fingerprinting

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Hardware

Using corroded metal to find fingerprints

3:06 pm PDT • August 26, 2008

Researchers have figured out a way to identify fingerprints left on metals even after they have been wiped clean. By applying a fine conducting powder to a gun or bullet…