Carbon 14 dating chart

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Scientists only use it to date something organic, like a tree stump or a bone.

Carbon 14 dating chart

Say for example that a volcanic dike, or a fault, cuts across several sedimentary layers, or maybe through another volcanic rock type.

Dating sites and finds is the backbone of archaeology.

So, here we would like to provide a short summary of the story of Göbekli Tepe’s chronology.

The period Göbekli Tepe was built in is addressed as the Pre-Pottery Neolithic (PPN) after one of its main cultural traits, the absence of pottery vessels (there are clay figurines later in the PPN, however).

Of course we have a larger number of scientific publications on the topic, and more are under way as we type this.

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