In praise of Cremorne
A vision for the treasured Melbourne suburb preserves its heritage while suggesting creative ways forward.
Build it and they will (hopefully) come
Can Indonesia solve the problems of overcrowded Jakarta by building a new capital on the island of Borneo?
The greening of Melbourne
The city's rapid growth presents some problems for its urban forest strategy.
The right size matters
There are sneaky, under-the-radar home renovation remedies that could help solve our cities' housing crises.
Creating safer public spaces for females
It's not just empty laneways and dark corners where girls and women feel threatened.
From fields of green to a '20-minute city'
With Melbourne’s population continuing to boom, urban planners and academics have a vision for the city to become a network of connected communities where people will be able to walk or cycle to amenities.
Reframing our future technology fears
Don’t worry, your self-driving car won’t kill you – as long as research focuses on people and society, too.
Safe in a city of light?
Very bright and overlit city spaces do not always translate to young women feeling safe in urban spaces, new research shows.
Footpaths are a valuable space for everyday social activity and urban life, but their role is often overlooked in planning urban and public spaces.
A moving idea
We know overcrowded public transport is a major deterrent to using it, but a Monash lab is working to change that.