10 People Who Literally Came Back to Life
Thanks to state of the art medical technology—like defibrillators in nearly every place of business—life after death is more possible than ever. Check out these incredible tales from the other side—and what the survivors experienced.
11 People Who Came Back to Life Reveal What They Saw on “the Other Side”
It's the question we've all asked: What happens after death? These people say they have an idea.
A Widow Set out to Scatter Her Husband’s Ashes in the Woods—Soon She Was Lost
Would she make it out alive?
The Computer on This Plane Malfunctioned, Putting 315 in a Life-or-Death Situation
When a “psycho” computer on a jumbo airliner goes rogue and grabs control from the pilot, 315 people find themselves...
A Family Almost Drowned—Until Beachgoers Formed a Human Chain to Save Their Lives
When two boys are sucked into a rip current off Florida’s Gulf Coast, their fellow beachgoers crowdsource a risky scheme...
Lessons About Living from People Who Spend Time with the Dying
Encountering death so closely every day leads to serious life inspiration that we all need to hear.
I Was Kidnapped By a Terrorist in Iraq. This Is How I Survived.
He thought he was getting on a bus to go home, but he soon realized he was headed for his...
This Powerful Story Will Convince You to Stop Saying “Let Me Know If You Need Anything”
What does someone who has suffered a sudden trauma and grief most need?
Armed Robbers Kidnapped Me in My Hometown. This Is How I Survived.
Back when he played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL player Earl Wolff had a near-death experience he was sure would...
A Widow Went White Water Rafting With Her Husband’s Ashes. What Happened Next Was Devastatingly Beau...
How Neshama Franklin wound up paying tribute to her late husband—and healing herself in the process.
Meet the Woman Who Gives Rescued Farm Animals a Second Chance at Life
Many of the animals at Jenny Brown's Woodstock Farm Sanctuary had been abandoned, injured, and at death's door. Now, they...
A Fire, A Grieving Family, and the Kind Strangers Who Saved Photos—and Memories
When photos are all that remain after an unthinkable tragedy, a team of experts cleans away the ashes.
Frozen Back to Life: How Hypothermia Can Help Cheat Death
One hundred years ago, hypothermia was often lethal. Now doctors induce it to save people on the brink of death.
“I Was Buried Alive in a Grain Bin”
For hours, no one knew that Arick Baker had fallen into a 137-degree grain bin and was slowly being squeezed...
The Stranger Who Changed My Life: My Enemy, My Friend
From the moment Serbian missile commander Zoltan Dani shot down U.S. fighter pilot Dale Zelko's plane, the two were tangled...
Sandy Hook Mom Remembers Her 6-Year-Old Hero Who Saved His Classmates’ Lives
The grieving mother of a victim of the Sandy Hook shooting finds solace in her son's last courageous act.
Survival Stories: Free Fall Above Death Canyon
Lauren McLean was a seasoned climber. No one expected her to end up broken on a ledge.
Why Can’t Linda Carswell Get Her Husband’s Heart Back?
After an inconclusive autopsy report, Jerry Carswell’s heart remains in a refrigerated cabinet in a hospital lab instead of being...
Survival Stories: Hot, Thirsty, and Lost in Death Valley
Three women took a drive to Death Valley for a day of exploring. Three days and 300 miles later, they...