When cosmic rays enter the earth's atmosphere, they undergo various interactions with gas molecules which results in the production of fast moving neutrons. This small Qur'an is written on 6 lines per page measuring on average just After 10 half-lives, there is a small amount of radioactive carbon left in a sample. See, C. For dating, see Corpus Coranicum website.
Since then much progress has been made in the intervening thirty years.
Carbon Dating Reveals One of the Oldest Known Copies of the Quran
Barbetti, B. Carbon has two stable, nonradioactive isotopes: Here the problem may lie with the conditions arid or semi-arid climate under which the cattle, the hides of which were later turned into parchment, was raised. Manning, M. The recent radiocarbon dating of this papyrus under the auspices of the Corpus Coranicum project gave a date range of — CE with The hagfish is a slime-emitting ocean-dweller that's remained unchanged for million years--and it shows. Braziunas, I.