Other radiometric dating methods such as potassium-argon or rubidium-strontium are used for such purposes by those who believe that the earth is billions of years old.
Radiocarbon is not suitable for this purpose because it is only applicable: a) on a time scale of thousands of years and b) to remains of once-living organisms (with minor exceptions, from which rocks are excluded).
It is not a matter of whether the science itself is faulty.
Many people mistakenly believe carbon dating can be used to date objects that are millions or even billions of years old.
There are two major assumptions that are impossible to prove or disprove. Based upon the Big Bang theory as well as the theory of evolution, most scientists (and therefore the general public) believe that the universe and the world are billions of years old.
This assumption allows for C in the environment is mostly constant.
Prefacing astrology with “high-tech” doesn’t make it any more valid; nor would it render a true conclusion false.
This section is intended to cast doubt on the reliability of the scans being used.