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What Happens to a Dead Body in the Ocean?

What Happens to a Dead Body in the Ocean? | Forensic Entomology | Scoop.it
Scientists dropped dead pigs into the ocean to understand how sea creatures scavenged them.
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Underwater decomposition
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Crime Scene Creatures | Interactive: Determine the Time of Death | Nature | PBS

Crime Scene Creatures | Interactive: Determine the Time of Death | Nature | PBS | Forensic Entomology | Scoop.it
A body has been discovered. Collect and analyze the evidence, then determine the postmortem interval (PMI). This movie requires Flash Player 9
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Conventional Forensic Theory on Order of Bugs That Feast on Corpses Upended: Scientific American

Conventional Forensic Theory on Order of Bugs That Feast on Corpses Upended: Scientific American | Forensic Entomology | Scoop.it
Beetles might precede blowflies (not vice versa, as forensic entomology has long suggested), a finding that could change time of death and other calculations made by crime-scene investigators...

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Controversial article pertaining to order of arthropods as a means for estimation of time of death.

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Forensic entomology | www.scienceinschool.org

Forensic entomology | www.scienceinschool.org | Forensic Entomology | Scoop.it
Are you a biologist with a mission? Do you want to fight crime with science? Martin Hall and Amoret Brandt from The Natural History Museum in London, UK, introduce the fascinating (and smelly) field of forensic entomology.
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Visible Proofs: Forensic Views of the Body: Galleries: Technologies: Life cycle of the black blow fly

Visible Proofs: Forensic Views of the Body: Galleries: Technologies: Life cycle of the black blow fly | Forensic Entomology | Scoop.it
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Life cycle of blowfly; great visuals.

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