Category: Radioisotope Dating Project

The Notorious Radiocarbon Dating, Part 2

Last week, I said that there are two main differences between radiocarbon dating and other radioisotope dating methods:  the especially short half-life of Carbon-14, which I discussed last time, and now, where the Carbon-14 comes from.  Radioactive carbon… Read More

The Notorious Radiocarbon Dating, Part 1

Have you ever heard someone say that Carbon dating proves that the earth is 4.5 billion years old?  Well, if you ever do, realize that they are dead wrong.  Even evolutionists who know what they are talking about… Read More

Radioactive Decay

In order to explain what I found while studying radioisotope dating for my geology presentation I need to explain some basics of how it all works. If you already know this stuff, just bear with me, we will… Read More

The Magic Wand

Last week, I did a presentation for my geology class on radioisotope dating methods.  Before presentation day though, I did a lot of research on this topic, so this Clue of the Week will be the first in… Read More