Every skeleton that forensic anthropologist, Diane France, meets whispers secrets about the life and death of its owner. Bones speak about the life and times of famous people in history, from a Russian royal family to American outlaws and war heroes. Just as important, any person's skeleton reveals secrets about who it once was in life and how that life ended. Meet this bone detective, whose work continues to help law enforcement agencies solve crimes and identify victims of mass disasters.

A jumble of human bones that were discovered in the Windypits, in North York Moors have been baffling experts for decades. Only one clue stands out - a tangle of bones, which might belong to a family from thousands of years ago. Can the team investigate this further to try and work out what really happened to these people?

Dame Susan Margaret Black DBE FRSE FRCP is a Scottish forensic anthropologist, anatomist and academic. She is Pro Vice-Chancellor for Engagement at Lancaster University. Sue was awarded an OBE in 2001 for her work in war crimes investigations in Kosovo and in 2016 she was awarded a DBE for her services to education and forensic anthropology.

This video Training with Forensic Science: Blood Spatter Analysis and Crime Scene Investigation. This video is one of many that will teach you blood spatter analysis. There are 112 videos in the series please use this link to access the other videos at

Crime scene analyst Matthew Steiner shows WIRED staff writer Louise Matsakis how to lift fingerprints off a variety of different surfaces. Is it easier to lift fingerprints off of a golf ball or a doorknob? Watch and find out!

Once a person dies, their body begins a process of decay. This process can be seen through certain external changes which are called post mortem signs of death. There are 4 postmortem signs of death - pallor mortis, algor mortis, rigor mortis, and livor mortis in this order respectively. All these changes occur in the first 24-48 hours after death.

This video Training in Forensic Science. This video is one of many that will teach you all about Forensic Science and working in this field. There are 200 videos in the series please use this link to access the other videos at

Introduction Forensic Pathology

Importance of Forensic Science in solving complex cases of crime. Dr. Subramaniam is one of the finest forensic experts globally. A doctorate in clinical psychology she has over 30 years of professional experience comprising of distinguished academic, clinical and foresnsic experience. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

** NOTE - these bodies aren't real, just very realistic dummies ** Forensic Science students take part in a blood spatter practical session, which involves hitting a piece of pork to look at the cast off and blood splatter produced. Age Restricted- no one may view under 18.

Crime scene analyst Matthew Steiner teaches the techniques forensics experts use to investigate bloodstain patterns, ranging from easy to difficult. Matthew explains how different types of forces create different bloodstain patterns in the crime scenes, and demonstrates how they can analyze these patterns to figure out how a crime was committed.

In this video I highlight & discuss Frances Glessner Lee's (1878–1962) ...dollhouse-sized dioramas of true crimes, created in the first half of the 20th century and still used in forensic training today, helped to revolutionize the emerging field of homicide investigation. Aptly named 'Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death' - Each model cost about US$3,000–4,500 to create, which was a considerable sum of money back then. She even attended autopsies to ensure accuracy.

Basic set up of Central Forensic Science Laboratory in India

Some say Dr. Alejandro Hernández Cárdenas' brew brings the dead back to life. A MOTHERBOARD documentary on life, death, and an unassuming Mexican dentist whose proprietary chemical formula rehydrates corpses for identification.

Police found Samantha Bodsworth's body in a Noosa car park one hour from her hometown of Gympie. The murderer thought he'd committed the perfect crime, but a little-known area of forensic science would be his undoing.

Police found the body of 22-year-old Tasmanian Amanda Carter alongside the Derwent River. After 13 years and a revolution in forensic science, her murderer was finally brought to account.

Dr. Darrel turner is a leading Forensic Psychologist who specializes in psychopathic scoring, predatory behavior and violent crime.

Dr. Jeffery Kieliszewski from Human Resource Associates presents on his experience in the criminal justice system as a forensic Psychologist. This is the first lecture in the 2009-2010 Psychology Speakers Series. See the full list at

Dyshae is diagnosed with antisocial personality disorder. People with this condition are often referred to by the media as a “sociopath” or “psychopath”. Dyshae wants others to know that it is possible for a person with this disorder to become better adjusted to the world with the help of intensive therapy.

At two years old Zaid survived burns so severe that doctors say it is a miracle he’s still alive. Others now tease him for "looking like a zombie". Zaid wants the world to know that he’s just a nice guy who enjoys making new friends.