Archaeological dating wiki
They determined that the Red Lady was in fact a man, and that the ornaments resembled those found at much older sites in continental Europe.Then, in the twentieth century, carbon dating found the bones to be about 22,000 years old — even though much of Britain was encased in ice and seemingly uninhabitable for part of that time.
It wasn’t until the 19th century, however, that archaeology began to develop as a scientific discipline.
In 1823, palaeontologist William Buckland painstakingly removed the fossils from a cave in Wales, and discovered ivory rods, shell beads and other ornaments in the vicinity.
He concluded that they belonged to a Roman-era witch or prostitute.
Charlie was already familiar with Ross's name through one of his academic papers on paleontology but had never met him.
Soon, however, Ross and Charlie abandoned the extremely boring Professor Spafford and concluded their fun tour of the NYU campus by returning to Monica's apartment.