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Podcast on Forensic Science

a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0060759836?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlink_code=as3camp=211189creative=373489creativeASIN=0060759836″img alt=”basscov.jpg” src=”http://instapundit.com/archives2/images/basscov.jpg” border=0 align=right width=”106″ height=”160″ //aToday, we are talking in our studio with a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_M._Bass”Dr. Bill Bass/a, a renowned forensic anthropologist here in Knoxville and a href=”http://www.jeffersonbass.com/”Jon Jefferson/a, a documentary filmmaker and writer who are the authors of one of my favorite books, a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0425198324?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=as2camp=1789creative=9325creativeASIN=0425198324″Death’s Acre: Inside the Legendary Forensic Lab the Body Farm Where the Dead Do Tell Tales./aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=as2o=1a=0425198324″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”” style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” / The book tells the amazing story of how Dr. Bass came to found the Body Farm, where he and his colleagues have solved a number of murder mysteries with the use of forensic anthropology. Bass’s body farm became famous after mystery writer Patricia Cornwell wrote her best-selling book, a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0425201449?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=as2camp=1789creative=9325creativeASIN=0425201449″emThe Body Farm,/em/aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=as2o=1a=0425201449″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”” style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;”/based on his research facility. br /br /Jefferson Bass, as the team are referred to, now have a couple of novels, a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/006075981X?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=as2camp=1789creative=9325creativeASIN=006075981X”Carved in Bone: A Body Farm Novel/aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=as2o=1a=006075981X” width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”” style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” / and a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0060759836?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=as2camp=1789creative=9325creativeASIN=0060759836″Flesh and Bone: A Body Farm Novel,/aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=as2o=1a=0060759836″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”” style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” /that are intriguing case histories based on Dr. Bass’s work. br /br /We also hear about a href=”http://www.tennessee.edu/news/article.php?id=3968″Bass’s latest case/a–finding out how J. P. Richardson, better know as ” a href=”http://www.officialbigbopper.com/i_thestories.htm”The Big Bopper/a” really died in the famous plane crash of 1959. Do you have an interest in forensic science and how it really solves murders? Hint: it’s not like what you see on emCSI./em br /br /You can listen directly — no downloading required — by a href=”http://politicscentral.com/2007/01/30/the_glenn_and_helen_show_heari.php”going here/a and clicking on the gray Flash player. Or you can download the file directly by a href=”http://richmedia.pjmedia.com/audio/politicscentral/glenn_helen_show/20070131-jeffersonbass.mp3″clicking right here./a You can get a lo-fi version, suitable for dialup, cellphones, etc., by going a href=”http://politicscentral.com/2007/01/30/the_glenn_and_helen_show_heari.php”here/a and selecting the lo-fi version. And, of course, you can always a href=”http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=116559643s=143441″subscribe via itunes./a Check for new episodes and catch up on old ones by visiting our show archives at a href=”http://www.glennandhelenshow.com”GlennandHelenShow.com./abr /br /This podcast is brought to you by Volvo automobiles at a href=”http://www.volvocars.us/”Volvocars.us./a