Tech for Change

From 3D-printed prostheses to burgers grown in science labs to smarter mobility for the elderly or infirm (or just helping us get more sleep at night), tech improves our lives every day in a million ways beyond simply making things more convenient. Tech can have a meaningful impact — that’s why we call it Tech for Change. Here are the companies and people fighting to make a difference.

This fungus-based coffin doesn’t preserve your corpse. It decomposes it

Netherlands-based Loop has the most original startup concept of 2020: Decomposable coffins made out of fungi. Here's why that matters.
Loop coffin

The UN’s 2020 biodiversity report is ugly, but there’s still hope

The United Nations new report on biodiversity finds none of the targets set in 2010 have been met.
un biodiversity report 2020 jungle