Encyclopedia > Carbon-14

  Article Content

Carbon-14

Carbon-14 is the radioactive isotope of carbon discovered February 27th, 1940 by Martin Kamen and Sam Ruben[?]. Its presence in organic materials is utililised in radiocarbon dating.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Richard I of England

... sons of Henry II, Richard had limited respect for his father and lacked foresight and a sense of responsibility. In 1173 he joined his brothers, Henry the Young King, ...