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September 12, 2017 4:15 pm
Jim Dawson
The goal of molecular geneticist and forensic scientist David Foran's research is to develop a “soil individualization technique” that would allow a forensic expert to produce objective, statistical data to conclusively show, for example, that the soil on a shovel possessed by a suspect matches the soil at the burial site where a victim was found.
September 12, 2017 4:15 pm
Jim Dawson
The goal of molecular geneticist and forensic scientist David Foran's research is to develop a “soil individualization technique” that would allow a forensic expert to produce objective, statistical data to conclusively show, for example, that the soil on a shovel possessed by a suspect matches the soil at the burial site where a victim was found.
September 8, 2017 12:27 pm
Dolly Stolze
On July 6, 1992 the body of transgender and gay rights activist Marsha P. Johnson was pulled from murky waters of the Hudson River.
September 8, 2017 12:27 pm
Dolly Stolze
On July 6, 1992 the body of transgender and gay rights activist Marsha P. Johnson was pulled from murky waters of the Hudson River.
September 7, 2017 8:00 am
Owen McDonnell
Tape measures, measuring wheels, rulers, pencils, note pads and graph paper: as crime scene investigators, we have all spent hours at scenes taking measurements and creating rough sketches with these tools.
September 7, 2017 8:00 am
Owen McDonnell
Tape measures, measuring wheels, rulers, pencils, note pads and graph paper: as crime scene investigators, we have all spent hours at scenes taking measurements and creating rough sketches with these tools.
September 6, 2017 8:00 am
Natalie Arvizu, JD, and Gil Sapir, JD, MSc
The reliance on forensic sciences in criminal cases has increased substantially in recent years through advancing technology, thereby fostering oversight of the scientific evidence used in criminal cases.
September 6, 2017 8:00 am
Judy Melinek, M.D.
Science is rarely certain—it relies on statistical probability, and acknowledges that outliers can and do exist.
September 6, 2017 8:00 am
Natalie Arvizu, JD, and Gil Sapir, JD, MSc
The reliance on forensic sciences in criminal cases has increased substantially in recent years through advancing technology, thereby fostering oversight of the scientific evidence used in criminal cases.
September 6, 2017 8:00 am
Judy Melinek, M.D.
Science is rarely certain—it relies on statistical probability, and acknowledges that outliers can and do exist.
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