A funeral director explains how the bodies of the deceased are prepared for burial or cremation in the United States.
Sept. 15, 2020 • ~8 min
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A new tracing method could fill in historical gaps by getting information from cremated human remains in buried urns.
July 17, 2020 • ~5 min
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In what may be the largest grave relocation in human history so far, China has exhumed more than 10 million corpses. An interactive website shows where.
June 10, 2019 • ~1 min
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