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Radiometric dating

In J. R. R. Tolkien’s, The Hobbit, Gollum gives a riddle to Bilbo: This thing all things devours: Birds, beasts, trees, flowers; Gnaws iron, bites steel; Grinds hard stones to meal; Slays kings, ruins town, And beats high mountain down. … Continue reading

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