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The theoretical limit of the usefulness of Carbon-14 dating would only be 50,000 years.
This would be the amount of time it would take for nine half-lives, and after that there would not be enough left to measure accurately.
They all start with similar flaws, but Carbon-14 has more than the rest.
The Carbon-14 dating method was introduced by Dr. Libby (1908-1980) at the University of Chicago in 1949. Carbon-12 is the normal stable isotope of Carbon (99% of all Carbon), which is the basic building block of organic life forms.
There is then a ratio of Carbon-14 to Carbon-12 in the bodies of plants, animals and humans which could be considered as fixed at the time of death.
After death, the Carbon-14 would decay and the ratio of the two isotopes would change.
He claimed that it was capable of dating animal, plant and human remains of fairly recent origin. As they say on Star Trek, we are all carbon based units.
If one were to believe the Bible, the earth was surrounded by a layer of water vapor between Creation and the Flood.As the magnetic field decreases, more cosmic radiation penetrates the earths atmosphere and this causes a slow long-term increase in Carbon-14 production.These factors combine to cause fluctuations in the Carbon-12/Carbon-14 ratios found in plant, animal and human materials.In high school biology courses they often teach about the inevitable failures of closed systems by taking an aquarium and placing snails, plants and a bowl of water inside; then sealing the aquarium so that no air may get in or out.The idea is that snails produce carbon dioxide which is utilized by the plants, the plants produce oxygen which utilized by the snails. Of course, it doesnt take long before the experiment fails in death for all those in the aquarium.
Evolutionists then claim to determine the amount of time since the death of the organism by measuring the current ratio.