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Posts tagged decomposition

October 31, 2013


Dancing skeletons are used as decor for Day of the Dead celebrations.

Deadly Movements

Chemical reactions can cause decomposing bodies to twitch, move, and groan.

March 20, 2007


tractor driving over a landfill

Bioreactor Landfill

Landfills contain lots and LOTS of waste. Is there a safe way to speed up decomposition?

January 28, 2006



Artsy Math

If you think science and mathematics have no place in art, then think again.

March 3, 2004


Why Do Corpses Float?

Why do corpses float? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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