How much would you pay to claw back some extra time? Would the answer be different now that, as one of the few silver linings of COVID 19, you can work from home a lot more? Would it be $10 a week? $20 a week? Transport expert Professor David Hensher actually knows the answer. (Spoiler: It’s a lot!)
The death of commuting is making many of us happier, but has 2020 really been our one-way road out of traffic congestion? And if it is, how will our cities look on the other side?
BONUS EPISODE: Recession revisited
Forecasting the future: The science of prediction
Slang and sleeping dialects: the evolution of language
Masculinity 2.0. Why is it so hard to move past toxic masculinity?
Underwork or overwork? Finding the right balance
Why humour does more than make you laugh
How images change your political opinions
Why it's worth your neighbours becoming good friends
What is it about food that helps us connect?
Why one woman's quest to access the Palace Letters changed Australian history
RECESSION-19: Ross Gittins on why this recession is different.
Symbolism and sentiment: Professor Megan Davis on the representation of Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia.
Working from home: blessing or curse?
Stigma and Suicide: Jane Pirkis on the mental health of men
Educating for an uncertain future: Peter Shergold on Australia’s education sector.
Wicked problems: Fiona Stanley on how to create a society we actually want.
The good fight: Allan Fels on fairness, mental health and why CEOs get paid so much (and shouldn't)
Artificial Intelligence: Genevieve Bell on building a new way of thinking
TRAILER S2 - Our world in transition
The Poetry of Science
Mysterious Radio: Paranormal, UFO & Lore Interviews
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