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Student Researcher Studies New Method to Determine Corpse's Time Underwater

Loyola biology professor James Wee and student researcher Shelly Wu prepare human hair for experiments. <i>Courtesy of Loyola Univ.</i><p>Human hair could …

College & University

Forensics@NIST 2012 videos available online

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is a non-regulatory federal agency dedicated to advancing measurement science, standards, …

Determination of Unique Fracture Patterns in Glass and Glassy Polymers

<i>by Frederic Tulleners, Univ. of California, Davis; John Thornton, UCD and Allison Baca, UCD</i><p>The study of fractures of glass, glassy type materials, …

Unique

Scientist Steven Eaton jailed for falsifying drug test results

<b>A scientist who faked research data for experimental anti-cancer drugs has been jailed for three months for falsifying test results.</b><p>Steven Eaton, from Cambridgeshire, has become the first person in the UK to be jailed under scientific safety laws.<p>Eaton, 47, was working at the Edinburgh branch of US …

Corruption

Judge misdirected on undermined expert evidence: appeal court

News In Focus<p>Judge misdirected on undermined expert evidence: appeal court<p>A mother has had her conviction for murdering her baby quashed after the …

United Kingdom

Hair Analysis Evidence About to Join CBLA as “Junk Science”

The FBI and the Department of Justice have announced that they are beginning an unprecedented review of over 10,000 cases involving microscopic hair …

CSI Myths: The Shaky Science Behind Forensics

Forensic science was not developed by scientists. It was mostly created by cops, who were guided by little more than common sense. And as hundreds of criminal cases begin to unravel, many established forensic practices are coming under fire. PM takes an in-depth look at the shaky science that has …

Criminal Justice