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Dying to Be Green: The Green Burial Movement

As so many of us across the globe focus more on the environmental impact our lives make, the role of one very common activity continues to be largely overlooked: our funeral practices. The typical fu…

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How to Turn Into a Tree When You Die

Want to give back to the earth when you pass? Here's an amazing new option sidestepping traditional cremation and burial -- both of which take their toll on our environment. A funerary urn made from b…

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How to Write a Eulogy… For Yourself

Here’s the latest from 30 DAYS OF INTENT! Iman and Natalie, accompanied by YouTube star Hannah Hart, visited Laurel Lewis for a lesson in death and dying. Laurel is a registered nurse who specialize…

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Birds Hold Funerals for Their Dead

By Jennifer Viegas, Discovery Channel Funerals, by definition, are ceremonies honoring a dead person, but researchers have just observed what appears to be the avian version of a funeral. Tere…

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Consider a Green Funeral

Fifty-six million people die each year, worldwide. What a mess we'd be in if all cultures and religions promoted the embalmed-and-buried-in-a-concrete-vault model that is customary in the United State…

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