What is Forensic Anthropology?

Forensic anthropologists have a bit of a media personality at the moment. TV portrayals of their skills and capabilities make their role in the catching and convicting of dangerous criminals seem like an exciting and gripping career. In fact, it is often the people back in the laboratory who are effective at working out the […]

Forensic Anthropologist

What is a Forensic Anthropologist?

We’ve all seen Bones or a similar moment in a crime drama when a skeletal corpse is uncovered in someone’s basement or backyard. Then someone comes in, examines the bones and can instantly say where they were from, when the person in question died, and how they died. That person is a forensic anthropologist, and they […]