Wasp Nests Help Date Aboriginal Art

from  60-Second Science

Feb 20, 2020

 

Art created by Australian Aboriginal people used organic carbon-free pigments, but wasp nests above or below the art can be used for radiocarbon dating that supplies boundaries for the age of artworks.

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