What I Learned Hanging Out with Corpses Around the World

Author and mortician Caitlin Doughty tells us about her new book, in which she explores funeral rites from across the globe.


A Farting Corpse Love Story: TCP Meets the Daniels

Writer/director duo Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert sit down with The Creators Project to talk about their first feature film, SWISS ARMY MAN, which stars Paul Dano and Daniel Radcliffe.


Meet the Living People Who Collect Dead Human Remains

Skeleton collections aren't just for museums and science labs. We talked to a few private collectors in the business of gathering human remains.


Nonprofit Mortuaries in America Are Helping Cash-Strapped Families Honour Their Dead

Nonprofit funeral homes have popped up across the country to ensure that grieving people don't get price-gouged after the death of a loved one.


Your Decaying Corpse Could Become a Tree

Oak, ash, birch, or other—what tree would you like to be buried beneath?


Facebook Funeral

We made a Facebook event for your funeral.


Conspiracy News: Osama Not Buried at Sea!

According to some new WikiLeaks, the CIA flew his corpse to Delaware.


My Friend The Body Snatcher


The Corpse

Of the many rumors surrounding Bredo Morstoel, here is the most endearing: He arranged his deathbed pillows into a secret signal for his grandson.