Greg Hampikian

Sep. 28, 2012

Analyzing the Evidence on DNA

"All DNA evidence is not created equal," says Greg Hampikian, Director of the Idaho Innocence Project. He’ll tell us why DNA 'evidence' sometimes leads to the wrong conclusion.

dna evidence, forensics, forensic science, crime, criminal case, jury, courtroom, conviction, genetic evidence, biological evidence

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\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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