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Death

  1. dreams
    A Dream Expert Explains Why You’re Dreaming About DeathIt’s not as sinister as it seems.
  2. art and soul
    Death, As Seen by 8 Female ArtistsExploring mortality at BRIC’s “Death Becomes Her.”
  3. juice wrld
    Everything We Know About Juice WRLD’s DeathThe 21-year-old rapper died after a “medical emergency” at a Chicago airport during a federal search. His cause of death has now been confirmed.
  4. rip
    Model and Actor Godfrey Gao Dead at 35He suffered a heart attack while filming a reality show.
  5. lawsuits
    Lil Peep’s Mom Alleges His Manager Pressured Him to Abuse Xanax; They Deny ItHis management claims they tried to get him off drugs.
  6. obits
    Robert Frank, Influential Documentary Photographer, Is Dead at 94Frank broke the mold for photojournalism with The Americans.
  7. dongles dongles dongles
    It Sure Feels Like the Headphone Jack Is DeadSamsung, the last major holdout among smartphone makers, finally gives in.
  8. horrible things
    Death by Metal Straw Is a New Thing to Be Paranoid AboutA British woman passed away after her eye was impaled by the metal straw she was using.
  9. memes
    Grumpy Cat Has DiedThe viral cat rose to fame from a Reddit post in 2012.
  10. ghosts
    I’m Sorry, But This Bridge Is Clearly HauntedHundreds of dogs have jumped off a bridge in Scotland, for no apparent reason. (Clearly a ghost.)
  11. false alarm
    Fox News Begins Its Day by Declaring Ruth Bader Ginsburg DeadThe gaffe was blamed on a control-room error.
  12. culture
    Poet Mary Oliver Wrote Plainly and Affectingly of Love and LossHere are a few favorite lines.
  13. forever friends
    Four Best Friends Decided to Share a TombstoneThey’re buried side by side under a pink granite stone that identifies them simply as “FRIENDS.”
  14. fiction
    Night Divine: A Short Story by Samantha HuntA holiday ghost story about love, motherhood, and addiction.
  15. death
    Tumblr’s Most Evergreen Meme Has Always Been Its Own DeathThe site’s been dying for years. It’ll keep dying forever.
  16. ricky jay
    10 Magic Tricks That Prove Ricky Jay’s Genius“This is indeed the luckiest night of my life.”
  17. science of us
    Enjoy Time, Because Death Is ComingAll time is death, really.
  18. first person
    Talking to My Toddler About DeathBefore her questions, I considered myself an expert on loss.
  19. grief
    BoJack Horseman’s Eulogy Episode Tackles Death With Brutal HonestyGoing inside BoJack’s standout season-five episode with Raphael Bob-Waksberg.
  20. it's complicated
    How Soon After Widowhood Can You Feel Good Again?Relearning sex, and love, in the aftermath of my husband’s death.
  21. death
    Widower Brings His Wife’s Photo to the Sea Every DayMy husband better do this.
  22. select all
    Facebook Shuts Down TBH, Which You’re Only Just Now RememberingFacebook snuffs out another competitor.
  23. it's complicated
    The Strangeness of Dating Again After My Dad’s DeathMourning my dad made all the normal preoccupations of having a crush suddenly feel ridiculous.
  24. father's day
    Watching My Husband Become a Weird DadThe man I married has joined the ranks of strange fathers.
  25. me me me
    I Convinced Brands to Sponsor My Birthday PartyHere’s how I, a non-celebrity, made it happen.
  26. science of us
    I’m Obsessed With Reading Strangers’ ObituariesTaking a psychological deep dive into my own weird habit.
  27. in memoriam
    Anti-Apartheid Activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Has DiedThe South African icon passed away at age 81.
  28. science of us
    The Strange Pregnancy Fact That Helped Me Mourn My Fiancé’s DeathI’d lost the pregnancy, too, but microchimerism — when a mother absorbs a fetus’s DNA — still felt like the perfect metaphor.
  29. red tape
    Court Declares Man Who Ghosted Wife DeadEven though he’s very much alive and appeared in court to prove it.
  30. select all
    Hot New Start-up Guarantees Its Users Will DieLook, it’s gonna happen anyway.
  31. rip
    Nun in Legal Battle With Katy Perry Over L.A. Property Dies in CourtSister Catherine Rose Holzman collapsed in the courtroom yesterday.
  32. science of us
    When My Husband Died, I Grieved for My Sex Life, TooIt was devastating to lose the sexual intimacy we’d shared, but no one wanted to listen to me talk about that part of widowhood.
  33. Talking ‘Dead People Suck’ with Laurie KilmartinWhen faced with the loss of her father, comedian Laurie Kilmartin was confronted with an additional challenge: how to make a topic as […]
  34. science of us
    The Grief Counselor Helping People Mourn Their Pets“Because animals are thought to be replaceable, people say, ‘Well, you can solve this problem. Just go get another one.’”
  35. motherhood
    What My Daughter Taught Me About Honoring the DeadBefore I became a mom, I didn’t even know where my father was buried.
  36. science of us
    Being a Funeral Director Made Me Realize the Death Industry is Too ExclusiveAmericans might have a healthier attitude toward death if people like me didn’t keep it so hidden from view.
  37. ask polly
    Ask Polly: ‘Tell Me Not to Get Married!’You value security a lot — there’s nothing wrong with that.
  38. advice
    Ask Polly: Nothing in My Life Feels Big EnoughCan you tell other people what matters most to you?
  39. advice
    Ask Polly: My Boyfriend Has ALS, and My Friends Are Making Things WorseRemember, death is always on the way.
  40. advice
    What Your Therapist Really Thinks: ‘I’m Not Sad My Grandmother’s Going to Die’This week’s column from your therapist.
  41. The Professionals Who Want to Help You Plan Your DeathEnd-of-life specialists are here to tie up the loose ends that come with dying.
  42. What a ‘Transcendent Experience’ Really MeansHere’s what happens in your brain when you feel like you’re becoming one with the universe.
  43. Meet the Funeral Therapy Dog Who Helps Mourners Process Their GriefHis name’s Kermit.
  44. books
    Sheryl Sandberg’s Impossible PositionWhat her new book shows us about being a woman in the public eye.
  45. mothers and daughters
    When I Miss My Mom I Put on Her Eye Cream“Ashes to ashes, stuff to stuff.”
  46. a long talk
    Conversations About Death and Comedy With Chris GethardGethard just wrapped an Off Broadway show about suicide and is about to take it to London.
  47. advice
    Ask Polly: Is Life All Downhill From Here?Don’t assume that the future is even worse that the present.
  48. funeral homes
    The Funeral Director Who Just Wants to Give Families Some Peace“Sometimes they ask if they can hug you. Sometimes they just grab you and you can feel them shaking. They’re so happy that she looks normal.”
  49. science of us
    When Someone Dies, It Brings Their Extended Online Network Closer for YearsThere’s a lasting effect on Facebook interactions, according to new research on how social networks repair themselves, or don’t, after a death.
  50. Chimpanzees Care for Dead Bodies the Same Way Humans DoFor the first time, scientists have observed another species handling the dead “in a socially meaningful way.”
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