New Invention May Revolutionize Analytical Chemistry

A new invention, developed by an FIU researcher, has the potential to revolutionize the field of analytical chemistry. The invention, which measures just 2 centimeters long and 2 millimeters in diameter, is a sorbent tube that could bring analytical chemistry to the masses. The device is simple yet highly sensitive, and is designed to sample […]

“CSI Effect” Impacts Forensic Science

Many people are familiar with the field of forensic science from popular crime television shows, such as CBS’ long-running crime drama, CSI. The iconic crime show recently aired its last episode, after 15 seasons and more than 300 episodes. Over the years, CSI cemented itself within our society and largely influenced the way society perceives […]

7 Facts About Forensic Science

While you are probably familiar with the field of forensic science through various television shows, such as Law and Order or CSI, real-life forensic science is actually quite different from how these show portray the fields. Although forensic science is not what it appears to be on television, the field is still extremely interesting. I […]

Forensic Science: Origins and Early Methods

Forensic Science is the scientific method of gathering and examining information about the past in which is then used in the court of law. Before the emergence of forensic science methods, criminal charges heavily relied on eyewitnesses or confessions in order to bring about a conviction. This made it very easy for criminals to escape […]

Cyber Security Law

Cyber security is paramount in the digital age. As more and more of our lives are conducted online, we need better ways of protecting the multiplying inroads to our private data. After recent breaches in the European Union’s cyber security, lawmakers are instituting stringent defense initiatives to keep their people, and government, safe. But with […]