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Nanostructured Silicon-Based Fingerprint Dusting Powders for Enhanced Visualization and Detection by Mass Spectrometry

Forensic Summary by Gina Gallucci

Porous silicon microparticles (pSi MPs) coupled with fluorescent dyes as well as intrinsically luminescent pSi MPs have emerged as a new technique for fingerprint dusting and development. 193 more words

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Latent Fingerprint Development on Thermal Paper Using Traditional Ninhydrin and 1,2-indanedione

Forensic Summary by Gina Gallucci

Thermal paper is chemical-coated paper that is heat sensitive and changes color when it encounters heat.  It has become a common type of evidence in criminal trials as it used for cash register and credit card terminal receipts. 168 more words

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The non-contact detection and identification of blood stained fingerprints using visible wavelength reflectance hyperspectral imaging: Part 1

Forensic Summary by Gina Gallucci

Fingerprints found at crime scenes are often contaminated by various substances. The most common of these is blood, especially at violent crime scenes. 212 more words

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We are slowly working on getting all of our stuff done on our checklist for the home study. My hope was to have the bulk of it done before our first meeting so that we could relax and not stress over everything during this process. 391 more words

Adoption

Fingerprints

They say we leave fingerprints everywhere we go

I think it’s bigger than just a print though, sometimes we leave behind whole pieces of ourselves without ever realizing it… 227 more words

Poetry

Alternative Mark Making

Whilst we have tested mark making with stencils, glaze dipped material and sponging directly on to the pots, we had some a chance outcome on one particular pot which we had not even planned. 63 more words

Happy Mother's Day (on a budget)

Happy Mother’s Day Moms!

As previously, briefly mentioned – and will be further mentioned with its own post – the wife and I are on a quest to become debt-free – now and forever.  584 more words

Life With Three Kids