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Forensic Expert Faulted At Pistorius Trial

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) – The prosecution in Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial on Thursday challenged the credibility of an expert witness for the defense, which was trying to show that the athlete killed his girlfriend by mistake. 347 more words


On the job...

Well, it seems that I need to add to my list of accomplishments by starting a blog. I think I just needs a diary of sorts to spill out all of my thoughts onto… 363 more words


Ground truthin'

I have to get something off my chest: I’m an observationalist. What does that mean? Well in my research, I make direct measurements of what a glacier is doing (for example, with a GPS unit) and use these observations to test hypotheses that I (or we as a community) have about the way glaciers work. 804 more words


Writing and Fingerprints

“We can find out if the suspect is a male or female. We can understand whether or not a person has dealt drugs or actually taken drugs” Dr Simona Francese, Project Leader, Sheffield Hallam University… 108 more words


A Judging Perspective

Have to sit in a junior high math classroom, for an hour and a half, to judge pairs of Duet Actors. Could be at home watching TV or working on hobbies, but I’m here alone, in a student’s desk, staring at whiteboards, massive encouragement posters, desks, carpeting. 99 more words

That was the March 2014 that was...

March was massively busy at South Essex College and we were all bouncing round like, well. mad March hares…sort of. We kicked things off with our first… 393 more words

South Essex College

I'm almost at the end of my second year in college, and I'm job hunting for future careers.

And I stumbled across this very interesting career that I might consider. Only requiring a 4-year degree, I could be a forensic anthropologist in Hawaii identifying the skeletal remains of war victims. 30 more words