death

The Lucrative ‘Cremation Diamonds’ Business Is All Hot Air

Corpse-to-gemstone companies — one of which won big on ‘Shark Tank’ — promise diamonds made of a loved one’s carbon. Experts say that’s impossible

How Many People Have Died in Your Rental Apartment?

Congratulations on your new, haunted home!

What Would Happen if You Were Filled With Unpopped Popcorn When You Got Cremated?

If I eat a bunch of popcorn seeds before I die, will my corpse explode into a buttery flesh sack of salty goodness? We fact-checked this viral meme and learned a lot about death

The Scariest Thing at Sundance 2020? Movies About Dementia

The superb films ‘Dick Johnson Is Dead’ and ‘The Father’ are terrifying wake-up calls about a future we hope never arrives