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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Has the Sun entered a stage of old age?
April 30, 2020 • ~6 min
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Overloaded morgues, mass graves and infectious remains: How forensic pathologists handle the coronavirus dead
An expert on forensic science explains the critical role of coroners and pathologists in the COVID-19 crisis, as many cities struggle to manage the soaring number of dead bodies.
April 8, 2020 • ~10 min
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