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  1. #1 Radiocarbon dating - it's not just for bones anymore 
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    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddr...ke-whisky.html


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    Phials of whisky extracted from the antique bottles are sent to the laboratory in Oxford, where the scientists burn the liquid and bombard the resulting gas with electrically charged particles so they can measure the quantities of carbon 14 in the sample.
    burn whisky ??? blasphemy !!!


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