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Pioneering research on dinosaurs, forensics and data took over London at New Scientist Live

DigTrace was developed with government funding and help from the Home Office and National Crime Agency it allows digital cameras to capture 3D images of footprints. It has been used to analyse fossil footprints found around the world.

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