Alcor receives “Best of Phoenix Award” from Phoenix New Times

In an odd but unusually appropriate category, Alcor received the 2012 award for “Best Second Chance” in the Best of Phoenix awards from the Phoenix New Times:

BEST SECOND CHANCE: Alcor Life Extension Foundation

With a slide show:

Best of Phoenix 2012: Tour Alcor Life Extension Foundation with Max More

Phoenix Magazine article about death in Arizona includes Alcor

“What happens to your body after death? Probably what you expect – but then again, this is Arizona, so maybe not.”

So leads a 4-page article in Phoenix Magazine. The last 1-1/2 pages are about Alcor.

Death (un) Ltd.

Update: link now goes to the Wayback Machine.

Colorado Springs Gazette article on Alcor following court case

Following a Colorado Springs court case where the desire of an Alcor member to be cryopreserved was upheld, the local paper ran this story on Alcor:

Cryonics lab Alcor, holder of Springs woman’s remains, takes low-key approach

Update: Link now goes to the Wayback Machine.