Retrobituaries: Forensic Science Pioneer Frances Glessner Lee

Mental Floss, July 2016

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A look back at the life and influence of the “Mother of Forensic Science” who constructed the Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death. 


13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets from the Ravenmaster at the Tower of London

Mental Floss, March 2016

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Christopher Skaife has worked at the Tower of London for 11 years, and has many stories to tell about both the ravens and the Tower. Recently, mental_floss visited him to learn more about his unique job.


9 Things We Learned at London’s Crime Museum Uncovered Exhibit

Mental Floss, February 2016

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For almost 150 years, London’s Metropolitan Police have maintained a private collection of criminal memorabilia.