This method is based on the fact that when a material is heated or exposed to sunlight, electrons are released and some of them are trapped inside the item.
Once you heat this item again using high temperatures, the trapped electrons become excited and recombine with the item’s material.
Since then, at least as concerns clinical psychology, the subject has moved on to become an evidence-based humanistic alternative At Ancient Origins, we believe that one of the most important fields of knowledge we can pursue as human beings is our beginnings.
The ancients were cleverer than some people today assume.
They didn’t have rockets or electricity, at least no indisputable proof has been found of such technologies, but they did come up with technology that we don’t usually associate with the ancient world.
Another absolute dating method is thermoluminescence, which dates the last time an item was heated.
It is the only method that can be used to date rocks, pottery and minerals for dates that are approximately between 300 to 10,000 years old.
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.