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CT scans and X-Rays can mess with dating

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Here’s an interesting article by Paleoanthropologist John Hawks, it details the problems CT scans can introduce when dating fossils via ESR (electron spin resonance) dating. This is particularly pertinent to paleoanthropology because of how vital exact dates are.

http://johnhawks.net/weblog/reviews/geology/dating/x-ray-esr-ct-scans-2019.html

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