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Père Lachaise cemetery in Paris is considered the first modern community of the dead. Michel Euler/AP hide caption

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Bodies Through Time: A Historian Traces Our Evolving Relationship With The Dead

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Columbia University's DeathLab comes up with new ideas for honoring and storing the dead — like Constellation Park, the design of which is shown here. Courtesy of Latent Productions and DeathLab hide caption

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