Episode 12: Designing future cities
The challenge of providing appropriate care to an ageing population means the rate of technological innovation needs to be stepped up and more smart homes created.
A moving idea
We know overcrowded public transport is a major deterrent to using it, but a Monash lab is working to change that.
The fake news on public transport
Don't believe the hype when it comes to reports that driverless cars are the answer to our traffic problems.
Learning from London
As Melbourne's population continues to grow, building more roads isn't the answer to its transport woes.
Crowd-mapping gender inequality in the city
Uncovering real experiences of gender in public places, from sports facilities to public transport, community services and infrastructure, to simply walking down the street.
Why the bookies love a grand final
The culmination of the year’s footballing contests gave opportunistic sports betting companies the chance to grow their markets.
Hook, line and original thinker
A trailblazer for professional women in the tough world of mechanical engineering and mining, Sarah Coleman is also saving Australian industries money through productivity improvements. And she’s a fishing champion.
How to make our cities safer for women
Australia has guidelines for designing safe parks, but the stories of many women show these are not enough. We must involve women in co-designing these shared public spaces.
Melbourne public transport: a wish list
Victoria has been allocated almost $7.8 billion for public transport infrastructure in the federal budget. But what are the long-term solutions?
Unlocking the mysteries of coeliac disease
Vaccination may one day allow coeliac disease sufferers to have their cake and eat it, too – but many questions remain unanswered.
Creating safer public spaces for females
It's not just empty laneways and dark corners where girls and women feel threatened.
Mining’s new fly-in fly-out workers
AI, robotics, advanced vision systems and drone-building are redefining one of the oldest sciences – geology.
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