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Life and Death on the High Seas

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Long after its death, the remains of a beached whale provide life lessons for scientists.

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The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, the National Museum of Natural History, and the National Postal Museum all hold clues to the afterlife. Deep inside their vaults, the evidence for life after death has never been more convincing.

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