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No keys to this future: Millennials ditch cars for transit

Australian millennials are taking longer to get a driver's licence and using public transport more, new research by Monash University shows.

Engineering & technology

New parents hold keys to public transport future

First-time parents are ditching public transport and buying cars, contributing to more congestion in and around Melbourne, new Monash University shows.

Engineering & technology

Consumers splash cash with ethical mind and heart

Consumers today prefer - and are prepared to pay more for - products that use sustainable or recycled materials, new research by Monash Business School reveals.

Business

More than a stripe of paint needed to keep cyclists safe

On-road marked bicycle lanes are not the optimal solution to keeping cyclists safe, new research by Monash University has found.

Medicine & health

Face off - Cyclists not human enough for drivers: study

A new study by Monash University and QUT has found that more than half of car drivers think cyclists are not completely human.

Research
gender terror

Christchurch shooting: what's turning young men into killing machines?

A deeper examination of gender is sorely needed to try to prevent further acts of violent extremism and terrorism.

Lens
smart-homes

Designing future cities: using smart technology to put people first

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.

Lens
traincompressed

How to get more people to use public transport and reduce overcrowding

We know overcrowded public transport is a major deterrent to using it, but a Monash lab is working to change that.

Lens

Meat beefs up men's sexual motivation: study

New research by Monash University shows the humble cut of red meat could help men achieve their dating goals.

Business