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The Week in Death 15/10/18

From our recent escapades throughout Bristol to the funeral wishes of one of the most well-known evolutionary biologists by way of the latest death podcasts, the …

DEATH Case Study: Psychedelic Drugs

This week’s Death Case Study might sound a little spacey, as if we’ve been taking a few too many visits to the astral plane or hanging …

Introducing the Coffin Club with Katie Williams

We spoke to Katie Williams, the woman behind the world’s first Coffin Club. While it was spawned in Katie’s native New Zealand,  the social club for …

The Week in Death 1/10/18

From the delights of research-intensive body farms to the charm of the Dutch taxidermy world, here’s our weekly round up of all things death. First, a very …

The Week in Death 24/9/18

From the tendency for dead famous people’s body parts to turn up unannounced at auction houses to the realities of dark tourism, here’s the DEATH.io weekly …

Karin Sieger: When people die before we can explain or say goodbye

Within hours of hearing that his long-term friend was dying, the late Leonard Cohen sent Marianne Ihlen a letter. This made me think: what happens when …

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The Week in Death 15/10/18

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DEATH Case Study: Psychedelic Drugs

This week’s Death Case Study might sound a little spacey, as if we’ve been taking a...

Introducing the Coffin Club with Katie Williams

We spoke to Katie Williams, the woman behind the world’s first Coffin Club. While...

The Week in Death 1/10/18

From the delights of research-intensive body farms to the charm of the Dutch taxidermy...

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Does the wellness trend mask a fear of death and dying?

We look at what our culture’s fascination with ‘wellness’ can teach us about our...

DEATH case study: Microbes

We usually associate microbes with the flu and all manner of flesh-eating disease. But...

Death and grief in different cultures

Here in the UK, elaborate displays of mourning and wide use of local cemeteries are just...

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