August 2, 2013

Architecture, Instinct and Activity

I figured I’d need some guinea pigs for this experiment, so I went out and bought some. Actual guinea pigs. I bought them from a cavy fancier, one of those salt-of-the-earth ladies who breed pedigree guinea […]
July 26, 2013

I want to be this guy:

http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/multimedia/video/2012/belgeddes/video.html.
July 26, 2013

Upstaging Abbot

I was heading to work this morning when I came across Tony Abbot, who may be Australia’s prime minister soon. I live in the small bellwether seat of Bass, where a little pork barrelling goes a […]
July 23, 2013

What to wear for bicycle speed-dating?

If I were to find myself single and tired of the solipsism (that right now I expect I would relish), I would simply post my intension to marry on Twitter. “Send photos and succinct bio to […]
July 19, 2013

The low hanging apple: strict liability laws to protect kids.

Although my niche role in the cycling renaissance is in the specialised areas of architectural and urban design theory, I want to draw attention to something very general, that we all should be focused on. If […]