It's called e-waste, and it's made of millions of broken, dead, and obsolete gadgets. But often, it's too toxic (and too valuable) just to toss in a dumpster. So it gets recycled. We visited an e-waste recycling facility in upstate New York to see the afterlife of dead tech for ourselves. This video captures what we saw.
Read more here: http://gizmodo.com/watch-your-dead-tech-get-demolished-at-an-e-waste-recyc-1692129445
Video by Michael Hession & Nick Stango
Music by Broke For Free
We come from the future.