Radio Carbon Dating
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How the decay of Carbon-14 can be used to date archeological specimens.
Describes how to use radio carbon dating (or C-14 dating) to find out the age of ancient artefacts, in this case a human bone (from poor old Stanley the Roman.
The film was made by a year 10 Physics class (average age 15). All of the class contributed in some way. Script was written by the team, with just a little checking from class teacher to check the Physics was OK.
I’m convinced some teams deliberately torture me with the most obscure file formats they can find. If we gave out awards for that, this would be this year’s winner — the sound and pictures were playing back at different frame rates within the same file. First time I’ve seen that.
Anyway. Fixed now. And I’m glad, because the film’s fun - it’s a shame it’s technically challenged, because it’s well-written and packs in a good chunk of material. Great effort.