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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decomposition

Decomposition is the process by which organic substances are broken down into simpler matter. The process is a part of nutrient cycle and is essential for recycling the finite matter that occupies physical space in the biosphere. Bodies of living organisms begin to decompose shortly after death. ... These two stages contribute to the chemical process of decomposition, ...

www.aftermath.com/content/human-decomposition

While the rate of human decomposition varies due to several factors, including weather, temperature, moisture, pH and oxygen levels, cause of death, and body  ...

www.buzzfeed.com/kaylasuazo/the-stages-of-body-decomposition

Jun 23, 2017 ... There are five stages of body decomposition, and both climate and the presence of insects(!) play a major role in the speed of that process.

www.medicaldaily.com/pulse/human-decomposition-explored-texas-state-universitys-body-farm-collects-skeletons-research

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Human+Body+Decomposition+Stages&v=OFJrow7yaec
Oct 28, 2014 ... We visited the largest body farm in the world, where researchers study human decomposition in order to help law enforcement. Photos by ...

australianmuseum.net.au/stages-of-decomposition

To illustrate the process of decomposition, we use the piglet as the model corpse. Piglets are used because a 40 kg pig resembles a human body in its fat ...

australianmuseum.net.au/movie/stages-of-decomposition

Feb 23, 2016 ... Decomposition of a corpse is a continual process that can take from ... A 40 kg pig resembles a human body in its fat distribution, cover of hair ...

mosaicscience.com/story/what-happens-after-you-die

May 5, 2015 ... Most of us would rather not think about what happens to our bodies after death. But that ... that this 'microbial clock' may be ticking within the decomposing human body, too. ... What gives a decaying body its distinctive odour?

science.howstuffworks.com/body-farm1.htm

Read about human death and decay and decomposing bodies. ... maggots feed on decaying flesh and spread enzymes that help turn the body into delectable ...