Scientists discover secret of more precise carbon dating

An international team of researchers says that a Japanese lake offers great prospects for carbon dating.

Scientists discover secret of more precise carbon dating

Science Recorder | Mark Petillo | Sunday, December 30, 2012

A number of sediment cores and plant fossils from Japan’s Lake Suigetsu will provide scientists with more accurate benchmarks for carbon dating the oldest objects, according to a statement from Oxford University’s Radiocarbon Accelerator Unit... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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