M u s e u m  C r e a t e d  L e s s o n

Investigating Forensics


SFU Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Burnaby, British Columbia

Live blow fly larvae

Live blow fly larvae

Live blow fly larvae are raised in glass jars with sawdust to mimic the soil and beef liver on a paper towel to mimic the carrion. These are then placed in an incubator in order to control for temperature, lighting and humidity.

The Critical Thinking Consortium, Simon Fraser University

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Learning Object Collection: Investigating Forensics
Learning Object: Insect Informants
Institution: SFU Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology