The current population of the Earth is about 7.4 billion. We'll hit 9 billion by 2040. The current annual death rate is estimated at nearly 12 million.That's a lot of remains to deal with. Alternatives to embalming and encasing the dead in expensive coffins, filling up bucolic spaces will need to be found.
With the detection of actual gravitational waves predicted by Einstein's General Theory of Relativity one might think science and human ingenuity would know no bounds. But I continue to hold out that the boundary of knowledge will never extend beyond the death horizon. We will not know what, if anything other than eternal atomic disintegration is... Full Article
A beautiful contemplation on death and fishing. What could be better than that?