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After another 5568 years, again another half will have disappeared.
After the war he became very interested in peaceful applications of atomic science.
The aim here is to provide clear, understandable information relating to radiocarbon dating for the benefit of K12 students, as well as lay people who are not requiring detailed information about the method of radiocarbon dating itself.
I have tried here to answer some of the frequently asked questions that I receive from students via email, as well as providing some basic information about scientific dating methods.
Libby found that it took 5568 years for half the radiocarbon to decay.
After twice that time (about 11000 years), another half of that remaining amount will have disappeared.