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News item image The Touch of Time

For anyone who loves nature documentaries, time-lapses are a wonderful thing to see. That is possible because some plants do a life-cycle with just one summer. However, that of people is more time consuming, so from start to end capture would literally take a life-time.

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News item image The Balinese Cremation

It is no surprise that funeral traditions differ in each country, some more odd or spectacular than others. Let us look at Bali island cremation traditions this time.

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News item image Pilot’s Unusual Move

To help family make it to the funeral.

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News item image Season's Greetings

On behalf of the President and the Board of FIAT-IFTA We Wish You Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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News item image Morbid Art

Flowers, flesh and bones, beautiful women and men - all mixed up into special universe of the Japanese artist Takato Yamamoto.

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News item image The "Death Experience" School

There are people who never think about dying. When provoked a question about dying or death. The ones in biggest denial shall even say - “but I am not going to die”. The bitter truth is however, that everyone dies eventually. South Koreans have taken creating this realization into an extreme in the “Death Experience School”.

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News item image Green Energy from Cemetery

In Spain there is plenty of sunlight but how to you make use of it? The clear answer is solar panels but there is a plot twist in the story - their location. In the city of Santa Coloma a surprising solution was reached, they realized that solar panels could be placed in the cemetery.

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