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  • How do you want to go out of this world?

  • Probably resting peacefully, slipping away in your sleep, completely unaware of it happening.

  • That makes sense, since most people are afraid of death.

  • So what better way of crossing over to the other side?

  • Then, when you aren't aware us, though, we prefer to go out in a giant explosion, perhaps battling terrorists or a giant gorilla at the top of the Empire State Building, or maybe even giant gorilla terrorists?

  • We just think it be kind of weird to be asleep one moment in the next thing be sitting in the afterlife.

  • But if you die in an explosion, it's quick, painless, and you're fully aware of what just happened and bonus points for going out, killing a bunch of terrorists or rampaging giant guerrillas.

  • But what science have to say about the absolute worst ways to die?

  • Let's dig deep in answer.

  • Yet another of life's most pressing questions eaten alive all right, we didn't exactly consult any scientists on this one.

  • We just figured that dying while being eaten alive has to be one of the worst ways to go.

  • There is, and we're not talking about getting chomped on by an animal and then bleeding out and dying.

  • We're talking about being alive for the entire or at least a large portion of the experience.

  • And there's several ways this could happen to you, even in the safety of your big city.

  • Most large predators will kill their prey with a single bite or blow to a vital area.

  • Lions, cheetahs and tigers all have an innate instinct to go for the jugular and suffocate a victim to death.

  • Bears and mountain lions share this instinct as well, and it exists for the protection of the predator rather than some sense of mercy for the prey.

  • Being a predator is all about taking risks, and every hunt involves the risk of injury, which could be fatal for a predator who needs to hunt daily to survive.

  • That's why most predatory animals have evolved to find the most efficient way to kill rather than wound, pray and risk them fighting back.

  • Some animals, though, show little regard for their own safety in bringing down and eating prey.

  • Enter the hyena, one of the most savage predators in the world, and the last animal you'd want to be eaten by hyenas typically hunt in packs but can often go on solo hunting expeditions.

  • Unlike other pack animals, hyenas, though, don't suffocate their prey.

  • Hyenas start eating their prey alive before it's dead.

  • Pray will find themselves sworn by hungry hyenas who bite and tear into their flesh, often consuming large quantities of it before the animal finally dies from massive blood loss.

  • Typically, this means disemboweling the prey and going for the soft bits around the stomach area, while lesser ranking members ripped the legs from the body so as not to risk angering the senior hyenas who feast on the soft stomach bits.

  • By the time any vital organs air finally consumed the prey, animal has been watching itself be eaten alive for a significant amount of time.

  • Even worse, though, is when solo hyenas hunt while a pack might tear apart prey in a minute or less.

  • The solo hyena follows the same feeding strategy, but that could drag death out over many minutes.

  • Even more terrifying is the fact that hyenas have attacked many campers out in the African bush, eating them alive within their tents.

  • If you think you're safe in the city, think again.

  • Just last year, a toddler was eaten alive by ants and only saved from her fate after authorities investigated claims of abuse and neglect by neighbors.

  • By the time the police arrived, the child was completely covered by aunts who had consumed parts of her body.

  • In 2015, a former beauty queen was eaten alive in a nursing home after her body became infested by hundreds of thousands of mites.

  • Staff, not Onley, neglected the woman but were warned not to touch one of her hands for fear it would simply fall off the corner.

  • Who performed her autopsy said it must have taken her months or years to die, and it must have been horribly painful.

  • Slow deaths are probably the worst way todo and our next worst way to die.

  • It's all about going slow, burning alive.

  • Fire hurts.

  • Trust us on this one.

  • We've researched it.

  • But the good thing about burning alive is that typically, you either die from the extreme heat before your body is consumed by flames, like happened with many people burned at the stake, or you're consumed by fire so quickly that it Sears off your nerve endings before you can register much of the pain.

  • But what if the fire was slow to spread and not particularly large?

  • In that case, the fire won't generate so much heat and smoke that it makes breathing difficult leading to asphyxiation.

  • Nor would it spread fast enough to consume large parts of your body and sear off the nerve endings.

  • A slow burning fire starting at the feet would move slowly enough that while any nerves in direct contact with flames would die, all the nerve endings remaining along the length of your body would very much be alive and transmitting pain signals to your brain.

  • Some ancient societies use this particularly brutal method of execution, regularly letting victims be consumed by a controlled fire from the feet up.

  • But today, if you're kind of particularly nasty vehicle accident, you could suffer a similar fate.

  • Imagine being trapped in a cage of broken metal, good Samaritans unable to pull you out as your car slowly burns.

  • The incredible heat would roast.

  • Your body is flame.

  • Slowly consume.

  • You are next.

  • Method of death will have you begging for sweet release and was experienced by one man who was kept alive for 83 days against his will.

  • Radiation death by radiation is a grim prospect and probably one of the most gruesome ways of passing away.

  • When your body is blasted by radiation, the high energy particle zipping through your body can destroy cells or damage your DNA, causing harmful mutations.

  • We're not talking superpowers here unless you're superpower is to get cancer.

  • If exposed to high enough radiation, dose your body cells and even your DNA could be so badly affected that you simply start to break down physically.

  • Typically, a person starts exhibiting radiation sickness after an explosion of about 200 rim.

  • For comparison, a chest X ray is equivalent to about 0.2 rim at 200 or higher rim.

  • The risk of cancer is drastically increased and odds of survival begin to plummet.

  • You could look forward to a slow, lingering death in a hospital bed that could take weeks or months.

  • And unlike regular cancer, which is a chance of being treated, the damage caused by radiation is so severe that the resulting cancers air simply unstoppable.

  • The only way to save you would be to repair your DNA, something we're currently unable to dio What if you had no DNA left in your body, though, like a Japanese man in 1999 who became the Onley human in history toe have no DNA.

  • Hisashi Obuchi was a technician at a nuclear power facility who suffered the greatest direct radiation exposure of any person to date.

  • The accident occurred when too much urinal nitrate solution was dumped into a precipitation tank, pushing the uranium content to a level that caused the fuel tank to go supercritical and temporarily become a makeshift nuclear reactor.

  • This resulted in a woochi who is the one pouring the liquid to be blasted with an incredible 17 Sieverts of radiation.

  • That's the equivalent of being blasted with 85,000 chest X rays all at once.

  • Typically, eight C verts are considered fatal, and woochi had received twice that dose.

  • So, needless to say, his outlook seemed grim.

  • Doctors were shocked to discover that the damage to his body was so extensive that they discovered no DNA left in his blood, and soon after the accident, his body began to decompose from the inside out.

  • Incredibly, Obuchi would survive for 83 gruesome days as his body broke down doctors found it increasingly difficult to draw blood, which was itself becoming thick, brackish and brown.

  • Oh, jeez.

  • Flesh began to fall off his body, and nurses were forced to wrap him in bandages just to keep him from bleeding through his own flesh and dying to blood loss Doctors desperately trying to keep Obuchi alive by pumping him with multiple blood transfusions a day.

  • But after just a week ago, she begged that he be allowed to die.

  • His doctors, however, knew this was a once in a lifetime chance to study the effects of radiation on the body and refused his request.

  • The blood transfusions continued and were the only things keeping OCI alive as his own body became unable to produce new blood cells, the bandages his body was wrapped in.

  • We're keeping his flesh from falling off the bone.

  • And in a small act of mercy, which he was placed in a medical coma.

  • Oh jeez, right leg eventually simply fell off the knee, and within a few weeks he resembled a living skeleton.

  • Finally, Hoagy passed away from a heart attack on Day 83 weighing less than a quarter of his original weight and mostly just a skeleton wrapped in a thin layer of flesh.

  • Our next way to die is not just very possible in our modern world, but incredibly painful dehydration compared to slowly falling apart due to radiation, dehydration seems like a rather easy way to die.

  • That's only because you don't know the science of one of the worst ways to die.

  • Whether you're lost in a desert or simply trapped in an elevator for several days, you have about three days before dehydration will kill you.

  • Dehydration starts at losing 2% of your body's weight worth of water.

  • What you can do by nothing more than rigorous exercise for an hour or a long walk on a very hot day.

  • This effectively makes you thirsty.

  • And as your body begins to panic about water loss, it shuts down any ways of losing water that aren't completely vital to your survival.

  • You'll begin to sweat far less, which is bad news, because sweating is one way we keep from overheating.

  • Your urine will also become very dark as your body sends less water to the bladder, and the smell will be much more pungent.

  • After two days of no water.

  • Your blood thickens in your veins, leading to greatly decreased blood flow.

  • This, in turn, causes your skin to shrivel up on your body.

  • And with the loss of blood pressure, you become prone to fainting.

  • Your body will no longer wastewater on sweating, which puts you at a great risk of overheating shortly after your body kills the flow of blood to non vital organs and an attempt to keep you alive.

  • This means that organs within your body begin to wither and die, and toxic waste begins to build up inside you.

  • At this point, you're inside.

  • Slowly start to become a toxic dump.

  • Your muscles also begin to cramp from a lack of water and salt leading to incredible pain.

  • Imagine the worst Charlie horse you've ever experienced, but all over your body instead of just one of your legs, then imagine it lasting for a day or mawr.

  • Eventually, your body simply can't continue functioning without water, and the build up of toxic wastes in your body will become fatal.

  • Unable to expel waste your breaking down organs poison you from the inside out and your blood thickens even further, becoming Maura sludge like paced than a free flowing red red crew V you're familiar with.

  • At this point, if you don't start drinking water immediately, you'll be dead within the day.

  • Turns out there's a lot of incredibly painful in horrifying ways to die, though for us being eaten alive by wild hyenas or even ants in your own home is probably the most terrifying.

  • If this video is scared, you just remember death is inevitable and it comes for all of us.

  • But some of us will experience more horrifying deaths than others.

  • Now to find out MAWR terrible ways to die.

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Scientists Agree THIS is the Worst Way to Die

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/11/29
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