Treehouses, gardens and greenhouses will be part of new South Australia bushfire prevention strategy

The Government will deploy more than 20 million hectares of new bushfires prevention trees, shrubs, vegetation and other natural defences, in the State’s most severe wildfire season.Key points:The State Government says more than 25 million hectares have been planted, but it’s not yet clear if the trees will be effectiveThe State and Territory governments will …

How to paint a landscape in a flash

A new technology can make it easier to paint your home or business landscape, without having to buy paint and other equipment.It’s called a flash-painting program and it’s the latest in a long line of advances in technology.Its called the FlashPaint, and it works by combining digital photography with computer vision to produce an accurate …

How the City’s £8.5bn plan to overhaul the streetscape could be worth millions to the city

LONDON – The City of London has unveiled plans to make the streets of the capital more greener, more beautiful and safer.The mayor of the UK’s biggest city said the plan was aimed at making Londoners feel safer, healthier and more comfortable, and also to reduce pollution.It aims to transform the city’s “chronic and pervasive” …