Car parking occupies a large proportion of urban areas, and cities cannot keep sacrificing so much space to meet demand.
The global trend is to free up valuable city space by reducing parking and promoting other forms of transport that don't clog roads and pollute the air. Australian cities are still putting cars first.
PNG’s foreign policy to be “friends to all and enemies to none”.
From a naval base development to asylum seekers on Manus Island, there were many things the two leaders had to discuss.
Children quickly took to the robot and developed a relationship with it.
Maitland Lutheran School, of 240 students in rural South Australia, found a way to teach children programming code and an old Aboriginal language. The answer was Pink, the robot.
No wonder you feel so bad. Coughing can be physically exhausting. But it’s your body’s way of getting rid of irritants or extra mucus.
Dry, moist, productive, hacking, chesty, whooping, barking, throaty. Which type of cough do you have and why?
Sirabi was the real backbone of Pride Rock.
Lions don't generally have armies of hyenas, but not every aspect of The Lion King is inaccurate.
A Royal Victorian Small Homes House, designed in conjuction with The Age newspaper, 1955.
Photo: Wolfgang Sievers. Pictures Collection, State Library Victoria
Renewed interest in mid-century modern houses is more about substance than style. They represent the emergence of a new spirit and a coming of age in postwar Australia.
The average festival goer is young, white, well educated and employed.
Most drug use among Australian festival goers appears to be occasional and isn't problematic. But a small group experience higher rates of drug-related harms.
Artists Damon Kowarsky and Hyunju Kim produced a series of 51 artistic interpretations of elements from the Periodic Table.
From heavy metal to lighter than air gas, these elements and others from the Periodic Table are transformed into artworks that go on display from today.
A ‘revenge body’ is built to show someone how well you are doing without them. With the advent of social media the phenomenon is increasingly popular.
The 'revenge body' was once the domain of celebrity gossip. But with the advent of social media, anyone can publicly display a 'new' body post break-up.
Bluey is not just a TV success story - it also contains important parenting wisdom.
Children's show Bluey is not just a gem of Australian art - its messages are also remarkably consistent with scientific literature on parenting.
It’s quicker to use hand sanitiser than soap and water, which means people might be more likely to use it.
Washing your hands helps protect against the flu. So it makes sense for governments to make hand sanitisers available in public places.
Was velociraptor a feathered friend? Here’s one artist’s impression.
When the first Jurassic Park film came out, we didn’t know which dinosaurs had feathers. But a few years later, a very important discovery was made that changed our thinking on how dinosaurs looked.
The failure of infrastructure subsidies is no surprise to economists that have studied the problems of the Murray-Darling Basin for decades.
Billions of dollars have been spent on infrastructure schemes in the Murray Darlling Basin with no measurable improvement.
Nests are not for sleep. They are for babies.
We need to understand what a swallow's nest is really for – and it is not mainly for sleeping.
Seorang perempuan Muslim Rohingya dari Myanmar menggendong anaknya saat mereka tiba di Kuala Kedah Jetty, Malaysia, 3 April 2018.
Hak untuk bekerja bagi pengungsi di Malaysia akan berguna untuk memberdayakan mereka, memberi kesempatan untuk mengakumulasi sumber daya sosial dan modal, serta memberi manfaat bagi mereka dan negara.
A Rohingya Muslim woman from Myanmar holds her child as they arrive at Kuala Kedah Jetty, in Kedah State, Malaysia, April 3, 2018.
Granting refugees in Malaysia the legal right to work will empower them, give them the chance to accumulate social and capital resources, and benefit them and the country.
Non-fatal strangulation can have serious health effects including memory loss, paralysis and miscarriage.
This week, Victoria has joined several other states and committed to introducing a non-fatal strangulation offence. This move will change the way domestic abusers are prosecuted.
From 2006 to 2016, the population of Melbourne’s inner city grew by 78%.
The inner cities of Australia's major state capitals are failing to meet the needs of families in terms of space, amenities and affordability.
Mental illness is more common among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders than in the non-Indigenous population.
A culturally specific screening tool for depression has been successfully tested among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. This is why it's so important we start rolling it out.
Chris Masters, Tony Fitzgerald and Joh Bjelke-Petersen were all central to the inquiry that rocked Queensland.
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With its details of widespread corruption, the Fitzgerald report remains a cataclysmic event in Queensland politics, and still resonates today.