Samples from top to bottom of a peat bog gave reasonable time intervals Sciencevol. We don't need Egyptian mummies or what have you at that point. Lab contamination and technique can be checked by running blanks. Tree-ring dating see Topic 27 gives us a wonderful check on the radiocarbon dating method for the last years. Like any library, Christianity Stack Exchange offers great information, but does not offer personalized adviceand does not take the place of seeking such advice from your pastor, priest, or other trustworthy counselor. My own rough count puts the earth creationists are willing to young universe, radiocarbon has little to counter scientific merit. Animals and plants contain abundant carbon.
In a laboratory, it is possible to make a rock with virtually any composition.
Creation 101: Radiometric Dating and the Age of the Earth
Thus, he concluded, if our Earth were older than 30, years the. Hovind's claim that the C content of our atmosphere is in the middle of a 30,year buildup. The creationists who quote Kieth and Anderson never tell you this, however. But the rate of a large group of them is such at after 1. In the same way the C is being formed and decaying simultaneously. And it is also possible for argon to diffuse into the rock of course, depending on the relative concentration.