cemetery

tech-science

Scientists Find Evidence of Dank Weed at 2,500-Year-Old Funeral Site

Cannabis residue was found in braziers at an ancient high-altitude cemetery.
Becky Ferreira
6.12.19
Motherboard

Archeologists Discover ‘Vampire’ Child Who Died 1,500 Years Ago

The body of a 10-year-old child who died in the 5th century had a rock inserted into its mouth to prevent undead attacks.
Becky Ferreira
10.16.18
BBQ

Man Infuriated by People Throwing Casual Barbecue on Cemetery's Tombstones

This seems like a good way to get yourself haunted.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.18.18
RIP

Watch a Robot Eulogize Its ‘Brother’ at Moscow’s New Cemetery for Dead Machines

The project brings abiotic graveyards to life after many science fiction depictions of the concept.
Becky Ferreira
11.8.17
Comics!

'Into the Veil,' Today's Comic by Leslie Stein

While wandering around on Halloween, Leslie makes a new friend who invites her to the cemetery for a concert.
Leslie Stein
10.27.17
First Dates

A First Date in a Cemetery with Lil Peep

We spent a beautiful Tuesday afternoon surrounded by graves getting to know the boy with the Daddy tattoo.
Emma Garland
7.6.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Teens Got Lost in the Paris Catacombs for Days

Search parties eventually found them in the pitch-black tunnels amid the ancient skulls and bones.
River Donaghey
6.14.17
the sweet hereafter

Grow a Tree from Human Remains With This Internet Connected Urn

The ultimate IOT urn for the environmentally conscious city dweller.
Anna Sterling
6.4.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Found Roughly 100 Damaged Gravestones at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery

The vandalism comes a week after police made a similar discovery at a Jewish cemetery in Missouri and Jewish community centers around the country reported receiving bomb threats.
Lauren Messman
2.27.17
Art

James Turrell Illuminates a Memorial Chapel in a Berlin Cemetery

The prolific light artist designed a light program which capitalizes on the city's stunning sunsets.
Alyssa Buffenstein
7.22.16
death

New Bill Would Allow You to be Buried with Your Pet, Die Less Alone

Pet-friendly burial plots may soon be legal.
Leah Carroll
6.20.16
Sex

Why People Love Having Sex in Cemeteries

On Tuesday, a substitute teacher in Pennsylvania was caught having sex with a 17-year-old student in a graveyard. We ask other cemetery lovers why they enjoy getting boned among the dead.
Sirin Kale
5.18.16
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