London rail work unearths thousands of skeletons from Bedlam

World Mar 10, 2015

London rail work unearths thousands of skeletons from Bedlam

They came from every parish of London, and from all walks of life, and ended up in a burial ground called Bedlam. Now scientists hope their centuries-old skeletons can reveal new information about how long-ago Londoners lived — and about the bubonic plague that ...

Services allow for virtual grave visits

National Oct 7, 2014

Services allow for virtual grave visits

by Asako Takaguchi

For people living far from the graves of their ancestors, paying respects no longer has to involve a long journey, with subscribers to an online service able to conduct virtual cemetery visits from their computer screens. The service, offered by I-Can Corp., a Tokyo-based funeral ...