Alternative Afterlives #3: Capsula Mundi

Credit: Capsula Mundi   Capsula Mundi (Life Capsule) is an Italian service similar to previous examples I have found which want to create forest cemeteries. They will take bodies or ash and encase them in a dirt pod, plant them and then plant a tree on top so that it can absorb the nutrient. The…

Alternative Afterlives

Andvinyly – creates vinyl records from ashes of the deceased as memorials Website  My Article Bios Urn: a funeral urn using ashes of the deceased to grow a tree. Website   My Article Capsula Mundi: created a pod to bury deceased people which also feeds trees above them Website   My Article Celestis: launches your ashes into…

The Griffin Warrior

The tomb of a 3,500 year old Bronze Age warrior was found near Pylos (an ancient city in southwest Peloponnese) with a trove of treasure. Discovered near the Palace of Nestor, the best preserved Mycenaean palace and the one from The Odyssey, he was believed to be a powerful warrior or priest from the Mycenaean…