Traveling Forensic Science Workshops

The National Law Enforcement Museum located in Washington, D.C. offers “Traveling Forensic Science Workshops” which is exactly as it is entitled. For a small fee, the museum will travel to your school and set up a multi-station forensic lab that introduces forensic science to students grades 5th through 12th.

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The Drugs Wheel Game: A fun interesting way to categorize and learn drugs

Originally designed as a training tool, The Drug Wheel is now offered as a board game that can be used as a fun educational and informative resource for young people, adult substance users, and a range of professionals working in various fields such as drug workers, teachers and social workers.  Check out the board game…

Current Accredited Forensic Science Programs

The Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) does a great job at updating their website with the current accredited universities that offer undergraduate and graduate programs in different disciplines of forensic science. FEPAC is an organization that assesses and accredits forensic science education programs. They ultimately determine if programs fulfill certain standards upon performing…

Fun Crime Scene Science Cheat Sheet Infographic

This fun infographic gives a quick snapshot of the different types of crime scene professionals that it takes to collectively solve a crime by summarizing some of their key concerns and uses of evidence found at a crime scene. Have fun!     Source: eLocalLawyers.com

Medical Uses of Abused Drugs Infographic

As you all know..we LOVE infographics. This really beautifully designed one about the medical uses of commonly abused drugs was introduced to us today, from Medical Billing and Coding Guide. Enjoy! Via: Medical Billing and Coding Guide

Forensic Nexus Q/A Session with a Forensic Jeweler

Forensic Nexus would like to introduce you to Ms. Maria Maclennan of Dundee, Scotland, UK who has a very unique speciality. She is a Forensic Jeweler. Ms. Maclennan kindly agreed to being interviewed by Forensic Nexus to share her career path. We asked her the following questions:   What is your area of expertise/forensic discipline? Despite originally having trained…

Bad Science: Exaggerated & False Research Infographic

We love a good infographic. [FN Infographic Archive] Clinical Psychology recently shared the following infographic with us that asks the questions: Are scientists really the most honest people around? Are their scientific findings reliable? I always say, the best quality of a scientist is integrity. Enjoy. Created by: Clinical Psychology