cryonics

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the freezing of a seriously ill or recently deceased person to stop tissues from decomposing

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With a brand-new trilogy underway and Chief's return to active duty after lying in cryo-sleep for nearly five years, adrift in the deep reaches of space, there's probably no better opportunity to really show what this universe and these characters are made of.
When Sam awakens from his cryo-sleep, he finds this world is not the world he remembers.