Invention of radiocarbon dating Mom cam2cam live
Oakley (1979) suggested its development meant an almost complete re-writing of the evolution and cultural emergence of the human species.
Desmond Clark (1979) wrote that were it not for radiocarbon dating, "we would still be foundering in a sea of imprecisions sometime bred of inspired guesswork but more often of imaginative speculation" (Clark, 1979:7).
Shy of a date stamp on an object, it is still the best and most accurate of dating techniques devised.
The latest curves were ratified at the 21st International Radiocarbon Conference in July of 2012.
Within the last few years, a new potential source for further refining radiocarbon curves is Lake Suigetsu in Japan.
Reliable estimates are possible, but with large /- factors.
As you might imagine, scientists have been attempting to discover other organic objects that can be dated securely steadily since Libby's discovery.