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afterlife

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Scientist: Quantum physics can prove there's an afterlife

Professor Robert Lanza is sure there's something beyond this mortal coil. He believes the science is there to prove it.

By November 16, 2013

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Stephen Hawking: The afterlife is a fairy tale (but your brain might go on)

Speaking at the premiere of a documentary about his life, the famed physicist said the human brain might be able to be copied and therefore preserved. But the body? No chance.

By September 21, 2013

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Your smartphone's secret afterlife (Smartphones Unlocked)

You sell, recycle, and donate your old phones, but what happens after that? Some could actually wind up right back in your hands.

By December 2, 2012

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Cast-off Netbooks send home snapshots of 'afterlife' (photos)

MIT researchers set up cast-off Netbooks to send back pictures and location data from the computers' new owners in developing countries. The images are random windows into the everyday lives of people in Africa, South Asia, and Indonesia.

15 Images By July 24, 2011

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Intellitar avatars a poor substitute for afterlife

You can now consider bequeathing your avatar to loved ones after you've died. But honestly, doing so is just creepy.

By November 8, 2010

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The 404 274: Where the afterlife ain't what it's cracked up to be

We talk a lot about drug legalization, but the truth is that Steve Guttenberg is the only drug we need to get us through the day.

By February 6, 2009

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Prepare a digital will for your Google accounts

The company introduces a new tool to let people plan their digital afterlife.

By April 11, 2013

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3D book scanner eyes novels at 250 pages per minute

As books prepare to enter the afterlife, a solution finally appears that could make the transition less destructive.

By November 19, 2012

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Who controls your digital assets post-mortem?

A law professor says federal laws are needed to give people the right to control their digital afterlife.

By October 2, 2012

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How to prepare for your last log-off

From will templates to postmortem e-mails, free and low-cost Web services help you put your affairs in order, send messages from the afterlife (sort of), and ensure your online accounts are properly laid to rest.

By May 2, 2013