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15

Sep

Cryonics: Would you have your body frozen?
Here’s everything you need to know about cryopreservation — from how bodies are preserved to how to fund your own future freezing.

02

May

Healthy choices could prevent premature death up to 40% of the timeA new CDC report highlights the importance of smart living — especially for those who live in Southeastern states.

Healthy choices could prevent premature death up to 40% of the time
A new CDC report highlights the importance of smart living — especially for those who live in Southeastern states.

27

Mar

Chemist creates corpse-smelling cologne that could save you from the zombie apocalypseThis cologne with notes of rotting flesh might serve as a good zombie-repellent, but it probably won’t win you many dates.

Chemist creates corpse-smelling cologne that could save you from the zombie apocalypse
This cologne with notes of rotting flesh might serve as a good zombie-repellent, but it probably won’t win you many dates.

25

Mar

Whether you choose cremation or burial, it can be difficult to die green — either because of the space or the chemicals involved. The numbers in the infographic might surprise you.

Whether you choose cremation or burial, it can be difficult to die green — either because of the space or the chemicals involved. The numbers in the infographic might surprise you.

05

Feb

Together forever: Va. bill would allow pets, owners to be buried togetherFew states allow human and animal remains to be buried together, but one lawmaker is trying to change that in his own state.

Together forever: Va. bill would allow pets, owners to be buried together
Few states allow human and animal remains to be buried together, but one lawmaker is trying to change that in his own state.

15

Jan

Shelving to die forLove them or hate them, William Warren’s Shelves for Life give the ecobalance phrase cradle-to-grave a whole new meaning.

Shelving to die for
Love them or hate them, William Warren’s Shelves for Life give the ecobalance phrase cradle-to-grave a whole new meaning.

Going green when it’s your time to goFrom biodegradable coffins to tree-sprouting urns, eco-friendly burials offer a way for those who live green to also die green.

Going green when it’s your time to go
From biodegradable coffins to tree-sprouting urns, eco-friendly burials offer a way for those who live green to also die green.

21

Oct

Life after death? New techniques halt dying processThe key to a body surviving death may just be hypothermia.

Life after death? New techniques halt dying process
The key to a body surviving death may just be hypothermia.

08

Oct

'Death' wristwatch calculates when you will die, then starts counting downWould you want to know the exact moment you were going to die? Tikker, a new wristwatch, will countdown to your death.

'Death' wristwatch calculates when you will die, then starts counting down
Would you want to know the exact moment you were going to die? Tikker, a new wristwatch, will countdown to your death.

26

Sep

Mean obituaries: The new trend?A few notable obits have shocked and amused recently, but what’s behind the unconventional remembrances?

Mean obituaries: The new trend?
A few notable obits have shocked and amused recently, but what’s behind the unconventional remembrances?