Decomposition and Confusing Interpretations
Lecture no. 4 from the course: Forensic History: Crimes, Frauds, and Scandals
Taught by Professor Elizabeth A. Murray | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
How can cutting-edge research and technology be applied to old cases and result in fresh conclusions? Find out in Professor Murray’s illuminating lecture on the case of seven-year-old Dalbert Aposhian and several other mysteries, which illustrate the importance of taphonomy: the study of what happens to living organisms once they die and are deposited in the environment.