Discover Forensic Science

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Lerner Publications, Sep 1, 2016 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
Forensic scientists study evidence to figure out who committed a crime. But how do they determine the cause of death? And how do they use trained dogs and devices to track scents? Learn about the latest tools and techniques in use by forensic scientists, and discover how their work helps bring criminals to justice.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 What Is Forensic Science?
4
Chapter 2 Cadaver Dogs and LABRADORs
12
Chapter 3 Bodies and Bugs
22
Chapter 4 Digging into DNA
30
Glossary
38
Learn More about Forensic Science
39
Index
40
Back Cover
42
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L. E. Carmichael is a former scientist who writes for kids, teens, and occasionally adults. Her published science books cover everything from animal migration to hybrid cars. Visit her online at www.lecarmichael.com.

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