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death & dying

A funeral home in Shanghai has started 3D printing body parts in an attempt to repair disfigured or damaged corpses, Chinese
There is a denial of death in our culture. It is sanitised, smoothed over, preferably happening to someone else, over there. In the postmodern, affluent West, we don't see people die, wash their bodies, dress them lovingly, and watch over them for a day and night in our homes