A body at the Body Farm at the University of Tennessee (there are 5 facilities in the U.S.).  This is a research facility that studies various states of decomposition-- under different conditions (weather, shaded, direct sunlight etc.).  The body farms exist to gain a better understanding of the decomposition process, particularly within the study of forensic anthropology.

A body at the Body Farm at the University of Tennessee (there are 5 facilities in the U. The body farms exist to gain a better understanding of the decomposition process, particularly within the study of forensic anthropology.

malformalady: “  Five Stages(of decomposition) cookie by Claire Ratcliffe to be served at Delicious Decay: The Edible Body Farm. This event is meant to engage the public with delicious desserts...

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Five Stages(of decomposition) cupcake by Claire Ratcliffe to be served at Delicious Decay: The Edible Body Farm. This event is meant to engage the public with delicious desserts alongside the fascinating topic of death 69 notes

‘The Body Farm’ is a 2-acre area of Knoxville, Tennessee, that’s filled with hundreds of bodies in different stages of decomposition. The bodies, which have been donated to science, are arranged as victims of various crime scene scenarios to help...

‘The Body Farm’ is a area of Knoxville, Tennessee, that’s filled with hundreds of bodies in different stages of decomposition. The bodies, which have been donated to science, are arranged as victims of various crime scene scenarios to help.

Sally Mann, Body Farm, 2000-2001

OcéanoMar - Art Site / Sally Mann, photography for the body farm. Copyright © 2015 by Sally Mann. All Rights Reserved.

There are many artists, usually great ones, who are able to push themselves to their limit to experience life and death for their art. Especially with death, many people feel extremely uncomfortable with its trappings – the pungent scent of decay, the multiple hues of flesh rotting, the insects who

Dark Dissolution: The Body Farm

The Knoxville Body Farm: Behind the University of Tennessee, a little outside of Knoxville, there’s a 2.5 acre plot of land surrounded by a razor wire fence. This is the body farm, where forensic scientists and researchers learn about human decomposition. When William K. Bass first opened his center to study human remains in 1981, he had one dead body and a 16 square foot cage. By 2007, the farm had over 150 decaying specimen – many donated to the farm by interested volunteers.

The North Knoxville Body Farm

Curious about what kinds of physical changes happen post mortem? Of greater concern to you is likely how and when you'll shuffle off this mortal coil.

💀 Everything you ever wanted to know about post-death decomposition (“Body Farm”video) 💀

Curious about what kinds of physical changes happen post mortem? The video below will fill in many blanks. Of greater concern to you is likely how and when you'll shuffle off this mortal coil.

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What Remains_Mann  Sally Mann, Body Farm (2000-2001)  sallymann.com/selected-works/body-farm

What Remains, Sally Mann, Body Farm .

This is a superb book about one of the best forensic scientists in the world! Dr. Bass is a genius and a pioneer in his field. Beyond the Body Farm: A Legendary Bone Detective Explores Murders, Mysteries, and the Revolution in Forensic Science

Beyond the Body Farm: A Legendary Bone Detective Explores Murders, Mysteries, and the Revolution in Forensic Science: Bill Bass, Jon Jeffers.

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The science of human decay: Inside the world's largest body farm

Seven miles northwest of San Marcos, Texas lies a ranch called The Freeman Ranch that has something spooky in their yard. This extra ordinary ranch doesn't grow crops neither raise livestock instead they do something extremely morbid.

Sally Mann: The Body Farm

OcéanoMar - Art Site / Sally Mann, photography for the body farm. Copyright © 2015 by Sally Mann. All Rights Reserved.

Geek Getaways | Popular Science  I have always wanted to see this place!  It would be forensic-tacular!

I've been inside the crockpot room but I would love to go inside the actual body farm.

Dr. Bill Bass, anthropologist & founder of The Body Farm (University of Tennessee Anthropological Research Facility)

Bill Bass, anthropologist & founder of The Body Farm (University of Tennessee Anthropological Research Facility)

The Body Farm, where forensic scientists and researchers learn about human decomposition.

The Body Farm

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