Korogocho

Beatrice Nyariara lives in Korogocho. It’s widely considered to be Nairobi’s most dangerous slum.

A while back, men in her community started to attack the “grandmothers” of Korogocho at night.

Beatrice decided enough was enough. It was time to fight back.

A beautifully shot and voiced video that examines the potential impacts of water shortages in modern cities. Day Zero examines the water shortage crisis in Cape Town, where residents are “having to cut their daily water usage down to a limit of 50 litres per day per person”.

I really enjoyed this staff pick from Vimeo. Life Cycles

An observational exploration of routine, monotony, attention and distraction. Will we continue to let events pass us by uncontested, or will we decide to break the cycle?

Wrinkles in the Apple lifestyle. When you are changing clothes while listening to a podcast and you accidentally knock your AirPods out of your ears.

It’s Sunday morning and I think the most exciting thing I will be doing today is going for a walk. Watching this video made me feel that perhaps I should be a little more adventurous. vimeo.com/265070712

Really wish there was an academic writing app that supported markdown, easy referencing, and collaboration. Have spent much of the last week looking around but have not found anything.