The Body Farm

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Offline Gilly

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The Body Farm
« on: 29/04/2004 09:47:17 »
For anyone that is interested William Bass - the man behind the Body Farm at the University of Tennessee wrote a book recently called "Death's Acre".  It gives a fascinating insight into how the Body Farm came about and details some of the cases he has worked on.  It is also quite funny in places.  Be prepared for a bit of gore though - it is very descriptive.
 

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Re: The Body Farm
« Reply #1 on: 30/04/2004 02:58:10 »
What's the body farm ?

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« Reply #2 on: 30/04/2004 04:31:24 »
http://www.cnn.com/2000/HEALTH/10/31/body.farm/

I'm sure the body farm has it's own website, but this is a small insight into the activities carried on there.
 

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Re: The Body Farm
« Reply #3 on: 30/04/2004 20:59:07 »
What do they do to control the smell?  I wouldn't want to live downwind of this farm.
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Re: The Body Farm
« Reply #4 on: 30/04/2004 22:09:12 »
I remember reading quite a detailed article about this in a magazine, with some very graphic photos too.I still have it somwhere, gonna dig it up (pun intended) and re-read.....incredible the types of research that go on eh ?

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