Space & Innovation

Do Death Differently!

Typical care for human remains is a really environmentally unfriendly process. Here's how we can do death differently!

Baring a truly revolutionary medical breakthrough, the fact is that all of us are one day going to die. But that doesn't mean the spirit of forward thinking has to die with us! This week we look at some emerging alternatives for caring for human remains. From a company that wants to feed us to trees, to a method of shattering bodies Terminator-style, to turning us into vinyl records; we examine some of the more interesting and environmentally friendly methods of doing death differently.