Do you believe in life after death? This section explores the science behind the afterlife, including ghosts, exorcisms, ghost busters and other assorted phenomena.
5 Groups Who Claim to Talk to the Dead
Some people say they can talk to the dead, and we're not just talking about mediums. Read about people who can talk to the dead at HowStuffWorks. See more »
How Death Masks Work
A death mask is the last likeness of a loved one that a family can own. Learn about the history and significance of death masks. See more »
Are you brave enough to face these haunted hotels?
Have you ever stayed in a haunted hotel? Test your knowledge of the most famous haunted hotels with this quiz. See more »
How Embalming Works
The ancient Egyptians weren't the first to embalm their dead, nor were they the last. Learn how embalming prepares a body for burial at HowStuffWorks. See more »
To Star-stuff We Return: The Space Burial Quiz
Space burial services send your remains into space. Test your knowledge of space burial with this quiz. See more »
How Space Burial Works
What is involved in space burial? Learn how you can have your ashes sent to space in How Space Burial Works. See more »
How Coffins Work
Coffins are used in funeral traditions around the world. Learn how coffins are made and the traditions associated with them at HowStuffWorks. See more »
Fact or Fiction: Coffins and Caskets
Coffins are surrounded by myths and realities. Test your knowledge with the coffin quiz. See more »
What is going on during a near-death experience?
Near-death experiences have been researched and discussed for some time. Find out what happens during a near-death experience at Discovery Health. See more »
Strange, Spooky, Scary: The Supernatural Quiz
This supernatural quiz will test your knowledge of the unknown. Test yourself with this supernatural quiz. See more »
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