Hundredvis af mennesker dør i jagten på den perfekte selfie

De tre hyppigste dødsårsager ved selfie-ulykker er druknedød, påkørsel eller fald fra store højder, viser ny undersøgelse.


Earl Sweatshirt Considers His Own Mortality, Because of Course He Does, on New Adult Swim Single "Balance"

The Knxwledge-produced quick-hit keeps Adult Swim's incredibly good run going.


Photographing Death


A Psychologist Explains Why People Get Bad Tattoos

Clichéd tattoos are "kind of like a safety blanket to give your life meaning," says Dr. Kirby Farrell.


What Posing Nude Taught Me About Mortality

That it took me until I turned 27 to recognise my own mortality is ironic, considering that I was diagnosed with a never-before-seen combination of two strains of leukemia when I was 15.


What Does It Feel Like to Kill Someone?

The stories of four people who directly caused someone else's death in one way or another.


The Cult of Santa Muerte: The Mexican Lady Saint of Death

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...


How the 'New York Times' Churns Out 1,000 Obituaries Every Year

An interview with writer Margalit Fox.


My Unhealthy Obsession with Bob Dylan's Christmas Lights

The string of festive lights hung up at one of Bob Dylan's many homes has transfixed me for years. I have strived to find a deeper meaning behind this haunting image.


Funeral Directors Share Morbid Stories About Death During the Holidays

"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."


Here's Everything We Learned About Death in 2014

Bodies turned up in weird places, people had complicated feelings about suicide, and the circumstances of our eventual deaths became disturbingly clear.


Dr. Atul Gawande Wants Us to Die Better

That means acknowledging that the medical establishment does a pretty lousy job at preparing people to die.