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“Death and Dying”

Sep 26, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
New research suggests a plasma bubble in the high atmosphere blocked radio communications during a 2002 firefight in Afghanistan, which lead to a deadly US helicopter ambush.
Aug 13, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Ancient Egyptians may have started mummifying their dead 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.
Aug 11, 2014 10:43 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The apparent suicide of Robin Williams highlights the connection between comedians and depression. Continue reading →
Aug 1, 2014 06:47 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
A company is offering a stellar memorial for your dead pets. Continue reading →
Jul 11, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
This diagnosis is 300 years too late.
Apr 23, 2014 05:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The new film "Heaven is for Real" relates a young boy's visit to heaven, though recent brain imaging research suggests a different explanation. Continue reading →
Apr 17, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The science fiction thriller Transcendence explores the weirdness of artificial intelligence and mind uploading.
The two brothers stand accused of repeatedly eating dead people.
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