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In the liquid or gaseous state, however, particles can move around and boil off.Because of radioactive decay, the material starts out with a larger amount of daughter isotope than is chemically favorable, so some of it will escape to bring the material to equilibrium.How is it that melting an asteroid can "reset" its atomic clock?The recent news article on a meteorite that originated on the moon was able to list the major impact events it experienced while on the moon, and to date them.Many Christians have been led to distrust radiometric dating and are completely unaware of the great number of laboratory measurements that have shown these methods to be consistent.
He is presently employed in the Space & Atmospheric Sciences Group at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.
It has become increasingly clear that these radiometric dating techniques agree with each other and as a whole, present a coherent picture in which the Earth was created a very long time ago.
Further evidence comes from the complete agreement between radiometric dates and other dating methods such as counting tree rings or glacier ice core layers.
Most of the radioactive isotopes used for radioactive dating of rock samples have too many neutrons in the nucleus to be stable.
Recall that an isotope is a particular form of an element.