Underwater cemetery looks like the ruins of the lost city of Atlantis

The Neptune Memorial Reef is perfect for folks who want to spend their eternity sleeping with the fishes but also want to give loved ones a neat place to visit their remains. Folks can have their ashes combined with forms for a reef that is growing over the faux ruins of what looks like a lost city. » 1/21/14 9:20am 1/21/14 9:20am

Do bodies sit up during cremation?

Funeral pyres are a shared ritual of many religions and ethnic groups. And cremation continues to play a role in modern society, but the practice is typically carried out behind the scenes in a funeral home. » 8/22/12 7:05am 8/22/12 7:05am

Crematorium Plans to Use Burning Bodies to Generate Energy

While the city of Stockholm is burning bunnies to power its homes, the human cremation process could soon provide an alternative energy of its own. A UK crematorium is looking into a new technology to recapture energy from human cremation. » 12/10/09 2:30pm 12/10/09 2:30pm