British prisoners put to work building prefab homes
March 13, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Why have inmates manufacture license plates when they can help put an end to a housing crisis?
English city combats climate change with 3 million new trees
January 25, 2017, 3:03 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Manchester's City of Trees scheme will plant one leafy specimen for every resident.
Tiny English village has massive CO2-cutting ambitions
October 6, 2016, 4:02 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The rural Cheshire community has slashed emissions by nearly a quarter over the past decade.
New copyright rules bring busy replica furniture industry in the U.K. to a halt
August 10, 2016, 9:34 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The era of ersatz Eames chairs and knockoff Noguchi coffee tables comes to an end.
London's most beautiful new museum is a 150-year-old sewage pumping station
August 3, 2016, 8:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Likened to a cathedral, the ornate Crossness Pumping Station reopens for public tours following extensive rehabbing.
Why Mr. Potato Head is looking a bit wonky these days
June 29, 2016, 7:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A malformed version of the well-accessorized spud is raising awareness of food waste in the U.K.
Vacation like a monk in this pared-down Welsh holiday house
May 6, 2016, 4:17 p.m. by Matt Hickman
John Pawson's Life House beckons frazzled renters with a 'zone of extreme calm.'
British cemetery could be illuminated by energy generated by the deceased
March 24, 2016, 3:21 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Urn-believable you say? Columbia University's DeathLAB will soon find out.
British homeowners unite to create hedgehog highways
February 4, 2016, 11:34 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Finally, a wildlife conservation campaign that Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle can get behind.
This flood-proof greenhouse has got legs ... and knows how to use them
January 29, 2016, 4:52 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Hydraulics give a British backyard potting shed a lift when needed.
Woman films encounter with wild wolves running along a highway in Canada
This cat is a master of the shell game
Kulning: The haunting, beautiful Swedish herding call that's also a song
8 cooking liquids you shouldn't toss
When is the self-checkout line worth it?
Atheists are less fearful of death than most religious people