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Nov 26, 2014 12:18 PM ET
With the holiday season upon us, what better time for a few cautionary notes from Trace about the holidays that rack up the lion's share of death alongside the fun?
Nov 12, 2014 09:35 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The fragile skeletons may help researchers understand death rituals practiced during the last ice age in North America.
Nov 11, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Most Americans guessed wrong, when asked in 1992, how likely it was they'd live to be 75. Continue reading →
Oct 31, 2014 06:05 AM ET
When people talk about what happens after we die, they're usually talking about afterlife questions and not the gross details of a slowly decaying corpse. Luckily, from the moment of death until things get really gooey, we have that information too!
Oct 28, 2014 09:25 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Many popular books are claimed to have been written by the dead through psychics. Continue reading →
Oct 21, 2014 10:20 AM ET
In some parts of the world, it is legal for people to voluntarily end their lives with help of their doctors. It is so common in one country, in fact, they even have a booming business in suicide tourism.
Oct 11, 2014 08:15 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Seven people in East Africa were killed earlier this week after being accused of witchcraft. Continue reading →
Oct 9, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Some believe consciousness does not originate in the brain, but is filtered by the brain.
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