What does it feel like to die


    What does it feel like to die

  • 1 Clinical death happens when brain is intact

    If the brain was intact during death a person goes into a phase of clinical death where the heart stops but the brain still works.

  • 2 Biological death

    After clinical death occurs biological death happens if the person wasn't saved. During biological death brain cells die. See also do people remain conscious after decapitation.

  • 3 Survivors of clinical death felt no pain

    According to some people who survived clinical death, they felt no pain at the time of going unconscious.

  • 4 After death brain activity

    Scientists noticed that after death the brain remains active for some time.

  • 5 Tunnel vision

    Some survivors of clinical death reported seeing a tunnel vision. Scientists believe this tunnel vision could be caused by the restricted flow of blood to the eye.

  • 6 Dream like state

    According to a Quora thread, the brain releases endorphin LSD which is a substance that makes a person enter a dream like state where the dream feels so real.

  • 7 Stories of clinical death survivors

    Many survivors of clinical death told stories where they have came out of their bodies and saw themselves on their death bed. Some scientists believe that those stories are the result of the dream like state the brain enters. See how does it feel to die drowning.

  • 8 A slipping away feeling

    Some survivors have described the moment of death as a moment where they slip away into a void.

  • 9 A short nap

    According to a person who survived clinical death twice, dying is like a blank state or a short nap with no dreams or consciousness.

  • 10 It felt like a long time

    Many of those who survived minutes of clinical death said that it felt like they were gone for so long and not just a few minutes.

  • 11 Bright lights are seen by 8%

    According to a nurse who witnessed many near death experiences, the bright light people see is common among 8% of people and it happens due to flooding of phosphenes from the Pineal gland.