A body at the Body Farm at the University of Tennessee (there are 5 facilities in the U. The body farms exist to gain a better understanding of the decomposition process, particularly within the study of forensic anthropology.
malformalady: Five Stages(of decomposition)... - firmlygirdled
Five Stages(of decomposition) cupcake by Claire Ratcliffe to be served at Delicious Decay: The Edible Body Farm. This event is meant to engage the public with delicious desserts alongside the fascinating topic of death 69 notes
Sally Mann: The Body Farm - The image is a select few of the specimens studied at the facility, with more on Sally Mann’s portfolio site, and a stark reminder that we are all organic creatures, waiting to return to the earth.
How Do Body Farms Make You Appreciate Decomposition?
Body Farms provide loads of data to law enforcement agencies for determining time of death. They provide invaluable forensic data for solving homicides. The two best reasons to donate your body to a body farm are a green burial and your legacy of advancing scientific progress. Who knows? You might even provide the evidence needed to catch a killer. #forensics #science #crimescenes #anthropology #highschool #forkids