Our fingerprints are so unique – there’s no two sets the same! They’re so unique they can be used to identify people, and are a vital part of forensic science. Learn how to make your own dusting powder to identify the fingerprints of someone at home! You’ll need an old CD/DVD (or any object with a non porous surface), a big fluffy brush (a make up brush or paintbrush), cornflour, sellotape, scissors, and paper in a contrasting colour to your powder.
Fingerprinting at home
- 8 And Over