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Humans Have A Unique Scent After Death
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Key Facts In This Video
Researchers have identified 452 organic compounds that are released during the decomposition process of humans. 00:05
Humans and pigs have similar body weights, biochemistry, and ratio of fat to muscle. 00:22
Identifying the human "smell of death" could help us better train cadaver-sniffing dogs, or to create an electronic death-sniffing device. 00:54