Cell phones these days seem to have a fairly short life-span, but something in the works could change that for the future.

Phonebloks is the plan for a phone that lasts longer and is more sustainable than current cell phones. How? By making them entirely personalized with interchangeable bloks that have designated features.

Throughout 2013, Phonebloks has made leaps and bounds of progress and is now in the process of building an official prototype phone.

To learn more about Phonebloks, check out these videos: