Life after death
The idea of life after death lives on in near-death experiences and messages from beyond the grave. What’s the evidence?
I’d rather be dissected
There are not enough whole-body donations to science. Why don’t people want their death to help the living?
The Death Café
Death has become too sanitised. It needs raucous laughter and a little bit of living to make it real again
Our genes and our culture tell us to live as long as possible – even when living is misery. Should we listen?
Frozen dead guys
Is cryonics an ambulance into the future or the latest twist on our ancient fantasy of rebirth?
The dead are no longer welcome at their own funerals. So how can the living send them on their way?