Forensic science was a science that originated from necessity. Officer of the law needed help identifying the suspects involved in crimes. Even though television tells us that fingerprints and ballistics are exact sciences and always tell you a story, many experts often don’t agree on the same evidence. One of the most often used and reliable forms of data that many of us aren’t aware of are bugs. Bugs take a very particular and common path to become active. This often leads investigators to the most reliable timelines available. This has even created its own form of science called forensic entomology.
This series of worksheets look at very relevant technologies and the science behind them that focus on solving crimes or understanding basic living better.