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Why your next must-have gadget will probably self-destruct

Major advancements in the field of transient electronics have paved the way for gadgets that evaporate. That's important for consumers, and the planet. 

Cornell University

Electronics. They're pretty good, right?  But while this year's Apple HomePod or other device du jour reigns supreme, there are many (many!) other gadgets from yesteryear that are filling up landfills nationwide. It's not a good thing.  In 2014, over 41 million tons of e-waste was generated across the globe, with only 6.5 tons of that sent to electronic recycling programs. 

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