Jimmy Giegerich takes us to the world of the Slime Lord in this colorful fantasy comic set in an underground world of caverns and violence.
On Sunday, hip-hop learned about the death of one of its youngest, most promising moguls. To find out how New Yorkers were dealing with the loss of their native son, I visited a bunch of spots around the city and talked to some of his fans.
In life, transgender people face tremendous hurdles in trying to get accurate identification reflecting their true identities. In death, that's no different.
Hsieh would often disappear for days at a time inside an internet cafe in Kaohsiung, the second-largest city in Taiwan, to binge on computer games. But on January 8, after playing for three days straight, he collapsed and died of a cardiac arrest.
Santa Muerte is the patron saint of death, and she's been condemned and suppressed by the Mexican government and Catholic Church. In the latest Entitlement podcast, we talked to death expert Megan Rosenbloom about this illicit religious tradition…
An ex-soldier's toy armor appears to have proven more effective than its cinematic counterpart and helped him continue his insane charity walk across Australia.
New evidence shows that cremation may be worse for us than we thought. Which doesn't leave a whole lot of options if you're aiming for a green death.
According to her brother, she didn't even want the procedure and only agreed to it after the surgeon kept badgering her to come in for the operation.
Until the planet explodes, melts, or drowns, humans will want to get high.
By the end of 2015, Australia will have welcomed its first human body farm, giving you a new option for what to do with your body after you die.
They stood in silent defiance in Trafalgar Square, pens held aloft.
The Irukandji is a tiny and transparent sea jelly whose psychoactive sting will leave you wishing for death.
We've all given some thought to what kind of death would be the least bad, and by now there are even some stock answers. But are drowning and hypothermia really good ways to go?
Parents of stillborn children anticipate a future that never comes. With all this unfulfilment parents want to capture something of the experience.
People are freaking out about how this is the worst flu season yet. We asked a few experts whether or not we're really about to relive the movie Contagion.
Margalit Fox, a senior writer for the Times, talks about how it feels to call someone and say, basically, "Hello, you don't know me, but we think you're going to die someday, and we'd like you to talk to us about it."
Make no mistake, summer wants you dead. In the interests of public safety, here's what to avoid if you want to make it through to March.
If you've got the dough, you can be buried among the Hollywood elite in luxury cemeteries so extravagant that they attract graveyard tourists.
If you die in Los Angeles and nobody cares enough about you to claim your body—or can't pay the fees to do so—you wind up at the LA County Crematorium Cemetery.
So her lawyer now has to go up against animal rights groups and any human beings who don't want to see a living dog killed and put in the ground.
Bureaucratic obstacles are making it next to impossible for families to find their lost loved ones, or even learn where they died.
In 2014, bodies turned up in weird places, people had complicated feelings about suicide, and the circumstances of our eventual deaths became disturbingly clear.
The gunman who seized a cafe in downtown Sydney has reportedly been killed by police, but not before two hostages were killed (and four wounded). Here's how it played out online.
"At midnight on Christmas Eve I was driving from LA to San Diego and back with 11 corpses. I was Santa Claus and they were my reindeer."