To Fossil Fuels, Carbon Relationship Is In Jeopardy One Scientist Could Have A Simple Fix Science

of radiocarbon in our bodies. When the neutron collides, a nitrogen-14 (seven protons, seven neutrons) atom turns right into a carbon-14 atom (six protons, eight neutrons) and a hydrogen atom (one proton, zero neutrons). Carbon-14 is radioactive, with a half-life of about 5,700 years. By measuring whether or not these ranges of Carbon-13 are skewed […]

Read More