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Mary Kelly aka Marie Jeanette Kelly    Close up shot of the grave of Jack The Ripper's final victim, Marie Jeanette Kelly. She was the youngest of the five victims and it was said she was the most attractive. Murdered in her small room in Miller's Court on Dorset Street 9 November 1888. The small picture on the left is an artist's rendition of what Mary may have looked like.

Mary Kelly aka Marie Jeanette Kelly Close up shot of the grave of Jack The Ripper's final victim, Marie Jeanette Kelly. She was the youngest of the five victims and it was said she was the most attractive. Murdered in her small room in Miller's Court on Dorset Street 9 November 1888. The small picture on the left is an artist's rendition of what Mary may have looked like.

St. Valentinus (Waldsassen, Germany) | “One of ten full articulated, jewelled skeletons in the town’s church, which is the largest intact collection in existence.”

St. Valentinus (Waldsassen, Germany) | “One of ten full articulated, jewelled skeletons in the town’s church, which is the largest intact collection in existence.”

Italy’s most ghoulish site, this crypt houses thousands of corpses, fully dressed and hung from hooks. The practice began in 1599 when local priests mummified a holy monk and allowed visitors. Soon regular residents of Palermo wanted to be remembered in this fashion. Bodies are arranged by gender and profession; their facial expressions often eerily visible.

Italy’s most ghoulish site, this crypt houses thousands of corpses, fully dressed and hung from hooks. The practice began in 1599 when local priests mummified a holy monk and allowed visitors. Soon regular residents of Palermo wanted to be remembered in this fashion. Bodies are arranged by gender and profession; their facial expressions often eerily visible.

Burial hands.The body of a one-year-old boy who died of dehydration is prepared for burial at Jalozai refugee camp.The child's family,originally from North Afghanistan,had sought refuge in Pakistan from political instability and the consequences of drought.The family gave the photographer permission to attend as they washed and wrapped his body in a white funeral shroud, according to Muslim tradition. In the overcrowded Jalozai camp of 80,000 refugees from Afghanistan endured squalid…

Burial hands.The body of a one-year-old boy who died of dehydration is prepared for burial at Jalozai refugee camp.The child's family,originally from North Afghanistan,had sought refuge in Pakistan from political instability and the consequences of drought.The family gave the photographer permission to attend as they washed and wrapped his body in a white funeral shroud, according to Muslim tradition. In the overcrowded Jalozai camp of 80,000 refugees from Afghanistan endured squalid…

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