The shroud of turin a linen cloth that tradition associates with the crucifixion and burial of jesus has undergone numerous scientific tests the most notable of which is radiocarbon dating in an attempt to determine the relics authenticity in 1988 scientists at three separate laboratories dated samples from the shroud to a range of 12601390 ad which coincides with the first certain.
The shroud of turin or turin shroud italian sindone di torino sacra sindone ˈsaːkra ˈsindone or santa sindone is a length of linen cloth bearing the negative image of a man who is alleged to be jesus of nazarethit is kept in the royal chapel of the cathedral of saint john the baptist in turin piedmont northern italythe cloth itself is believed by some to be the burial shroud that.
Thermochimica acta 425 2005 189194 studies on the radiocarbon sample from the shroud of turin raymond n rogers los alamos national laboratory university of california 1961 cumbres patio los alamos nm 87544 usa.
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all empirical evidence and logical reasoning concerning the shroud of turin will lead any objective rational person to the firm conclusion that the shroud is an artifact created by an artist in the fourteenthcenturysteven d schafersman the shroud of turin is a woven cloth about 14 feet.
The questions what is the shroud of turin why dont you believe its the burial cloth of jesus christ how was the shroud image formed what about the alleged carbon dating flaws and conspiracies.
the skeptical shroud of turin website presents the artistic historical scholarly and scientific evidence that demonstrates that the shroud of turin is a medieval artifact and forgery.
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