murder investigation, one of the most crucial questions is when the victim
died. Accurately pinning down the time of death helps forensic teams to track
down the whereabouts of their suspects – and whether they had an alibi. Read more
at The Conversation.
The years that Todd Fenton, Roger Haut and their
research team spent smashing infant pig skulls in a lab at Michigan State
University could change the way forensic scientists interpret skull fractures
in children and the way they determine what’s child abuse and what’s not. Read more
at the Lansing State Journal.
Colombia to exhume Medellin graves: official (via @CAHIDuod in Twitter)
Colombian authorities will this month begin the
grisly task of carrying out what could be the largest exhumation of unmarked
graves in the conflict-torn country’s history, local media reported Sunday. Read more
at Yahoo! News.
skeleton of a warrior who fought in one of England’s bloodiest battles has gone
on display in a York museum. Read
more at The York Press.
Mass Grave Reveals Ottoman Soldiers
Fought To The Death In 16th Century Romania (via @DrKillgrove on Twitter)
Russian police just published a guide
to taking selfies without killing yourself (via
@TheGoodDeath on Twitter)
(via @wunderkamercast on