Dating Meteorites

Some articles on dating, meteorites:

Lead-lead Dating - The Formation of The Geochron
... was mainly attributed to Clair Cameron Patterson’s application of Pb-Pb dating on meteorites in 1956 ... The Pb ratios of three stony and two iron meteorites were measured ... The dating of meteorites would then help Patterson in determining not only the age of these meteorites but also the age of Earth’s formation ...

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    We go on dating from Cold Fridays and Great Snows; but a little colder Friday, or greater snow would put a period to man’s existence on the globe.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)