Category: death

Skeletal memento mori ring, ca. 1720.

Skeletal memento mori ring, ca. 1720.

Burial at sea from Ask a Mortician

Burial at sea

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All about cremation!

All about cremation!

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Talking to your parents about death

Talking to your parents about death

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Is the funeral industry a scam?

Is the funeral industry a scam?

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Are these really my mother’s ashes?

Are these really my mother’s ashes?

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“The Magic Box: Autumn” written by Joseph Pint…

The Magic Box: Autumn” written by Joseph Pintauro with illustrations by artist Norman Laliberté, 1970.

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Why Americans Love Guns

Can I become mummified?

Can I become mummified?

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Images from “The Train: RFK’s Last Journey,” c…

Images from “The Train: RFK’s Last Journey,” capturing the journey of Bobby Kennedy’s body from New York to Washington, D.C., after his assassination in 1968.

(Photographs via SFMOMA)