Category Archives: Dating Methods

Ancient British Megaliths Linked to Death Rites

A recent publication in British Archaeology reports that nine megaliths in Dartmoor, England, which have features similar to Stonehenge, may be able to shed light on the nature of these massive stone structures. The Dartmoor megaliths, which may be older … Continue reading

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New Method Could Revolutionize Dating of Ancient Artifacts

Scientists on Tuesday announced the development of a new method to determine the age of ancient artifacts that does not require damaging the remains in any way. Previously “off-limits” artifacts may now potentially be dated using the new technique. “This … Continue reading

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