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Great Death Report

The Changing Attitudes to Death Report 2018 by Death.io

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Here at Death.io we are trying to change the narrative around death. There is still a large taboo surrounding discussions of death, grief and how we …

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How to get buried in space

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Getting your ashes scattered into outer space isn’t a service many funeral directors provide. We wanted to know more about scattering ashes in the universe, burial …

Death Case Study

Death Case Study: Biological Immortality

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You’ve heard about immortality in science fiction films, but immortality is actually built into the cells of certain organisms. How can this be? Unlike humans, these …

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Could your body be useful after you die?

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We’ve been digging graves and burying each other for centuries. As an ancient practice, the funeral business started with the very first Homo sapiens. But what …

The Week in Death

The Week in Death 3/12/18

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From the latest death news to our look into how to get cryogenically frozen, our reasons for why you should talk about death with your family, …

The Week in Death

The Week in Death 26/11/18

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From the news of the overdue probe by the CMA into the funeral industry, the Noel Conway case and Louis Theroux’s latest documentary, right through to …

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Do you want to be cryogenically frozen?

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Do you want to be cryogenically frozen? Cryonics is the process where someone is put into a freezing chamber at the point of death with the …

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Do you talk to dead people online?

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Do you talk to dead people online?  The data of the dead sticks around alongside those of us still living, and you could say we encounter …

The Week in Death

The Week in Death 19/11/18

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From new criticisms of NHS palliative care, the latest articles on DEATH.io, the best death-related moments in the Marvel universe, right through to the strange world …

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How lucrative are dead celebrities’ careers?

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For some celebrities, being dead is a full-time job. Huge stars can keep earning millions, take on roles in movies, and even start selling you chocolate …