Carbon dating research on noahs ark
Citing the many details that match historical accounts of the Ark, he believes it to be a legitimate archaeological discovery.
The group claims that carbon dating proves the relics are 4,800 years old, meaning they date to around the same time the ark was said to be afloat. Ararat has long been suspected as the final resting place of the craft by evangelicals and literalists hoping to validate biblical stories."You have to take everything out of context except the Bible to get something tolerable, and they're not even working much with the Bible," said Paul Zimansky, an archaeologist and historian at Stony Brook University who specializes in the Near East - and especially the region around Ararat, known as Urartu.