A Carbon Neutral Internet

Earth’s CO2 concentrations have hit their highest levels in 3 million years. In the same period, the internet reached 4.4 billion active users. A recent Nature article estimates that the internet produces 2% of global emissions, putting it on par with the aviation industry. Contributing…

Contemplation on not-ending, not-concluding

My residency in motherhood Many months ago, I set out to understand what a “small utopia” meant to me. Prompted by the birth of my son, and against the backdrop of social and political upheaval the world over, I strove to reevaluate what matters to…

It’s capitalism, stupid.

Residency report: March I’m well into my activist-in-residency in motherhood, and it seems like a good moment to write up my thoughts so far as I read and talk to friends about utopias and “a better world”. I began this project with a far-reaching syllabus,…

Activist in residency (in motherhood)

What is it? This is a self-directed residency taking place during my parental leave. Over the next few months, between nap times and playing with my infant son, I’d like to investigate: Small utopias. What does “a better world” mean to me? What intellectual and…

Zephyr Berlin: Successfully funded and shipped. What’s next?

We did it! Zephyr Berlin is fully funded via Kickstarter. We produced 100 pairs for our first edition batch and shipped them out all over the world. It’s been such a joy hearing the feedback and seeing photos of people wearing their pair. I’ve particularly…