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Body Farm -- NatGeo documentary about the UT forensics research facility where researchers study body decomposition

Body Farm -- NatGeo documentary about the UT forensics research facility where researchers study body decomposition

malformalady: “  Five Stages(of decomposition) cookie by Claire Ratcliffe to be served at Delicious Decay: The Edible Body Farm. This event is meant to engage the public with delicious desserts...

malformalady: “ Five Stages(of decomposition) cookie by Claire Ratcliffe to be served at Delicious Decay: The Edible Body Farm. This event is meant to engage the public with delicious desserts...

Sally Mann, Body Farm- "There's a new prudery around death. We've moved it into hospital, behind screens, and no longer wear black markers to acknowledge its presence. It's become unmentionable."

Sally Mann, Body Farm- "There's a new prudery around death. We've moved it into hospital, behind screens, and no longer wear black markers to acknowledge its presence. It's become unmentionable."

The Body Farm. Calling William K. Bass's center for forensic observation a "farm" is, in a lot of ways a bit of a misnomer. Rather than growing any particular product, this farm is focused on how organic materials break down and decompose. Specifically, human cadavers.Behind the University of Tennessee, a little outside of Knoxville, there's a 2.5 acre plot of land surrounded by a razor wire fence. This is the body farm, where forensic scientists and researchers learn about human…

The Body Farm. Calling William K. Bass's center for forensic observation a "farm" is, in a lot of ways a bit of a misnomer. Rather than growing any particular product, this farm is focused on how organic materials break down and decompose. Specifically, human cadavers.Behind the University of Tennessee, a little outside of Knoxville, there's a 2.5 acre plot of land surrounded by a razor wire fence. This is the body farm, where forensic scientists and researchers learn about human…