Flora: Dead Leaves

Dead Leaves 1. Taphonomy Taphos - meaning tomb, The inevitable rise and fall of the flesh. Decomposition begins at the moment of Death, caused by two factors  autolysis, the breaking down of tissues by the body’s own internal chemicals and enzymes, and putrefaction, the breakdown of tissues by bacteria. These processes release gases that are the chief source of unmistakably … Continue reading Flora: Dead Leaves