Archaeology has undoubtedly enriched mankind’s history like no other science.
There is a greater part of man’s unwritten past that archaeology has managed to unravel.
History, anthropology, and archaeology are three distinct but closely related bodies of knowledge that tell man of his present by virtue of his past.
Historians can tell what cultures thrived in different regions and when they disintegrated.
Other potential contaminants include paper, cardboard, cotton wool, string, and cigarette ash.
Samples must be stored in packaging materials that will protect them during transport and even during prolonged storage.
Date of a sample pre-dates the context it is found.Calibration is then done to convert BP years into calendar years.