Who Owns the Dead?
June 24, 2015

For decades, Americans have been increasingly distanced from the dead. A small group of women is working to change that.

Facebook Shouldn't Apologize for "Year in Review"—You Should, for Using It
December 28, 2014

Don't let Facebook scrub the grit and grief from your life.

Boston Strong: Remembering Mayor Thomas Menino
October 30, 2014

Remembering a great leader and, yes, a great liberal.

Deciding How to Die Has Never Been Harder
October 24, 2014

We do not like to think about our decrepit and declining future—and so we end up unprepared for it.

The Scientists Studying Life After Death Are Not Total Frauds
October 08, 2014

Scientists want to know exactly what it means to be dead.

This Woman Will Take Her Own Life November 1. Our Healthcare System Let Her Down.
October 08, 2014

Don't second-guess her decision. Take it as a lesson about how terribly our health care system handles dying.

Twitter Grief Is Real Grief
August 19, 2014

There's nothing wrong with mourning celebrities online.