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Other methods such as Potassium-argon dating and Isochron dating are based on faulty assumptions and so unreliable as to be useless.
Many atoms (or elements) exist as numerous varieties called isotopes, some of which are radioactive, meaning they decay over time by losing particles.
But new research by creationists has revealed a large number of problems with radiometric dating.
In some cases such as Carbon-14 dating, radioactive dating actually gives strong evidence for a young Earth.
For example, an object with a quarter of its original amount (2x1/2) should be roughly 11,460 years old.