TITLE

IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/29/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1775, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers science-related news as of June 29, 1991. Claim of Great Britain-based nuclear power generator Nuclear Electric chairman John Collier that nuclear power can compete with other sources of electric power in terms of costs; Resignation of John Bowman as chief executive officer of the National Rivers Authority in Great Britain; Proposal of Great Britain Royal Commission on Criminal Justice to set an independent service of forensic scientists.
ACCESSION #
10491319

 

Related Articles

  • ESPRIT DE CORPSE. Lambert, Pam; Jerome, Richard; Sieder, Jill; Herbst, Diane; Dennis, Alicia; Harrington, Maureen; Bane, Vickie // People;10/14/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 16, p117 

    Introduces a series of articles about crime scene investigators. Evidence that they examine, including congealed blood, bone shards and fibers.

  • Forensic scientists. Dillon, Hall // Occupational Outlook Quarterly;Fall99, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p2 

    Discusses the nature of the work of forensic scientists. Roles they perform; Working environment; Compensation; Training.

  • Careers in Science.  // Science Teacher;Mar2003, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p70 

    Interviews American forensics services technician (FST), Jason Birchfield concerning career prospects in the field of forensic science. Undergraduate education; Duties of an FST; Job qualifications and requirements; Types of forensic evidence used in the job.

  • Hot jobs in the crime lab. Rowh, Mark // Career World;Feb/Mar2000, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p29 

    Focuses on forensic science as a profession in the United States. Employment of forensic scientists; Areas of specialties; Educational requirements. INSET: Traits for success.

  • CRIME SEEN. Grice, Gordon // Popular Science;Oct2002, Vol. 261 Issue 4, p60 

    Features Skip Palenik, a forensic microscopist from Chicago, Illinois. Selection of cases he has worked on; Description of his work; Information on forensic microscopy.

  • Pages from investigator's diary. Drapkin, L. Ya // Russian Juridical Journal / Rossijskij Juridiceskij Zurnal;Sep2011, Vol. 80 Issue 5, p186 

    This is the eleventh part of autobiographical essay of one of the prominents criminalists of modern Russia -- professor L. Ya. Drapkin.

  • What is forensic science?  // Monkeyshines on Health & Science;Mar2003 Forensic Science, p1 

    Explains various discipline related to the study of forensic science. Definition of the word 'forensic'; Overview of the job of a forensic scientist; Methods of investigations used by forensic scientists.

  • Not for Everyone. Joy, Amy // Teen Ink;Jan2004, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p15 

    The author relates her fascination with forensic science. According to the author, she has developed an interest in forensic science before ballistic fingerprinting and "CSI" were introduced in television programs. According to her, she wanted to be a member of the U.S. Criminal Justice team as...

  • Ethics Corner #32: Who Are the "Real" Forensic Scientists? Bear, Z. G. Standing // Forensic Examiner;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 9 Issue 3/4, p37 

    The article presents a discussion about forensic science. The author thinks that forensic scientists put into practice scientific principles and practices to criminal matters. It relates the case of Doctor Tom Glass, a dentist, who is a scientist who spends only a fraction of his time on...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics