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Coronavirus Challenges – Six Months On, How Are We Remembering the Dead?

Due to the pandemic, it has been a challenging and difficult time for those who have lost loved ones. The…

2 weeks ago

The Faces of COVID: Honoring those we’ve lost.

It's easy to get lost in the numbers we hear about deaths from COVID-19. As the tally keeps growing, we…

3 weeks ago

AS THE 2020 HURRICANE SEASON ROARS ON, LET’S NOT FORGET THE STRANGE AND DEADLY STORMS OF 1780

Many Americans remember Katrina, Sandy, Andrew, Hugo, but as Hurricane Laura comes ashore we send our thoughts to first responders…

2 months ago

Imagining the “Solar Cemetery” – A Talk With Mortician Caitlin Doughty

With the cost of land rising around the country and an increase in the popularity of cremation, it's become harder…

4 months ago

Will coronavirus forever change the American way of death & the meaning of life? – Interview with Morbid Anatomy’s Joanna Ebenstein

In the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, Digital Dying connected with Morbid Anatomy artistic director and co-founder Joanna Ebenstein for…

6 months ago

Coronavirus Sweeps The World, And Even The Funeral Is Transformed

A deadly coronavirus spreads throughout the world, the death toll continues to climb and experts tell us this is just…

7 months ago

How To Live And Die With 40 Cats? An Interview with a Country Cat Lady

Katrin Hecker of Animalkind lives with lots of cats. We wanted to know more. Justin Nobel visited with Katrin and…

9 months ago

How To Not Die in Your Car on Christmas In A Blizzard

If you live in a cold climate, at some point you are invariably given the wintertime advice that if you…

10 months ago

The Best Cemetery Road Trip List Ever – Fifty Cemeteries Fifty States, Maine to Illinois

Travel along with Justin Nobel as he takes a summer road trip that will inspire you to hit the trail…

1 year ago

Murder Where We Pray – The New Zealand Attacks Are Added to a Tragic List of Assaults on Houses of Worship

Over the past ten years, the list of deadly attacks in houses of worship across the U.S. has grown long…

2 years ago

What to Expect on the Funeral Front in 2019, From Digital Dying

While we can't predict the future, we are certain that for the funeral industry, change is on the horizon. As…

2 years ago

Big Industry vs the Little Cemetery

On the north side of Detroit is a unique cemetery. Beth Olem, a historic Jewish cemetery, is located in the…

2 years ago

Drama in the Tombs: Cemetery Theater Takes Center Stage

America is divided. Cremations are up, burials are down, and one group of people appears to be running from cemeteries…

2 years ago

What to Wear In the Afterlife? – Interview TWO With Rock Star Animal Communicator Charles Peden

“I can communicate with insects and I can communicate with whales,” animal communicator Charles Peden told Digital Dying when we…

2 years ago

Trapped in a Cave in Thailand – Grief in A Prolonged Disaster

If you have read the news at all lately you’ve heard the harrowing tale of 12 young boys and their…

2 years ago