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'Dirty Jobs' to feature Purdue forensic entomology on Nov. 28
​Purdue News Service
Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs at Purdue

Purdue's forensic entomology program will be featured on Discovery Channel's reality television show "Dirty Jobs" at 9 p.m. Nov. 28. The episode, titled "Bug Detective," highlights the work of graduate students who study forensic entomology as they collect and analyze insects from dead pigs to determine time of death and other information about crime scene scenarios.


For more information on "Dirty Jobs" and additional times that "Bug Detective" will air, visit


For more information on Purdue's Forensic Entomology program, visit