Scientists Find Evidence of Weed at 2,500-Year-Old Funeral Site
Cannabis residue was found in braziers at an ancient high-altitude cemetery.
Visit the Macabre Exhibition Full of Fleshy Sculptures and a Coffin Playroom
“For too long death has been owned by funeral directors, hidden behind dusty net curtains and plastic flowers.”
These Physics-Defying "Metamaterials" Were Inspired by Islamic Art
Inspired by the geometries of Islamic stonework, researchers at McGill University created a stretchable material that is reversible.
The Cost of Dying in Greece
Due to the economy it's hard enough to live in Greece, but exorbitant burial costs, limited cemetery space, and endless bureaucracy make dying almost as difficult.
The Legacy of Violence at the Manhattan Jail Known as the 'Tombs'
Though Rikers Island has gotten the recent media attention, New York City's other jails have also been beset by scandals.
New York City Is Creating a Bail Fund to Help People Get Out of Jail
Tucked away into New York's new budget is a bail fund of $1.4 million, but will it help reduce the population at notoriously brutal city jails like Rikers Island?