4 Ways to Date an Archaeological Site

4 Ways to Date an Archaeological Site

From wasps nests to nuclear reactors. Here are just a few clever ways archeologists figure out how old something is.

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image sources:

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/carbon-dating-cartoon
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