RMIT and ACMI join forces to support next gen creatives
RMIT will become ACMI’s Major Research Partner, in an expanded four-year partnership building on the successful relationship established in 2016.
How GPS now helps us forecast rain more accurately
Scientists are using GPS signals to measure air moisture for better weather predictions.
'We should make a game about this': The story behind Untitled Goose Game
RMIT PhD researcher and games designer Michael McMaster proves that research isn’t all work and no play as his now viral Untitled Goose Game takes off.
Can apocalyptic games prepare us for future sustainability threats?
What can playing apocalyptic games teach us about climate change or energy security? Urban resilience expert Dr Anthony Richardson explores how games can tackle future challenges at the global gaming festival PAX in Melbourne.
RMIT alumni in the UK fostering sustainable change
From humanitarian education to urban planning, meet two RMIT alumni based in the United Kingdom who are contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
New research centre to investigate safer automated decision-making
A major new research centre will investigate how rapidly emerging autonomous decision-making technologies can be used safely and ethically for all Australians.
Melbourne as a playable city
This Melbourne International Games Week, the playable cities project explores how technology can reconnect us to our cities and bring urban play to everyday life.
Media more important than ever as political moralities decline
The media must call out nonsense when it sees it and distil dishonest rhetoric from the debate, not contribute to it, according to RMIT’s newest Adjunct Professor, Barrie Cassidy.
Opening up the outdoors for Aussie wheelchair users
An RMIT graduate has won the national James Dyson award for his invention of a portable and affordable accessory that allows manual wheelchair users to access any terrain, anywhere, anytime.
From classroom to lounge room: Five things I learned from presenting Australia by Design
Taking her love of design to the small screen, an RMIT student is co-presenting a show that puts the spotlight on design innovations in Australia. She shares her experience and top tips.
An unforgettable year – Sans Forgetica turns one
One year after Sans Forgetica – a typeface that could help people remember more of what they read - was released into the world, the RMIT trio behind the project reflect on the wild ride that ensued.
Research to transform biosolid resource management
A new research centre is set to transform Australia’s biosolid use as a valuable resource, providing new practices, technologies and products for improved land management and training.