News tagged with suburbs

The future of the suburbs

Few living environments are more universally maligned than the suburbs. The suburbs stand accused of being boring, homogeneous, inefficient, car-oriented, and sterile. Some critics even argue that the suburbs make people ...

dateSep 26, 2013 in Social Sciences
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Bats hang out in the burbs

The greatest diversity of small insect-eating microbats in the Sydney region is not in the national parks that ring the city but in its western suburbs, according to a new study.

dateJul 31, 2012 in Plants & Animals
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