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The absolute dating method first appeared in 1907 with Lord Rutherford and Professor Boltwood at Yale University, but wasn’t accepted until the 1950s.

The first method was based on radioactive elements whose property of decay occurs at a constant rate, known as the half-life of the isotope.

The large Grave Creek Mound proved to be an irresistible attraction to early antiquarians and curiosity seekers.

In 1823, John Haywood mentioned the impressive mound: “of a conical form, 75 feet high.

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A team of archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed four ancient child graves at Gebel el-Silsila, the site of a former Egyptian quarry that dates back 3,500 years. Most people know of the great construction achievements of the dynastic Egyptians such as the pyramids and temples of the Giza Plateau area as well as the Sphinx.

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Our open community is dedicated to digging into the origins of our species on planet earth, and question wherever the discoveries might take us. Based on a discipline of geology called stratigraphy, rock layers are used to decipher the sequence of historical geological events.