He is both a co-owner and co-founder of Ancient Origins.John is a computer & electrical engineer with a Ph D in Artificial Intelligence, a...
It is also important not to forget that throughout the history of humankind any discovery that shakes the status quo is always under attack until it becomes established, and we are in an era where many of the things that we once considered certain will become errors of our past.
By John Black Dr John (Ioannis) Syrigos initially began writing on Ancient Origins under the pen name John Black.
This method has the following restrictions: a) It cannot be used to date items many thousands of years old; b) it can only be used in non-organic materials; and c) the materials to be dated must have been heated to more than 350 degrees Celsius. All of the current dating methods are going through refinement.
Archaeologists are seeking an accurate dating technique, but this method is yet to be found.
Studying the material remains of past human life and activities may not seem important or exciting to the average Joe unlike the biological sciences.