Radiometric dating blind test
The carbon 14 produced reacts with oxygen atoms in the atmosphere to form carbon dioxide.
This carbon dioxide is no different from those produced by carbon 12 and carbon 13; hence, carbon dioxide with carbon 14 has the same fate as those produced with the other carbon isotopes.
The other assumption is the corollary of the first; the biosphere has the same overall concentration of radiocarbon as the atmosphere due to equilibrium.
Radiocarbon’s entry into the global carbon cycle starts in the atmosphere where it is formed by the interaction of neutrons produced by cosmic rays with nitrogen atoms.
The radiocarbon dating method is based on certain assumptions on the global concentration of carbon 14 at any given time.
One assumption is that the global levels of carbon 14 (also called radiocarbon) in the atmosphere has not changed over time.
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An examination of sedimentary rocks worldwide shows a striking consistency with the unimaginably massive Flood that wiped out whole environments.
It caused massive sedimentary layering and sorting and fossilizing of the creatures buried therein.