Tom Yulsman is Director of the Center for Environmental Journalism and a Professor of Journalism at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Virginia Macdonald lived with her father in New York City and became ill, died, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn.
After the burial, her mother declared her belief that the daughter was not dead when buried and persistently asserted her belief.
Two agencies have produced very slightly different verdicts for this past August.
NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies has found that last month was the second warmest August globally in 137 years of modern record-keeping, surpassed only by August 2016.
Years ago when embalming wasn’t as common and because of inferior medical equipment to detect life there are numerous cases where people have had the terrifying experience of regaining consciousness in their own coffin. Some sources for the list are from newspaper articles or journals and include the exact text which gives you a feeling of the time period.