Latest Forensic evidence Stories

2011-08-04 14:08:25

Scientists have identified a mutation that might underlie an extremely rare condition, called "adermatoglyphia," which causes people to be born without any fingerprints.

2011-06-23 04:30:00

DALLAS, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report, "Global Touchless Sensing and Gesture Recognition Market (2010 - 2015) [http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/touchless-sensing-gesturing-market-369.html ] ", published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com ), the total touchless sensing market is expected to reach $3656.8 million by 2015 at a CAGR of 27.6% and the gesture recognition market is expected to reach $625...

2011-05-12 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) FRIDAY, MAY 13: FINGERPRINTS Profile America -- Friday, May 13th. The first criminal case in the U.S.

2010-12-11 00:00:47

Clarity Clean It optical surface care spray and towelettes from Nanofilm have been recommended for cleaning electronic display surfaces like iPads and computers, iPhones and other cell phones. Tested and recommended by HeathaplexVision, J.

2010-12-07 00:00:44

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ), a US Department of Justice agency, has entered into a cooperative agreement with Hooke College of Applied Sciences (HCAS) to train 232 trace evidence examiners in 16 forensic science related courses over the next two years, starting in February 2011.

2010-08-02 15:47:40

Nothing against bloodhounds, but finding bodies buried by someone who wanted them to stay undiscovered can be difficult.

2010-04-26 07:00:00

WALL, N.J., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc.

2010-01-06 12:08:20

Why do we chew our food?

2009-12-23 06:00:00

WALL, N.J., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc.

2009-12-02 07:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalPersona, Inc., a leader in fingerprint identity and authentication solutions, today announced an agreement with IBM to deploy a new model of its DigitalPersona biometric fingerprint technology on IBM SurePOS 500 retail systems.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.