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They used pottery and other materials in sites to date 'relatively'.
They thought that sites which had the same kinds of pots and tools would be the same age.
Eventually, a particle is emitted from the carbon 14 atom, and carbon 14 disappears.
All plants and animals on Earth are made principally of carbon.During the period of a plant's life, the plant is taking in carbon dioxide through photosynthesis, which is how the plant makes energy and grows.Animals eat plants, and some eat other animals in the food chain.The half-life refers to the amount of time it takes for half the radiocarbon in a sample of bone or shell or any carbon sample to disappear.Libby found that it took 5568 years for half the radiocarbon to decay.