Dating Techniques: Illuminating the past

May 05, 2015

A recent article in Nature discusses the impact of David Huntley (Professor Emeritus) and colleagues' seminal contribution to optical dating 30 years ago. Professor Mike Thewalt was also a co-author of the original paper. The Nature article discusses the major impact the optical dating technique introduced by David and his colleagues has had on studies of events occurring within the past 500,000 years, and considers the future of the method.

Link to article at nature.com:
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v520/n7548/full/520438a.html