Carbon dating oops
have at least some respect for what people believe.
The fact that some materials can fossilize rapidly under certain circumstances is well known by experts in the field and is not really a scientific issue.
However, the general public has been misled in order to facilitate the impression of great ages.
The bones of the partial leg and foot within the boot were revealed by an elaborate set of C. Scans performed at Harris Methodist Hospital in Bedford, Texas on July 24, 1997.
Only the contents of the boot are fossilized, not the boot itself, demonstrating that some materials fossilize more readily than others.
the question is how much do we realy know about the formation of the earth? this type of find should have been front page news, but why wasn't it? even experiments can be squewed by the very fact that someone is trying to prove something. sometimes results are ignored because "something was wrong" with the experiment.