There exist many different variations of mass spectrometry, but they work by a similar principle. These are "mineralized" or "fossilized". And any suggestion, including the neutron star merger hypothesis, that proposes production of such elements in deep space is a non-starter and falsified by the solar system's non-uniform distribution of isotopes. This page only discusses footprints our group has been involved with at the Paluxy river. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.
How Do Scientists Determine the Age of Dinosaur Bones?
The sample is first vaporized turned into gas and ionized turned into positively charged ionsthen accelerated along the length of a tube. Carbon may also be present through contamination, and through naturally occurring biofilms. This is not the scientific way, ignoring new information because it does not fit your present ideas!! Mary Schweitzer, associate professor of marine, earth, and atmospheric sciences at North Carolina State University, surprised scientists in when she reported finding soft tissue in dinosaur bones. Triceratops 2, a very large ceratopsid-type dinosaur excavated in in Cretaceous clay at 47 02 44N and 32 49W in Montana by the O. Ernest G. In addition, the oldest known moon rocks are 4.