Death

  • Music

    Nick Cave gives incredibly powerful response when asked about his son's death

    The Bad Seeds frontman described his grief eloquently and beautifully

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    Shortlist Team
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    Films

    The Disney urban legend about human ashes is true, and they’re everywhere

    No prizes for guessing which ride is most popular

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    Tom Victor
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  • A pathologist, obituary writer and funeral director tell us what death can teach us about life
    Opinion

    A pathologist, obituary writer and funeral director tell us what death can teach us about life

    "Life is random, awful things happen"

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    Shortlist Team
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  • More and more people are dying while taking selfies 1
    News

    More people die taking selfies than from shark attacks because humans are ridiculous

    Why we need more 'selfie free zones' at major landmarks

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    Harvey Day
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  • Yeah, we’ve said it before, but this terrifying robot really is actually the MOST TERRIFYING one
    Tech

    Yeah, we’ve said it before, but this terrifying robot really is actually the MOST TERRIFYING one

    DO NOT VIEW THIS VIDEO OF A ROBOT FROM HELL

    Posted by
    Gary Ogden
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  • How to stay safe when taking drugs at festivals
    News

    Six ways to stay safe when taking drugs at festivals

    Just genuine, non-judgmental advice on how to stay safe

    Posted by
    Harvey Day
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  • Why is Britain suffering from an ecstasy overdose?
    News

    Why is Britain suffering from an ecstasy overdose?

    Why has a mildly hallucinogenic stimulant, originally used as a therapy aid in 1970s California, become so hazardously potent?

    Posted by
    Max Daly
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    News

    What is the 'Superman Curse'?

    The strange sequence of misfortunes that have befallen those who’ve played, or been close to, the iconic character

    Posted by
    Mike Rampton
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  • Prince had "exceedingly high levels" of fentanyl in his body when he died
    News

    Prince had "exceedingly high levels" of fentanyl in his body when he died

    The star died in 2016

    Posted by
    Emily Reynolds
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  • This is what actually happens to your brain as you die
    News

    This is what actually happens to your brain as you die

    Get ready for the 'death tsunami'

    Posted by
    Alex Finnis
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