Coffins, tombstones and normal funeral proceedings are so last year
. This unconventional way of being buried might just be the future. This unique burial method originated in Italy and is titled The Capsula Mundi project, created by designers Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel.
The designers created an organic, biodegradable pods that actually transforms the body of the deceased into a tree. As this occurs, the body would turn into nutrients for the tree that would allow it to grow.