Results for: Dendrochronology

In Science

Dendrochronology is the study of what?

Tree-ring dating.   It is the science of determining the age of trees by counting the rings of growth across the trunk of the tree. In general terms, a tree adds a new ring (MORE)
In Grammar

What is the root word of dendrochronology?

Dendrochronology actually is actually made up of two root words.  The root word "Dendron" is Greek in origin and means "trees" and  the root word "chronos" is Greek in origi (MORE)

Typology Polynology Dendrochronology in Anthropology?

Typology   Note: Anthropology from Greek anthrōpos, "human"; logia) is the study of humanity. Anthropology has origins in the natural sciences, and the humanities. Ethnogr (MORE)

What are sources of dendrochronology energy?

A dendrothermal power plant produces electricity by burning wood, usually from quick growing plantations. Any sort of burning releases carbon dioxide (among other residues), (MORE)

How does dendrochronology assist radiocarbon dating?

Tree rings provided truly known-age material needed to check the accuracy of radiocarbon dating as a method. During the late 1950s, several scientists (notably the Dutchman He (MORE)
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What is involved in dendrochronology?

Dendrochronology is the science of aging a creature by the use of their teeth. It comes from two Greek words meaning teeth and time. It can be useful for archaeologists and ot (MORE)