logo

Video encyclopedia

Decapitation

1:59

Ohio Replaces Lethal Injection With Humane New Head-Ripping-Off Machine

2:45

Beheadings In Saudi Arabia

0:49

Death Penalty: Execution by firing squad a more humane form of capital punishment?

3:58

Capital Punishment - Guillotine Mundicide

3:00

Execution of man, who beheaded five daughters in Madhya Pradesh, stayed

Decapitation is the complete separation of the head from the body. Such an injury is fatal to humans and most animals, since it deprives all other organs of the involuntary functions that are needed for the body to function, while the brain is deprived of oxygenated blood and blood pressure.