bones http://iowapublicradio.org en The Cutting Edge of Forensic Science http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cutting-edge-forensic-science <p>Over a hundred years ago, searching for fingerprints became routine in crime scene investigation. In the intervening years the tools of forensic investigation have greatly evolved. Host Ben Kieffer speaks to Iowa State University Mechanical Engineer <a href="http://www.me.iastate.edu/directory/faculty/daniel-attinger/">Daniel Attinger</a> about <a href="http://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2013/04/18/bloodstains">his research for the U.S. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 20:00:49 +0000 Ben Kieffer, Sarah Boden & Ben Stanton 22015 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Cutting Edge of Forensic Science The Hominid Species from Two Million Years Ago http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hominid-species-two-million-years-ago <p>We listen back to Ben&rsquo;s conversation with Lee Berger, American Paleoanthropologist who in 2010 discovered the bones of a new hominid species that lived almost two million years ago.&nbsp; Later, researchers from UI and ISU discuss the historic find.</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 17:07:11 +0000 Ben Kieffer 6333 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Hominid Species from Two Million Years Ago