The sleek white vats stood in rows at the Cryonics Institute (CI) storage facilities in Michigan contain bodies, body parts and pets from around the world. ‘Ironically, while the number of members is growing, I’m only surprised that we’re not more popular,’ he says. ‘Cryonics is like an ambulance ride to a future hospital that may or may not exist some day. ‘The ambulance is there, and if technological trends continue, the hospital will be too,’ he says. MORE : The Brits hoping for life after death by cryogenically freezing their bodiesDo you have a story you would like to share?