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My life in a hotel room: Ireland’s hidden homeless crisis

Laura, do you know where the bag with the antibiotics is? Oh, here. That’s one antibiotic. Don’t know where the room key is. Nuala and her daughter Laura are homeless. For the last two weeks, this hotel room has been their home. I can never find this. There is no normality. It’s the not knowing,… Read More »

Iceland’s Tourism Revolution

This video was made possible by Brilliant. Learn with Brilliant for 20% off by being one of the first 200 to sign up at brilliant.org/Wendover. 50 years ago, Iceland was an afterthought—a small, barren, insignificant island in the North Atlantic. It had little money, little power, and a tiny population. Its economy was primarily dependent… Read More »