Historic London gasometer reborn as public green space
November 17, 2015, 8:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Once used for gas storage, the skeleton of the Victorian structure now frames a circular park.
Will moving walkways replace trains on London's Circle line?
September 10, 2015, 3:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Likely not, but it's fun to imagine zipping along a train-less Tube.
Prophetic horsemen sculptures emerge from the River Thames
September 9, 2015, 3:20 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Jason deCaires Taylor's sculptural commentary on fossil fuels comes and goes with the tides.
Acrophobia and aquatics collide at London 'sky pool'
August 25, 2015, 4:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Just imagine floating high above the city in a clear-bottomed swimming pool. Or not.
London's flamboyant Olympic tower to get white-knuckle new addition
August 3, 2015, 10:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
If there ever were a super-tall public sculpture begging for a tunnel slide ....
Barnacle-like sleeping pods provide shelter to London's homeless
July 27, 2015, 12:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
James Furzer's simple design is still situated on the streets — yet lifted slightly above them.
Honoring the U.K.'s first female photojournalist
June 22, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Christina Broom is widely heralded as one of the most important women in early press photography.
British cancer center spotlights the healing power of good design
June 15, 2015, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Heatherwick Studio's mighty pretty design for Maggie's Centre Yorkshire resembles a cluster of massive potted plants.
Swimmers descend on London's plant-cleaned public bathing pond
May 27, 2015, 3:20 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Would you hop (no diving allowed!) into a chlorine-free urban swimming hole that's open to the public?
Cow poop-powered bus breaks speed record in the U.K.
May 26, 2015, 12:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With a recorded land speed near 80 mph, this cow pie-powered passenger bus can positively fly.