forensic science

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Our brains are wired to recognise faces holistically, but focusing on two standout features can improve performance, a new UNSW study shows.

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A unique app, iWitnessed, has been launched by scientists, lawyers and police to assist victims and witnesses record information that can help with convictions and prevent miscarriages of justice.

27June Gary Edmond

Research led by UNSW's Gary Edmond is raising serious doubts about the reliability of forensic science in the courtroom.