Rising sea levels are an increasing threat to the US coastline

What can communities in the United States, such as Miami, do to reduce the damage of increased high-tide flooding caused by rising sea levels?  The incidence of high-tide...

What we can learn from the Miami building collapse

The unexplained collapse of a 12-storey Miami unit block has implications for apartment buildings around the world.   At 1.25am EDT on June 24, an apartment complex in Surfside, South...

How smart street furniture is reshaping our cities

Smart street furniture improves accessibility and connectivity in our cities, but important questions about data access and security remain unanswered. A study by the University...

How road surfaces can help cut heat and greenhouse gas emissions

Choosing the right kind of road surface significantly reduces air temperatures and helps cut greenhouse gas emissions, a study has found. Researchers at the Massachusetts...

Smart technology to help cut traffic congestion and city travelling times

A world-first project using artificial intelligence to help ease traffic congestion and reduce commute times in major cities could be available soon. The University of...

Water security: How to avoid another Day Zero disaster in South Africa

Water security remains a crucial issue in South Africa despite a period of high rainfall, says a water security expert. Mike Muller, Visiting Adjunct Professor...

Overseas skilled workers needed, says road and rail bosses

The lack of skilled workers from overseas threatens the delivery of major transport infrastructure projects in Australia, warn two of the nation’s leading transport...

City of Darwin wins Smart City Achievement of the Year award

The City of Darwin’s myDarwin Support Local Program has won the Australian Achievement of the Year and the Smart City Achievement of the Year...

Canal-top solar installations create energy and reduce water loss

A plan to cover California’s 6,400-kilometre network of canals with solar panels would save more than 246,000 megalitres of water each year by reducing...

New Zealand must reduce emissions by 60 per cent to meet 2030 net zero...

New Zealand’s transport sector must decarbonise by 2030 if the country is to meet the Paris Agreement target to limit warming to 1.5 degrees

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