MU - Chemistry 210
IAE on Carbon Isotopes
and on Carbon-14 Dating



Review the WebElements and learn that there are more isotopes of carbon than just the ones with mass 12, 13 and 14. View both the entries to "Naturally Occuring Isotopes" and to "Radioactive Isotopes".



Visit the German-English WEB-MUSEEN Section on Radiocarbon Dating. A wonderful illustrated module to learn about nature's stop-watch!



For a detailed look at Radiocarbon Dating check out the site on Dating Techniques. Try out the Carbon-14 Dating Calculator.