Is a Vital Forensic Skill Dying Out? Thursday, September 10, 2015 Forensic fibre examination is one of the most established forensic evidence types. Blood, Teeth Samples Predict a Criminal's Age Thursday, September 10, 2015 Forensic biomedical scientists from KU Leuven have developed a test to predict individuals’ age on the basis of blood or teeth samples. This test may be particularly useful for the police, as it can help track down criminals or identify human remains.Contactless Fingerprint Technology is Coming Tuesday, September 08, 2015 Quickly moving through security checkpoints by showing your hand to a scanner seems straight out of science fiction, but NIST is working with industry to bring fast, touchless fingerprint readers out of the lab and into the marketplace.Determining the Age of Fingerprints Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Watch the imprint of a tire track in soft mud, and it will slowly blur, the ridges of the pattern gradually flowing into the valleys. Researchers have tested the theory that a similar effect could be used to give forensic scientists a way to date fingerprints.Yorkshire Scientists Could Hold Key to Preventing Future Horsemeat Scandals Monday, August 17, 2015 Incidents like the horse meat scandal, which caused extensive damage to the UK’s farming and retail industry, could be consigned to the past thanks to revolutionary technology developed in the UK. Was Shakespeare high? Thursday, August 13, 2015 State-of-the-art forensic technology from South Africa has been used to try and unravel the mystery of what was smoked in tobacco pipes found in the Stratford-upon-Avon garden of British playwright William Shakespeare.Hamilton Storage Announces Formation of Hamilton Storage GmbH Friday, August 07, 2015 New subsidiary to serve Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.New Members of U.S National Commission on Forensic Science Announced Friday, August 07, 2015 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced six appointments to the National Commission on Forensic Science. DNA Could Put a Face to the Crime in the Future Friday, July 24, 2015 An Irish geneticist is pioneering forensic techniques that can estimate a person’s appearance from a DNA sample.