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Uranium-lead Dating

Categories: Cosmology, Earth, Earth History, Earth Sciences, Geophysics
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Uranium Lead Dating the Earth
Uranium-lead dating computes the age of the earth at 4.54 billion years old with less than 1% margin of error. It is one of the oldest and most refined radiometric dating schemes, with a routine age range of about 1 million years to over 4.5 billion years. Read more