Timed Cities, such as those being planned for Milan and Paris, are aimed to change the way cities work. The idea is to create a community where all amenities are within walking distance. Sam Shingles from THINK gets in touch with researchers at the University of Malta who are examining what these timed cities would look like in the Maltese Islands. Read More
Travel time studies are important for transport geographers, especially on island archipelagos. Small islands like Gozo depend on outside links for their infrastructure. My (Marthese Cini) research study focused on Gozitan commuters working in Malta and the recent discussions on ‘connecting’ the islands. Specifically, I studied whether a ferry or a tunnel would be more suitable for their needs. Read More
Function, form, safety, and environment. SYLO is a family of hybrid cycle rickshaws that fulfils all four design pillars to... Read More
The start of a new scholastic year can bring about feelings of excitement to some and dread to others. After... Read More
Emmanuel Francalanza imagines how Malta’s transport system might look in 2025. Illustrations by Sonya Hallett... Read More